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Coffs Harbour Butterfly House

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Good attraction

Impressive well ordered butterfly house. Good range of butterflies to see. Good information... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Absolutely Beautiful Experience

Definitely worth stopping by. Adored all the butterflies and the photography opportunities... read more

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  • Terrible1%
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“scones”(31 reviews)
“life cycle”(16 reviews)
The Butterfly House is an enclosed subtropical environment where visitors have the opportunity all year round, to get close to nature, be surrounded by myriads of live Australian butterflies and learn about their life-cycle. Our knowledgeable guides...more
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5 Strouds Rd, Bonville, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6653 4766
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Reviewed yesterday

Definitely worth stopping by. Adored all the butterflies and the photography opportunities. Enjoyed a lovely homestyle lunch also. A must visit for all.

Thank cindykh69
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped in here for the first time in August this year and was absolutely amazed by all the butterflies. We sat and watched the butterflies for a while and they funded up landing on us. Definitely take a camera here. Great for a visit for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Coffs Harbour Butterfly House is home to a varied array of the most gorgeous butterflies from Australia - the guide who was on duty on the day of our visit, Bec, allowed me and my friend to hold a gorgeous Cairns Birdwing that was...More

Thank huppypuppy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to experiencing something very special. However the entry and boutique is old and tired and the souvenirs were displayed in an amateurish manner snd much on offer was overpriced and kitch. A scarf style kaftan was $38. The exact style of...More

Thank SusieGC2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice place to visit. The butterfly house is great, and there is a maze to lose the kids in afterwards. The reason we have rated it so low is the cost of entry. Its probably about an hour to go through the...More

Thank LeanneandBrett M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are very friendly and the butterflies amazing. It must be incredibly hard to keep it stocked with them having such short lifespans. It was amazing sitting inside and watching them fly around some even dropping by to say hello. A magical experience everyone...More

Thank Nannyjo01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a very special time when you have so many butterflies fluttering around you. Take the time to admire the and variety of butterflies. Watch a butterfly hatch from its pupa and as it rests and dries it wings. Spend as long as you...More

Thank Nthcoastjude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was beautiful! & so peaceful. The entire place was informative & educational. Was much better than we had expected. There was even an outdoor maze with an educational activity sheet to complete. We went there with my sister, mother, my boyfriend & my...More

Thank Paradise736768
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great surrounds, cafe and gift shop. However, I think overpriced at $18 to get in to see the butterflies. Saying that, definitely very nice to see.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive well ordered butterfly house. Good range of butterflies to see. Good information provided in the facility. Great to be able to talk to the butterfly keeper too. There’s are a small variety of insects on show as well. The facilities here are spotless and...More

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Rob C
14 September 2018|
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Response from jemmaau18 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I would tbink spring also. Best to phone them if you can.
20 October 2016|
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Response from Joy R | Reviewed this property |
Its just a 25 min drive from coffs harbour main cbd on the pacific hwy just take the exit and follow the signs