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Australian Reptile Park

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Address: Pacific Highway, Gosford, New South Wales 2251, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 4340 1022
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

The Australian Reptile Park is the best family FUN day out! Exciting...

The Australian Reptile Park is the best family FUN day out! Exciting wildlife shows, loads of animal interaction and great customer service is what we are famous for! •Meet Elvis, the crankiest crocodile in Australia •Walk with Hugo, the giant 165kg Galapagos tortoise •See reptiles up-close and meet loads of cuddly Aussie animals •Professional photos with furry and scaly new friends •Venomous snake and funnel web spider milkings •Children's reptilian adventure playground •Animal Encounters - get up close and personal with our animals •Kids 2 Keeper junior zoo keeping workshops for kids 3-18yrs •Behind the Scenes tours •Hand feed friendly free-range kangaroos •Great value - just $85 for a family of four! (2 adults + 2 children) •FREE parking, on-site café, picnic areas, free gas BBQ's Open : 9am - 5pm 364 days a year (closed Christmas day) Find us : 2mins off M1Freeway (Gosford exit), follow the signs

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enjoy the education and the animal where you can sit and have lunch. Education and a lot to see and do.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

enjoy the education and the animal where you can sit and have lunch. Education and a lot to see and do.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a great day out with the family. We took a picnic and used the bbqs that where available in the picnic area to enjoy lunch. The animals where great and the shows where very educational based for the kids. Will visit again.

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Hazelbrook, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went after 3pm and got a $10 per person discount for late entry. 2 hours was enough to see the snakes and reptiles (best exhibt), alligators and crocodiles, koalas, kanagaroos, cassowaries and our 7 year old played in the playground. This is inferior to Taronga Zoo but a smaller less crowded option on a Sunday afternoon.

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Dartmouth, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting relatives in Australia, my wife insisted we "Had to see a kangaroo!", but since we were mostly visiting the urban areas, finding one in the wild was unlikely. The Gosford Reptile Park was the option. Not only do they have lots of interesting reptiles, they also have kangaroos and other iconic Aussie animals. The Kangaroos as especially good, because... More 

Thank Art H
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I bought my niece and nephew along who live overseas and don't have the reptiles in there country , it's a great spot to show the tourists our Aussie wildlife , there's picnic areas for picnic where you can buy or bring your own lunch , a playground on site as well , open space to pat kangaroos and crocodile... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here a few times over the years and the place hasn't changed much. Love the open area where you can have a picnic and pat (or feed) a kangaroo, and the shows are short but informative and entertaining. For a family of 5 though, it's an expensive day out for the amount of animals that you get to... More 

Thank Ursula Z
Wyong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

16.11.16: Today we decided to go to the park for our 'date day' what a great place it is. Cost for 2 adults was $70, all necessary prices, time openings and shows are on their web site. We got there early (9:45am) and would suggest do the same. They start to feed in the morning, so the animals are out... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is awesome! Close and personal with the animals and the staff are caring and so,helpful! Easy to get around and will visit more offen now

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm weekday too us to this attraction. We had memories of it from the eighties, and hoped to see the updated version of this wildlife attraction. We were disappointed. Particularly in the spider section, which had more plastic spiders than real ones. The reptile show was very good. The young volunteers and keepers really knew their stuff and delivered... More 

Thank Linda S
Gosford, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great day out for the whole family. Fun Educational shows teach you about different species of animals from deadly snakes to crocodiles an other animals. Take a walk through the vast expanses of the park and stop for a picnic or buy lunch at the food shop. There's something for everyone at the Reptile Park

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