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David Fleay Wildlife Park

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West Burleigh Rd, West Burleigh, Gold Coast, Queensland 4822, Australia
+61 7 5576 2411
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“hidden gem” (10 reviews)
“david fleay” (22 reviews)
“couple of hours” (10 reviews)
West Burleigh Rd, West Burleigh, Gold Coast, Queensland 4822, Australia
+61 7 5576 2411
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Be prepared to walk a lot, even to get to the park in the first place it's a long walk on the boardwalks through the mangroves. There are not an awful lot of animals and you can't get up close with them like at other...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was brilliant. We went with 2 kids (6 and 7) and they had fun. If you get there early enough, you get to see the crocodiles being fed and a bird show, too. Kiddies had fun, and for us adults it was a great...More

Thank VienneseWhirl91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fleay's is a different to other theme parks. It doesn't have the glitz and the rides but it is so nice just to walk around and enjoy the wildlife and learn about Australia both past and present. We live on the Gold Coast but we...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our visit here, the talks informative and interesting, birds show quite good, Quite park with many Aussie animals. Dedicated to education and protecting Australian wildlife.

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic tourist attraction that is not as well known as the other parks on the coast- great way to spend a Sunday

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Wow, our expectations of this little wildlife park were far exceeded! All of the Rangers were friendly, approachable, knowledgeable and genuinely passionate about their work. It's small enough to be a manageable walk for young children (our 4 & 5 year olds happily did 2...More

Thank Angelo De M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We enjoyed that this park had staff that obviously loved the animals and sharing them with the visitors. The grounds were quite spacious. While walking around we had staff carry the wallaby she was feeding up to us so we could have a pat. She...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here 4 years ago and remembered how natural it was lack of crowds and amazing sights. This time even better.. the baby koala so active. .saw creatures never heard of in nocturnal house. ..spinifex hopping mouse fat tailed dunnart. .both tiny mice so active..also...More

Thank ElsaMiro
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Fantastic for kids.My grandchildren love this place as lots of nature walks animals ,birds etc to see.

Thank jacquilukeaus
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We have been going to the GC for years & just this last visit we discovered the David Fleay Wildlife Park. It is amazing. Excellent price only A$22.50 per adult. Lots to see & there is various shows with the animals. This is not a...More

Thank Lorraine082015
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8 May 2017|
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Response from Giulia G | Reviewed this property |
Fleays is a part of National Parks and Wildlife Qld. The admission is really good value at around $25 for adults, and offers of reduced prices for groups and families.
Patricia B
16 January 2017|
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Response from jthompsonrofe | Reviewed this property |
I did a volunteer course at Fleays and amazed to find out the "behind the scenes' machinations of running costs for such a place as Fleay's. never again will I query the cost of entry to such a place give the huge costs and... More
17 October 2016|
Response from Neville B | Reviewed this property |
$21.50 for adult; $9.85 for child 4-17; child > 4 free; concession/student $14.25