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Phillip Island Wildlife Park

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2115 Phillip Island Rd, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a bit disappointing, as the park was very run down and sad-looking. It was only $19 entry for adults, so not too much of a loss. It would be great for young children, as there is kangaroo feeding and lots of different animals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank skyedavidson1989
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I personally found the place barren and depressing. Needs a huge overhaul to be an acceptable place to visit. Would not return or recommend.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MummyMagpie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place! Different from other places we have visited where animals are kept in enclosures and not much opportunity for interaction. Different story here! It was lovely feeding the roos and experiencing the cheeky Emu's. Spent about 2 hours here and we really enjoyed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank pennie10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let’s start with the negative (only one so it’s gonna be quick ). There’s too many bugs, like way too many, it made it so difficult to spend time in some parts of the park. On the positive.... honestly this place was magical ! Absolutely...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank foodtaster87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very very run down BUT worth going just to FEED, PAT AND SEE kangaroos, wallabies and emus ! Skip everything else. The other enclosures are in need of repair. There are also a few koala which you can view up close. We have taken our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CC172
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All animal enclosures look a bit rusty. I know this place since 1994 and this didn't change much. BUT the owners care for this place with their heart and you really can have a close encounter with a lot of typical animals, even the big...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marcel R
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

You won’t want to waste your money to visit this place. You can complete it in less than 30 Min. Not so much animals to see. And don’t wear your nice shoes, it will be very muddy and dirty.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank fstst2
Reviewed 6 December 2018

A wonderful place you should visit and support, Wildlife in the natural surroundings. We as a family spent a good couple of hours here enjoying he walk and the challange of finding the animals tucked away in the bush or high up in the trees....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dazjob
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

My friends and I went here on our second day of our trip and absolutely loved the place. There is so many animals to look at and feed. The kangaroos were so gentle and loved the attention. The wetlands was beautiful and there were more...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 110caitlinw
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Well worth a visit. Conservation staff are all committed to their roles and are knowledgeable about the animals in their care.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Yodewit
9 January 2018|
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Response from truthkitty | Reviewed this property |
No. Why would you take a dog into a wildlife park?
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Maribel C
8 October 2017|
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Response from fbreasley | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not think so, you could ask the owners but it is unlikely. Hope you one and enjoy your stay. There is also the Koala Park it had more Koalas and excellent viewing. I don't think they allow people to hold... More
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Maribel C
8 October 2017|
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Can I take me a photo with a koala?
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