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Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage

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“indigenous art”(12 reviews)
Josephine's Gallery is a 'MUST SEE' whilst in Coober Pedy. Wander through the impressive ABORIGINAL ART GALLERY, play a DIDGERIDOO, choose a beautiful OPAL from our extensive range or KISS A KANGAROO. Our passion is raising orphaned kangaroos and we...more
131 - 133 Hutchison St, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
+61 8 8672 5931
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here as our niece was travelling with us and wanted to see and hopefully nurse a baby orphaned kangaroo. The lady giving the talk about kangaroos was very good and informative. I learnt a lot about them that I did not know. There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pookybun p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gallery has some good souvenirs, plenty of aboriginal art from various artists including Tommy Crow at reasonable prices. The highlight was feeding the orphaned red kangaroos, which is done twice a day (and not with traditional pellets, I won't give away what we fed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 374veroniqueb
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

What a surprise to find such a caring group of people caring for these beautiful animals. Extremely knowledgeable and an absolute must if your traveling through. Leave a donation as it goes to a wonderful cause.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarkKT1970
Reviewed 5 January 2019

I was a bit disappointed that on the day we arrived the lady had got up late to feed the kangaroos so when we got there they weren't hungry so not much interaction. However we did all get a cuddle with a joey which was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sophiebG6557YK
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We went here for a Kangaroo feeding where Terry gave the two of us a history of his place and their mining and how they came about caring for injured animals. While we were there we got to feed the kangaroos as well as see...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Q6480SEscottb
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

This is a unique venue combining a souvenir store with local artisan items and paintings for sale with a ‘kangaroo keep’ of sorts. The owner apparently accepts injured kangaroos. The rescue is privately founded and relies on donations. Twice a day at 12 noon and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

One of the best galleries in Coober Pedy. Has some beautiful paintings and indigenous crafts. be there at 12noon and 530 to feed the orphaned kangaroos and wombat. Great fun for the kids.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ALAN B
Reviewed 13 October 2018

A wonderful mix of art and culture with cute furry kangaroos to boot. What's not to love? Was great to see Tommy Crow there again...artist in residence, pretty much. Not many places you can have the artist paint your request while you watch! Buy a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Caz G
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing ! I had such a good time ! I would recommend this to anyone ! Really had a blast !! I loved it

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank emilyoc2018
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I cannot recommend this place enough!! The gallery itself had some fabulous at pieces but our main reason for being there was the Kangaroo feedings! An incredible experience! Terry is doing an amzing job and had all the information about each roo. Completely self funded,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michelle L
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