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The Big Banana Fun Park

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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In 1964 John Landi wanted something to make passing traffic stop at his road side banana stall. He had heard of a "Big Pineapple" in Hawaii and thought that something big would definitely stop traffic. With assistance of 1200 pounds and local...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
351 Pacific Hwy N, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6652 4355
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All reviews water park ice skating laser tag banana split toboggan ride mini golf lolly shop giant slide cheese shop candy making plantation tour great stop worth a stop road trip other attractions great fun photo opportunity
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I don't know why I haven't stopped here before. I suppose I keep driving in fear of losing valuable time. But when the kids are on the verge of rioting, there wad a load of things (slides, water park) for the kids that I didn't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pauldM4282TZ
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took the children here on tge way to our holiday was a lovely place food was abit pricey but was so yummy i really want to take the kids back :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Q2755TYkristy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was pretty disappointed in a lot of the big banana The big racer(slide) was pretty cool but the walk is very steep and long much more then you think but was pretty cool! The water park was a massive disappointment only really good for 5...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Taquiah N
Reviewed 5 days ago

Always exciting to see a 'big' fruit, larger than human sized! Love browsing through the little knick knack and souvenirs in the gift shop, toboggan run is fun, lolly making great to view and iceskating is great to wear the kids out on. The only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 246marly
Reviewed 6 days ago

I really wanted to give it 5 stars but for me the only thing that lets it down is value for money, or lack of it, but apart from that, don't bother with Port Macqaurie attitude and old and boring pool, travel 90mins North and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every year we go while on holidays. Maybe I remember when it was about the bananas and experience. Walked through the big banana and sad to see it not working and rundown inside. Only if they put that much effort into what they are famous...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank grantstar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only went to the water park, lolly shop and cheese shop. We were the only adults without children at the water park but we had fun anyway. It’s definitely for young families though. Lolly shop was cool because you got to watch them make...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Codysnow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited today and did the Theatre & plantation tour as well as mini golf. The theatre presentation was quite informative, impressive and exciting. It was quite a good surprise to have the interactive rain in the middle. The lighting and props behind the screens...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank amandajoco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was along with my tennis trip to the Gold Coast as well. Had fun with the toboggan ride. Was expensive but just did it a couple times because it was a one off. Burger was close to 20bucks, nothibg spectacular.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eliyad2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a truly boring place, not worth anything other than a quick stopover for a photo-op next to the big banana. Don't waste your time on getting in, though.

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 16, 2018|
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Response from Ginges_revenge | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get a good coffee there.
November 21, 2016|
Response from Michael L | Property representative |
Hi Boggli, The best way to explore pricing is via our website, or call 0266524355. We look forward to seeing you!
November 21, 2016|
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Response from AfricaEddie | Reviewed this property |
website. big Banana no charge but theme parks fees apply