Billabong Sanctuary, Townsville

4.5
#1 of 10 in Wildlife in Townsville
Cuddle koalas and feed cassowaries at Billabong Sanctuary, where you can have close encounters with Australian wildlife, from kangaroos to crocodiles. Observe wombats and wallabies in their natural habitat. In the heart of this 11 hectare (27 acre) natural sanctuary, a lake hosts many visiting animals with their young. Shows, talks, and snake handling are also offered. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Townsville using our trip planner.
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  • We visited with interstate visiting family and the loved getting a photo taken holding a crocodile, The presentations are great and staff are very friendly. It is a great place to visit they even have...  more »
  • I have always noticed how many cars are at the sanctuary when driving by each day and now I know why. The interstate adult kids recently came to visit and wanted to go. We spent the whole day there an...  more »
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  • Very enjoyable day spent here! Animal displays are clean and well maintained. Didn't have to wait long between presentations and the presenters were knowledgeable, enthusiastic and friendly. It seems clear that they love their jobs and that comes across when they talk. Highly recommend to any visitors to our region😁
  • Very lovely place. The staff were extremely kind as helpful. Big round of applause to tabitha! She made all the difference to our daughter whom she offered to pet/hold several animals. The kangaroos are a real experience and the koalas charming. We had a really Nice Day and would not doubt for a second to recommend it to others.

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