Koalas, dingos and polar bears, oh my!
Spend the day visiting the Australian animals of the Outback, the Great Barrier Reef and the rainforest and one of Queensland’s zoos, sanctuaries and aquariums. Hand feed a kangaroo, cuddle a koala or learn about conservation at specialty wildlife hospitals. You might even get to meet some special animal friends from overseas like polar bears, rhinos and giraffes!
Crikey! It's as wild as life gets at Australia Zoo, Home of the Crocodile Hunter, with more wildlife and entertainment than you can poke a stick at!
With over 1,200 animals and stacks of free shows daily, it's chock-a-block full of wildlife action and adventure!
Get hands-on with cuddly koalas, waddling wombats, slithering snakes and cute kangaroos.
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The Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum of Natural History is home to the world's largest collection of Australian dinosaur fossils.
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Australian Butterfly Sanctuary is the largest butterfly flight aviary and exhibit in Australia - an all-weather experience in the heart of Kuranda.
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Billabong Sanctuary is a wildlife park featuring over 100 species of Australian animals, specialising in the fauna of North Queensland such as the saltwater crocodile and the endangered cassowary.
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Home to the largest single collection of free flying birds in Australia (some 500 of them!), Birdworld Kuranda displays no less than 60 species of the most spectacular birds from all corners of the planet - as well as from the earth's fast diminishing rainforests.
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The Cairns Night Zoo is a great Aussie night out! Come and see what the Aussies get up to after dark!
Enjoy a delicious barbecue of steak, chicken, fresh prawns, steamed rice and vegetables, salads and desserts.
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The award winning Cairns Tropical Zoo is located on the Captain Cook Highway at Palm Cove, just 20 minutes north of Cairns.
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The Cairns ZOOm and Wildlife Dome is the world's first Challenge Ropes Course in a wildlife immersion exhibit, It consists of 65 elements of crossings and ziplines.
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Carrowong Sanctuary is a 90 acre pristine property completely surrounded by World Heritage listed rainforest.
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Meeting this delightful marsupial is a highlight for many visitors who come to Charleville. Captive bred in Charleville to ensure the survival of the species, this is a great opportunity to learn more about the survival, habits and habitat of the endangered Bilby.
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