Potoroo Palace, Merimbula
Explore a wide variety of native and endangered Australian species at Potoroo Palace, a nonprofit sanctuary offering visitors a chance to observe potoroos, swamp wallabies, eastern gray kangaroos, wombats, koalas, snakes, and birds. This nature park offers hands-on tours for children, which provide an educational and entertaining way to learn about the importance of environmental conservation. You can roam among the kangaroos, walk through the aviary, hand-feed the emus and ducks, or go for long rides on the park’s popular mini train. The sanctuary’s café serves hot coffee and light meals, and hosts regular live music afternoons. Add Potoroo Palace to your Merimbula travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Merimbula trip tool .
Potoroo Palace Reviews
We had a lovely morning here, it is so peaceful and relaxing and the children loved feeding the animals, the kangaroos are a plenty and so tame and relaxed. The staff are lovely and so accommodating a... more »
Stopped in for the enclosure visit with the Koalas. It did not disappoint! Jeanne did an excellent job giving us the history and information about the Koalas and how to actually pet them to not cause ... more »
What a beautiful sanctuary. So peaceful and calm. The kids really enjoyed seeing and learning about the different animals. The cafe was lovely too and it was great to have several vegan food options. Definitely recommend visiting with or without kids.
Beautiful sanctuary only few kilometers from Merimbula. Feel the love & care for some of the most beautiful and unique animals that habit this gorgeous country. Well worth the visit & experience the serenity & natural beauty it has to offer.
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