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Oakvale Wildlife Park

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3 Oakvale Dr, Williamtown, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2318, Australia
+61 2 4982 6222
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Even in the rain it was okay

Pouring rain, lots of mud but still fun to feed the animals and go to the shows. Unfortunately the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Randi L
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Australia
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Great park, loved wombat and koalas

We went to the park and bought tickets to touch and pat a wombat and koala. Both were amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
frederike463
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Port Stephens, Australia
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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“baby animals” (12 reviews)
“tractor ride” (23 reviews)
“bottle feed” (9 reviews)
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3 Oakvale Dr, Williamtown, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2318, Australia
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+61 2 4982 6222
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"baby animals"
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"tractor ride"
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"bottle feed"
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"friendly animals"
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"goat"
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"an animal lover"
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"free range"
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"water buffalo"
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"small animals"
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"koala enclosure"
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"any age"
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"children and adults"
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"bbq area"
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"farm animal"
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"hands on activities"
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"small farm"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pouring rain, lots of mud but still fun to feed the animals and go to the shows. Unfortunately the Female toilets were disgusting with used toilet paper, overflowing waste bins and all spreading over the floors. That mess coupled with wet weather made for a...More

Thank Randi L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the park and bought tickets to touch and pat a wombat and koala. Both were amazing experiences, the staff was friendly, competent and helpful. We spent the hole day there and feed and pat lots of animals. Best experience in a wildlife...More

Thank frederike463
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Do NOT miss this place if you're anywhere near Newcastle. Highly recommend the encounters with the animals, nice up close personal experience and very informative.

Thank Wilbur A
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

An expensive day out for 3 children and 2 adults. Family concession applies to 2 adults, 2 kids. Hands on experience with koalas is an extra $45. Only takers Japanese tourists.

1  Thank Noelene I
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

So the koalas and kangaroos are fab. The goats and sheep are really sweet too and there was an opportunity to feed them. But the hidden treasure was the birds. These guys are really sentient creatures and have been around the block a few times...More

Thank KirstieM22
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Took my one year old grandson there last week and he had a great time being so close to all the animals. I thought the ticket price was a little expensive however I realise it would be expensive to run the park. It is great...More

Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

What a terrific place for the kids to to have close interaction with animals. Allow a couple of hours and be there for feeding time.

Thank David R
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This is the second time we’ve visited and it was even better this time as the kids are a bit older (3 and 2). Initially I thought the entry cost was a bit pricey, however it is well worth it. The new playgrounds and water...More

1  Thank Kendelle L
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

True to their tag line of The Ultimate Hands On experience!! For adults, and children of all ages. Many varieties can be fed; purchase at least two small bags of feed. Animals well-cared for and the grounds immaculate for an animal park. It all looked...More

Thank Gerald H
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Took my 3 children aged 8,6,2. Had a relaxed day walking and feeding the animals. Although by about midday the animals are well feed and ready for resting. The train ride is very good, slow moving and informative. Kids also loved to water park, being...More

Thank Janie W
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HiggoandPiggo
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Response from Ann W | Reviewed this property |
I agree that weekday & as early as possible, as soon as it opens.
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