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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
from US$29.28*
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
from US$29.28*
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  • Average8%
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“lorikeet feeding”(152 reviews)
“animal hospital”(103 reviews)
Voted one of the Gold Coast's most popular tourist destinations, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is the crown jewel of the National Trust of Australia (Queensland) [NTAQ] properties. As one of Queensland's earliest nature-based tourist destinations...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
28 Tomewin St, Currumbin, Gold Coast, Queensland 4223, Australia
+61 7 5534 1266
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Currumbin was one of the most unique animal experiences I've ever had. A lot of the exhibits are open and patrons are able to walk through and see some of the animals up close and personal! Some of the shows are hit or miss, but...More

4  Thank pagesoftravel
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

Took my father to Currumbin wildlife sanctuary for a visit on the 4th of December. It would probably be at least 25+ years since we were last there. The visit brought back many childhood memories. Loved the fact the light guage railway was still an...More

28  Thank James R
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Reviewed yesterday

We took our Granddaughter here for a birthday treat,it was a wonderful experience, lots of animals & birds, lovely walks, feed the kangaroos, great place for children, well worth a visit .

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with the family today and learned so much about the different wildlife. We are from the states and it was refreshing to see the different animals that Australia offers. You can go right up and feed the kangaroos, and they will eat right out...More

Thank KirkRyan31
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have recently returned to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and since I was last there it has improved greatly with the inclusion of the Lost island extension which brings an array of new animals like lemurs, Red Pandas and Macaws to the mix. This adds to...More

Thank alexprendergast2
Reviewed 2 days ago

We are from US and had a trip planed to the Gold Coast. We were looking at adventures, and found Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. It DID NOT disappoint. Easy to get to, parking a breeze, FRIENDLY and helpful staff were everywhere. We rode a train to...More

Thank Sacramento56
Reviewed 3 days ago

Its has been a very long time since visiting this wildlife sanctuary. It has grown since last visit. Really enjoyed all the animals as well as having a photo taken holding a Koala. We were not happy with the cafe as very expensive for what...More

Thank Kerri P
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was the perfect birthday treat day for a 3-year old. Interesting displays, up-close experiences with the animals and easy to get around with the little train. The shearing show was corny but fun, and being able to see inside the animal hospital was fascinating...More

Thank MicknAnnie2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cost of $49 per adult to see more fluffy stuffed animals in their many gift stores than real animals. If you are happy to pay $100 a couple to see some kangaroos, 2 overfed crocodiles, koalas, dingoes, koalas, emus, and more koalas then this is...More

1  Thank katie s
Reviewed 6 days ago

this one should be in one's list while visiting the gold coast. the time we were there, construction was underway. but we got up close and personal to the kangaroos that raom a certain area of the sanctuary and got to see koalas, being up...More

Thank ejserolf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was just perfect. We had some technical issues beforehand meaning we had to change our dates a couple of times but Tiffany Callaghan was an absolute gem who solved everything for us promptly and perfectly. She is a real asset to the company and...More

Thank Banana R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great day out. Spent over 6 hours here wandering around. I suggest getting on the train to find the location of the animals before walking around, the area is quite big. Make sure you are around for the lorikeets feeding, either early in the...More

Thank Toni H
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July 20, 2018|
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Response from Janine F | Reviewed this property |
Yes you could. Even though there are food places. You could enjoy your own food. Plenty of places to sit and picnic
Tiziana C
July 19, 2018|
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Response from Bernard R | Reviewed this property |
No you just queue
April 23, 2018|
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Response from Royadip | Reviewed this property |
During my visit one show was going on during day time. Like many other attractions, here also they display such show timings. Once you reach there look for the timings and you may get a chance.