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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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Located just 40 minutes north of Cairns and 25 minutes south of Port Douglas, Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in Tropical North Queensland. With over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and...more
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Captain Cook Hwy, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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+61 7 4055 3576
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First off... ignore any of the reviews by people who are too dumb to read the brochure for the place before visiting. This is a crocodile farm and even though they use crocodiles for commercial purposes they are an important part of conservation. Without places...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am one much about watching crocodiles but this experience was unique and I really recomended, especially if you have children.

Thank attouk2015
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent a very interesting, informative and entertaining morning at Hartley's. We cold have spent all day there but had to be somewhere after lunch. The prices were very reasonable, even cheap. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and the croc tour was really...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Do this!!! Family and kids loved it. There is no shortage of crocs to see. The highlight was the lagoon boat ride and our passionate guide - a very Aussie character

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a visitor stay with us who really wanted the standard photo of ‘holding a koala’ and we thought we’d take him to Hartleys. It was very reasonably priced at approx $39 - and as locals we received a 20% discount. There was a...More

Thank Monkdey
Reviewed 1 week ago

It took us about half a day to get around everything. We went to the 'Croc Feeding' show as well as the 'Farm Tour'. The croc feeding was quite impressive and with the person doing the show talking about the crocodiles, where they were found,...More

Thank RyanInOz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pulled in here on the way back to Cairns from Port Douglas, so only spent 2-3 hrs there but you could spend a whole day there. The boat tour was a highlight for my two teenage boys with alot of crocs to spot and watch...More

Thank TravelLife4
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have never seen a 15ft crocodile up close then Hartley's Adventures is the place to go...….there are 100s of them here BUT MUCH MUCH MORE. Snakes, tropical birds ( rosellas, cassowaries, owls etc ), turtles, koalas, roos, wallabies and possums. You can hold...More

Thank GRAHAM C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spectacular place to see crocs and lots of them. Make sure to see the shows - walking around the park yourself for the other attractions only takes a few hours

Thank Tcbuckeye83
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place and so well organised. NB Don’t forget to ask for Seniors’ discount! Hartley’s has a daily timetable of events and shows. We enjoyed the Boat Cruise and Crocodile Farm Tour. The Crocodile Feeding was interesting, thanks Brodie. Hartley’s provide a good...More

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Lauren K
22 April 2018|
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Response from Angela F | Property representative |
Many thanks. Yes, we're happy to do this. We keep the bags generally in our office where they are right in front of us. I have some lock up storage area if you really need it.
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JoyL1170
2 April 2018|
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Response from Angela F | Property representative |
Yes you can cuddle a Koala at Hartley's. And yes if you follow through our web site direct booking system you can also book a Koala photo. Or go through to our web site. I'm not allowed to give your our email address.
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John P
12 March 2018|
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Response from Angela F | Property representative |
It depends on your schedule. I would suggest you allow at least a half day, but you'll see from our reviews that lots of customers either spend the whole day or use the return pass to come back. If you come on a coach tour... More
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