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David Fleay Wildlife Park

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Brilliant day out for children

As grandparents with two young ones visiting us on their own we did all the theme parks and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shop17
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Gold Coast
Support a great cause and meet the animals close up!

If you set aside a decent amount of time for your visit and then attend the presentations at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
paulbarber6
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Loman Lane | Corner West Burleigh Road, West Burleigh, Gold Coast, Queensland 4220, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As grandparents with two young ones visiting us on their own we did all the theme parks and attractions on the Gold Coast and David Fleays Wildlife Park came out tops with all of us. The boys, 5 and 9 years old haven't stop talking...More

Thank shop17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you set aside a decent amount of time for your visit and then attend the presentations at the allocated times you get to meet iconic Aussie animals in their natural habitats. There are of course echoes of the past at Fleay’s, but the conservation...More

Thank paulbarber6
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Excellent especially if you have small children as it is not to big - has native birds and koalas to look at, as well as crocodiles, dingo's as well as a bird show at certain times of the day. Has a souvenir shop as well...More

Thank JaxxRotorua
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

A wide range of native animals in extremely well kept enclosures; all looking healthy and happy. The staff were all exceptional, you could tell that they were all proud of what they do and really love it. We had a 4 yr old, a 2...More

Thank koily
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We went for 5 hours on a Friday, our party consisted of two Grandparents, a Mum and 3 kids ages 11, 10 and 3. Tickets for all 6 of us were cheaper than one kids ticket for Seaworld, around AUS$75 for all of us. Lovely...More

Thank Kirsty K
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The park has well constructed boardwalks. Staff were very enthusiastic. However, it was disappointing to see so few animals for the cost of the entrance fee. Sightings amounted to a couple of emus, one dingo and some wallabies. I didn't have the heart to express...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Visited the park on a weekday so it was very quiet apart from one school trip. The rangers were friendly and informative. There is a nice mix of animals here and they look like they are well cared for! There is a little cafe here...More

Thank Emz82_in_uk
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We love taking visitors to this park...its not as big or as flashy as some other nature parks like the Currumbin Wildlife sanctuary, but its a lovely uncrowded low key park, which showcases some wonderful native animals in a very natural environment. There are daily...More

Thank 333Sally333
Reviewed 29 July 2018

A really lovely place with a nice range of animals: crocodiles, koalas, kangeroos, wallabies and lots more. The talks were great and not rammed with people. being able to walk around in with the kangeroos, wallabies and emus was really cool. the shows were great...More

Thank ade1977
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Nice and chilled out. Just followed the shows around. Relaxed, clean and tidy place with interesting animals... Not crowded and noisy like some places.

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6 October 2018|
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Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember the price but it wasn't unreasonable. The park is fairly compact so shouldn't provide difficulties for anyone unless particularly disabled. (Not much more than half a mile's walking in total)
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30 September 2018|
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Response from koily | Reviewed this property |
You can walk through the emu and kangaroo enclosure - we didn’t touch any of the animals but I don’t know if you could have the option to.
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Alexis C
21 May 2018|
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Response from Rachel G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we spent the day from 10am to 4pm and went to all the park talks! You could go for less time as it’s not as big as other parks but we brought a picnic and chilled out in between the talks! Hop that help :-)
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AmyJessicaWalker
8 May 2017|
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Response from Giulia G | Reviewed this property |
Fleays is a part of National Parks and Wildlife Qld. The admission is really good value at around $25 for adults, and offers of reduced prices for groups and families.
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Patricia B
16 January 2017|
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Response from jthompsonrofe | Reviewed this property |
I did a volunteer course at Fleays and amazed to find out the "behind the scenes' machinations of running costs for such a place as Fleay's. never again will I query the cost of entry to such a place give the huge costs and... More
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