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Canberra Reptile Zoo

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O'Hanlon Place,, Nicholls 2004, Australia
+61 2 6253 8533
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Exciting and educational

Great spot to get real up and personal with a lot of different reptiles. Was enjoyable chatting... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Caleb R
via mobile
Holding a Snake

Took the kids here and it was fantastic. Been before a couple of years ago but it's even better... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Canberra, Australia
via mobile
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O'Hanlon Place,, Nicholls 2004, Australia
+61 2 6253 8533
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great spot to get real up and personal with a lot of different reptiles. Was enjoyable chatting with some of the reptile carers (?) As they really know their stuff. Best of all, you can pet them. Was my first time petting a snake and...More

Thank Caleb R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Took the kids here and it was fantastic. Been before a couple of years ago but it's even better . Staff walk around and chat about exhibits, you can touch and hold some of the reptiles . They have an outdoor area for kids to...More

Thank chattam2013
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Great zoo with most of the popular animals (no elephants .. but had Tigers, Lions, Giraffes, Bears, Zebras etc) Loved how some of the attractions don't have the big fence infront of you.. great glass walls in the fence line for smaller children to see...More

Thank Emma211085
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The staff were all so lovely and friendly, it was a great place to hit up and be able to befriend and learn about reptiles you'll most likely not be able to get close and personal with. I made a few new friends on my...More

Thank trannberyl
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We came on what was a quiet day and the staff went out of their way to engage with the children and explain about the animals and show us around. Highly recommended.

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I'm personally not a fan of reptiles but I took my three year old and one year old girls and it was really good. The facilities were clean, the animals looked healthy and the staff were very accomodating especially with the kids. We stayed for...More

Thank 1mlovinglife
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Small but interactive you can pat some of the reptiles big and small. Friendly staff, outdoor kiddy play area, new attractions being added over time. Was all in all a fun time.

Thank Rockbock
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Very interactive for the kids, lots of cool reptiles, can touch a lot, very large lizards out the front, plus the crocodile. Kids absolutely loved this place. Highlight of our Canberra trip.

Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This place is walk-able distance from Dinosaur park. A good place to introduce kids to reptile world. There is an entry fee to the park. There is a small crocodile, lot of different types of frogs. You get a chance to see pythons, ( you...More

Thank jimchacko
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

A great place to visit with the kids! Not a huge cost to get in but wow a lot of reptiles to see. Even able to touch some of the reptiles in their displays. We had young children with us and they loved it!!!!

Thank Sarah W
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