Flying High Bird Sanctuary, Apple Tree Creek

The largest walk in aviary in Australia covers an area of 5,000 square metres and reaches a height of seven metres, the many varieties of Australian parrots and finches fly free in a natural habitat created especially for them.

Within the aviary, there are hundreds of birds which can be observed at the different feeding stations along the 400 metres of walking track. The majority of the birds are flying free, however some species which are incompatible with the birds in the free flight aviary are housed in separate aviaries.


Adult - $20

Pensioner/Senior/Concession/Student - $17

Children (5-13 years) - $10

Family Pass (2 Adults and 3 Kids) - $56
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  • The potential for this place is immense, for example, dividing the main aviary in half and having the bigger birds (macaws, cockatoos, etc) flying freely (as the sanctuary's name suggests), rather tha...  more »
  • When we visit the sanctuary the birds as well as the Staff really friendly. We could feed the birds and they would hop onto us. Further questions we had about them where answered by the nice lady at t...  more »
  • An excellent, local sanctuary run by caring staff. Birds were friendly and interactive (some could talk) and I was able to have many birds on my shoulders, eating the bird seed. Lovely charming interactive place, would highly recommend it.
  • This is a great bird and animal sanctuary. You can walk with the birds, they come up to you. Some say pricey but money worth spending, cheaper then most fun parks and a great experience, will visit again just for the experience.

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