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Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 15:00
Open today: 09:00 - 15:00
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Had a beautiful couple of hours visiting here. We were able to pat the dolphins at no extra charge... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Annette N
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Awesome

This is certainly no SeaWorld it’s a small park with no rides or bells & whistles but that’s why we... read more

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JennyS5392
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The name 'Dolphin Marine Magic' is a trading name for the iconic Pet Porpoise Pool Pty Limited. Dolphin Marine Magic is located on the beautiful Mid North Coast of NSW, in the city of Coffs Harbour and sits approximately midway between Sydney and...more
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65 Orlando St, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a beautiful couple of hours visiting here. We were able to pat the dolphins at no extra charge. The dolphin show was educational as well as entertaining. The ladies who ran the show did an excellent job and everything was easy to hear and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is certainly no SeaWorld it’s a small park with no rides or bells & whistles but that’s why we loved it.. Before you sit down to watch the Dolphin show you have the opportunity to have your photo taken with a Dolphin who kindly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our son was blown away when, as a three year old, he hand feed the Penguins. 8 years later, the effect was the same. A really good morning out for an intimates experience with dolphins, seals, penguins and other sea life.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mike D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Dolphin Marine Magic on the 15th January 2019 as a family my husband,myself and our son who is 13 and daughter who is 10. My daughter and I did the Shallow Dolphin experience with a beautiful dolphin named jett , we could not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

During our recent visit to Dolphin Marine Magic at Coffs Harbour on the 15th January 2019 we were extremely disappointed and outraged by the service and attitude of the staff and disgusted at the parks appearance and state. We spent $96 to enter and travelled...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JaneQLD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dolphin show was interesting, with some audience participation, however they focused more on young children than teens or adults. Photo opportunities with dolphins and sea lions was exciting. I enjoyed being able to pat a dolphin's stomach (at no cost!). But it was all a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my 2 year olds 2nd visit and her request. She loves looking at, and watching the animals but is still too afraid to touch. Her favourite activity was the solitary island fish tank, my favourite is always the dolphin and seal kisses. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved visiting this park. Staff were caring and respectful to the needs of the animals as well as being attentive to visitors. Definately worth the visit. !More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Breenie05
tdfg, Managing Director at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Breenie05 and thank you for your review. All our staff here at Dolphin Marine Magic are dedicated to the health and welfare of our animals and to ensuring that all guests leave with a greater appreciation of these beautiful creatures. I am glad that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our morning at Dolphin Marine Magic. A little over $100 for the family plus photos and some food and/or souvenir equals approx $200 for half a day. Not cheap but pretty good value for money. They won’t let you use your own camera/phone...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank coln2013
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you coln2013 for you review. As one of the only marine wildlife parks in Australia where you can get so up close and personal with the magnificent animals under our care I believe that our pricing is more than competitive. The income we generate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the park on 6/1/19 and had a lovely day out. The kids loved patting the dolphins and feeding the penguins. Our kids were lucky enough to swim with dolphin ‘Bella’ guided by trainer Stacey, and it was amazing experience! Stacey was lovely with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laura H
tdfg, General Manager at Pet Porpoise Pool - Dolphin Marine Magic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Laura H for your kind review and I will be sure to pass your feedback on to Stacey. All our carers are dedicated to the well being of our beautiful creatures and to ensuring that every guest leaves Dolphin Marine Magic with a...More

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Armyo
9 October 2018|
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Response from tdfg | Property representative |
Hi there. There is cover, we can supply umbrellas and you can purchase plastic ponchos at a minimal cost. The cafe has a great range of affordable meals and hot and cold drinks. The animals don't care if it rains so the... More
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HazWatson
24 February 2018|
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Response from solange B B | Reviewed this property |
This are rescued animals and they only keep what cannot survive in the original settings when these animals have disabilities from fish boats and ships isn't it better for them to be cared for than not
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Dallis05
1 October 2016|
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Response from paiges252 | Property representative |
Hi Admission prices vary depending on a number of factors. More information can be gleaned from our website. General admission for an adult is $36.00 and child 3 years or older is $19.00. Included in that price is all the... More
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