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Cairns Tropical Zoo

Cairns Tropical Zoo Review

At this 10-acre zoo visitors can hand-feed tame kangaroos, cuddle with koalas, enjoy breakfast with the wildlife, and attend daily snake, crocodile, and bird shows. You'll also be able to see wombats, dingoes, endangered southern cassowaries, and the zoo's star resident—Sarge, a 17-foot, 660-pound centenarian croc. Have your photo taken with a koala, boa, or baby croc for A$18, or all three for A$36. Breakfast at the zoo (from A$53) runs daily until 9 am and includes park entry, full breakfast, and a wildlife presentation.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Captain Cook Hwy., Palm Cove, QLD 4879 | Map It
  • Phone: 07/4055–3669
  • Cost: Entry A$33; 2-park pass to Cairns Tropical Zoo and Hartley's Crocodile Adventure A$61.20
  • Hours: Daily 8:30–4
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  • Location: Palm Cove
Updated: 01-16-2014

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