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Snakes Downunder Reptile Park

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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“australia zoo”(9 reviews)
“baby croc”(9 reviews)
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51 Lucketts Road, Childers, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4126 3332
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tucked just off the highway, snakes down under has an extensive range of reptiles, friendly staff and very interactive. the kids loved the snake show, snake feeding, the reptile handling and the meerkats. Can’t forget the Crocs !!!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MitchellH215
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Escaped to Childers yesterday to say hello the team at Snakes Downunder to find crocodiles, snakes, lizards, meerkats, turtles, kangaroos, koalas & lace monitors! All kids and 'big' kids would love it! Fantastic attentive staff and informative shows. Plenty of shady trees, seated areas, room...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank EmJay2925
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this reptile park was such a fun morning out. We got up and close with all the animals, the talks / shows were very informative. I had the opportunity to hold a python and also touch an alligator. It’s a small wildlife park however...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rebeccajane993
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Great reptile park. Staff very knowledgeable and interesting to listen to. Don’t miss the talks and displays.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tracy d
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This park is kept to a pristine condition. The animals enclosures are clean and extremely animal friendly with interesting activities added to the enclosures each day to increase animal development The staff really care about the animals and are a wealth of knowledge. I highly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Heather B
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I had such a fun and educational day out here! We are both animal lovers and have been to zoos all over the world but we both agreed here was one of our favourite experiences. The park isn’t huge but there are plenty...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank xhayleyxjadex
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We spent nearly 3 hours at Snakes Downunder today and our family loved it. There is a lovely intimate feel to the small zoo where the experts provide informative guides about snakes, koalas and crocodiles. Our 6 year old daughter loved feeding the friendly kangaroos...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Without a doubt one of the best small zoos jn Australia. Staff are very knowledgeable, experience and friendly. I would highly recommend, you will see all the native animals here up close as you would in a large commercial zoo. Very reasonably price, bring a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brian T
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Good demonstrations that were spaced so you could see them all but not be rushed. Animals definitely well cared for and the kids really enjoyed holding a snake. Yes the Kiosk is a bit basic but the service was good. It is a Reptile zoo...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Greg C
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We were thoroughly entertained and educated by the very hard working staff at this zoo. There were venomous snake demonstrations with questions allowed, a saltwater crocodile feeding, alligator and snakes to handle, snake house, koalas, kangaroos to feed, and reptiles and amphibians to spot. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Trina B
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