Great Barrier Reef Sights

Cairns Tropical Zoo

  • Zoo/Aquarium

Published 07/21/2016

Fodor's 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, echidnas, cassowaries, and the zoo's star resident—Sarge, a 17-foot, 660-pound centenarian croc. Have a souvenir photo taken with a koala, boa, or baby croc for A$18. Breakfast at the zoo runs daily from 8 am (groups) or 8:30 am (self-drivers) and includes park entry, full breakfast, and a wildlife presentation.

Sight Information

Address:

Captain Cook Hwy., Palm Cove, Queensland, 4879, Australia

Phone:

07-4055–3669

Sight Details:

  • Entry A$34; 2-park pass (Cairns Tropical Zoo/Hartley's Crocodile Adventure)

Published 07/21/2016

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