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Featherdale Wildlife Park

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217 - 229 Kildare Rd | Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767, Australia
+61 2 9622 1644
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Featherdale Wildlife Park is Sydney's ultimate hands-on wildlife experience! We're located just 45 minutes drive from Sydney and en-route to the world famous Blue Mountains. With over 1,700 mammals, birds and reptiles, our comprehensive collection of Australian species awaits your visit. You can meet a Koala, feed the Kangaroos and Wallabies, admire the size of our enormous Saltwater Crocodile "Ngukkur" and loads more! There's a Kitchen and Cafe on site with an abundance of great food and beverage choices for the whole family, and a HUGE retail store for you to find the ultimate keepsake from your trip to Featherdale! We also offer FREE WIFI to visitors throughout the main facilities in the park. There is FREE onsite vehicle parking and we're easily accessible by public transportation. Simply catch a train to Blacktown and board Bus #729 to Featherdale.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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217 - 229 Kildare Rd | Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767, Australia
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+61 2 9622 1644
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Featherdale provides a humongous collection of animals such as KANGAROOS and KOALAS to PENGUINS and PELICANS. Nice collection.Very fulfilling. Not bad. Definitely a highlight in Sydney.

Thank MLB1001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only came here to see koalas and couldn't even see them. Apart from paying the entrance fee over 30$ staff requested for another 20$ to just come closer to a koala. I did not want a photo with it, all I wanted is just an...More

Thank Adelya_Zaripova
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arriving in Sydney early AM from the US, the question was how to stay awake and active on Day #1. Answer? Take the train and then bus to Featherdale Wildlife Park. We were surprised by the size of this facility, and the number and variety...More

Thank Marshal G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's such a wonderful place to see and interact with kangaroos. koalas, kookaburras, cockatoos, wombats, cassowaries, etc... It's definitely a highlight of Sydney.

Thank Phelps19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Featherdale park is always good for a few hours even if you have been before. Unfortunately it's getting very expensive. The cafe I would advise you to give a miss, poor quality food full of fat and grease and too expensive for what you get...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (3 adults and 2 kids) had an absolute brilliant time at Featherdale Wildlife Park. We went on a beautiful Saturday morning and both adults and kids alike were excited with our visit. Engaging with the animals and the insightful talks provided by the staff...More

Thank martey700
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start ...dingo, kangaroo , koala, bilby, Tasmanian devil, wombats and echidna ...to see an echidna and to learn that a baby echidna is called a puggle

1  Thank Mousemum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a morning here during our stay in Sydney. We got to see many different animals,feed the kangaroos and had a photo with Victor the Koala. It's a good idea to arrive here early if you're interested in koalas, they are most active in the...More

Thank SB9308
Sara A, Director of Sales at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SB9308, Thank you for your helpful review of Featherdale Wildlife Park. We truly value your feedback and it is useful for both our team and our future guests. It's true, the morning is a great time to visit our adorable koalas, and with the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on the way to Blue Mountains. Must see. Wallabies, kangaroos, dingos, koalas. Nice place to have interactions and feed animals. Animals appear to be treated well.More

Thank Ben C
Sara A, Director of Sales at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ben C, Thank you for taking the time to review Featherdale Wildlife Park - your feedback is much appreciated. Our passionate team of zookeepers works tirelessly to ensure our animals' welfare is always our top priority, and it is very pleasing that you have...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was an amazing experience of Australian fauna up close and personal,. The koala and quokka sections, for instance, were far supoerior to those offered at Taronga Zoo. The quokkas arte so tame that they can even be patted and groomed. The layout of the...More

1  Thank Perry B
Sara A, Director of Sales at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Perry B Thank you very much for your comments, and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park. Many of our guests comment that they love the layout of our park and our enclosures that enable our guests to...More

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LesleyJaneKnoxJamies
8 July 2017|
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Response from acindy77 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on mode of transport, either by train, or by car the journey may takes around 45-60 mins. Taking pictures with koala is chargeable at AUD20 and pic capture by the park assistant using their own camera, U will get the... More
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Kayla R
28 June 2017|
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Response from Ray H | Reviewed this property |
We took some overseas visitors there and they got close and personal with most of the animals. There is a fee to hold the Koalas and have your photo taken, and you need to buy a bag of some recommended food to feed the Roos... More
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Alexander R
11 May 2017|
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Response from Maxwell L | Property representative |
Hi MrsKanga, We have lots of Quokka's at the park, however they don't live in the free-roaming exhibits as they're quite temperamental compared to other Wallaby and Kangaroo species. You can still feed the Quokka roo-food... More
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