Featherdale Wildlife Park, Blacktown

Located on 3 hectares (7 acres) of what was once a poultry farm, Featherdale Wildlife Park offers visitors a rare hands-on wildlife experience just 45 minutes from Sydney. At this park, situated en route to the Blue Mountains National Park, you can encounter koalas, hand-feed a variety of kangaroos and wallabies, and learn about Australia's variety of bird species, reptiles, dingoes, wombats, and crocs. Walk along the zoo's gravel pathways. Bring your own snacks or grab a quick bite at the park's cafe, which also provides free parking. The popular souvenir center sells a wide range of inexpensive Aussie mementos. Before you head to Blacktown, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Blacktown trip planner , to make sure you see all that Blacktown has to offer, including Featherdale Wildlife Park.
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  • If you want to get up close with the Kangaroos and Wallabies then this is the place! You can pay extra for the Koala experience but we had already done that at Taronga. This was a lot easier for my hu...  more »
  • A true fun adventure and well worth it. What a great way to see lots of Austrailia's unique animals up close. You can pet kangaroos and wallabies, get a photo with a Kola and see lots of animal feeds ...  more »
  • Best option within the city limits, to see the whole range of Australian animals, birds, reptiles. Well maintained, fully trees cover and shaded, animals are well kept and cared. Can finish a visit in about 2 hrs. Children will love the encounter with kangaroos and koalas. You can actually touch them and have photos with them. Wide range of Australian fauna on display.
  • Featherdale Wildlife Park is small and well maintained, with a wide variety of animals, reptiles and birds. The whole area can be covered within an hour and half. You can see Kangaroos jumping around freely. You can feed the Kangaroos and also take photos with the Koalas 🐨 The feed is also available in the vending machine next to the ticket counter for $3 Food and beverages are available in the premises. Lots of parking available outside. There is an open parking area too.

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