Featherdale Wildlife Park, Blacktown

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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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  • We went to this lovely park today. You can visit it in 3 hours. We spent a long time looking at the Koalas! Got to touch one but no holding. Got to feed several Wallabies . Staff were helpful and info...  more »
  • I went by train and bus from Sydney. Happened to be children in the days of the free lucky! Wombats and the koala bear, and the little Penguin also anyway! Do not touch the butt other Koala koala bear and photos I took! And the valet's brother is on the lookout, a little scary. Sleeping Kangaroo out of fence, was a sleepy Zoo free
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  • We stopped at this wildlife park on the way back from blue mountain and we thoroughly enjoyed the time spent here especially the cute Kaolas ,Wallabies and getting to play and feed the Kangaroos There...  more »
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  • So many great animals to see! I definitely recommend to get in early so you have a chance to see everything they have and the animal experiences on during the day. The cafe is a bit pricey, so maybe bring your own snacks. However the gift/souvenir store is priced quite reasonably for a wildlife park, so pick up a few gifts for your friends and family.
  • Always a great time to be had at Featherdale. One of the few places that still allow you to get up close and personal with Australian wildlife. Great variety of birds if that's your thing but I love the wallabies and QUOKKAS! During mating season you can even see wallabies with their little joeys in their pouches!
  • This is a great place to spend the day. We recently visited again when we had a Japanese exchange student staying with us. It is very reasonably priced and there is plenty of chances for interactions with Australian wildlife throughout the park. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful.
  • Good fun place for kids to visit.. the wallabies were freely moving around which made the experience worthwhile. There was open atmosphere to see the animals and feed them with a token $2 donation.
  • Very small park at the suburb of Sydney. Also a good place to see all the "Australian" wildlife (but in captivity). Also provide possibility to click a pic with Koala as well. If you have limited time and want to see all the unique creatures of Australia, then this can be a good choice.

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