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Halls Gap Zoo

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4061 Ararat-Halls Gap Rd | Halls Gap, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
+61 3 5356 4668
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A great day out

We were pleasantly surprised with the size and presentation of this zoo. The only downfall was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Great day out

Simply put it - you must visit this place to appreciate it. Hand feed the animals what an amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
melbourne, australia
via mobile
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Halls Gap Zoo is Victoria's largest regional privately-owned zoo. View over 160 different species, including Giraffes, Cheetahs, Monkeys, Crocodiles, Kangaroos and Koalas along a 2.5Km wheelchair friendly path. Halls Gap Zoo is involved in several captive breeding programs for endangered species. Enjoy one of our animal encounters hand feeding the meerkats, playing with dingoes or holding an alligator or snake. Facilities include kiosk for snack food and souvenirs, a playground, toilets and an all-weather picnic area with free use of BBQ's. Bus tours, school groups, corporate events and family gatherings welcome
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
4061 Ararat-Halls Gap Rd | Halls Gap, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
+61 3 5356 4668
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with the size and presentation of this zoo. The only downfall was limited options for food on site. If we visit again we will definitely bring a picnic or BBQ

Thank holbolly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply put it - you must visit this place to appreciate it. Hand feed the animals what an amazing experience. Warning - you get attached the the animals. They have feelings and will attach to you. I warned you!

Thank DistantTraveller1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo was great to see so many friendly and different species of animals! They work hard to give them a nice lifestyle however some of the animals we felt had very small cages/areas and they really looked on display as opposed to having areas...More

Thank Amy-Lee H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can grab a bag of animal food at the entrance and walk through the trails. Some sections have free roaming animals like deers, wallabys, peacocks etc which you can hand feed and interact with. Some of the other animals in their enclosure are also...More

Thank Joyce L
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Halls Gap Zoo provides a great environment for the animals and visitors alike. Lots of monkeys and birds plus bison, cheaters, giraffes and a host of native animals. We loved hand feeding the wallabies. Great experience.

Thank Robyn-Wendy
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were not sure what to expect as around the local area there is plenty of Australian wildlife to see outside the zoo. We were very surprised when we went inside. It's well laid out. Lots of exotic animals. The layout to guide you through...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Loved the Zoo, was very surprised at quality and quantity of exhibits, Returned for the Giraffe feeding. best experience ever

Thank derekanscombe
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This zoo was bigger than expected and the staff were amazingly friendly. There's an awesome group of peacocks just walking around the place too. Even with no prior planning we managed to sneak in a tortoise encounter where we both held and petted a super...More

Thank Nikki M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to see..took us 2 hours to stroll around and see all the animals Loved the meerkats! Not to expensive for admission Kids had a ball feeding the animals

Thank Nik U
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Beautifully maintained. Easy walking paths. Plenty of seating along the way to sit and enjoy the views and animals. A brilliant place for the young and old at heart.well worth a visit.

Thank RoadtripTrish
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kuol k
15 August 2017|
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Response from Drew A | Reviewed this property |
It's about A$20. Well worth it. Great little sanctuary.
17 October 2015|
Response from WilliamL168 |
The listing says 2-3 hours.