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We were going to visit this zoo as part of our Queensland holiday but whilst checking for prices on line found that it had closed it's doors for good. We phoned the zoo and found that the owner had sold the land for development.
We happened upon this zoo while driving up the coast. I am so glad we stopped and took the time to visit. We were able to hold a koala! This zoo is small and it really gives you a chance to get closer to the...More
Angela F, Manager at Cairns Tropical Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2016
Many thanks for your kind comments. Our Zoo closed for the last time yesterday and it is great to see that you enjoyed yourself.
We visited the zoo in the morning and had a nice time .
There are many different shows like reptile viewings , bird shows and other things . The highlight of the visit was of course to be able to hold a koala , this...More
Loved it here. Small and compact but full of interesting animals and very informative staff. The croc 'show' was very informative and quite exciting and the bird display was excellent. Lovely afternoon - pity it's closing
We took a trip out to the zoo one afternoon to pass some time and although the kids enjoyed it they did make a comment as to how small some of the enclosures were. I suppose the animals will be moved on soon due to...More