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Friends of the Koala

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Address: Rifle Range Road, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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+61 2 6622 1233
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Came across their leaflet in the Byron Bay Information Office, and glad we did. Called in advance to book a tour but was politely told - just turn up. Finding a koala in the... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
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Lochgoilhead
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Came across their leaflet in the Byron Bay Information Office, and glad we did. Called in advance to book a tour but was politely told - just turn up. Finding a koala in the canopy of a eucalyptus tree could be easier than finding this place, but we allowed plenty of time and turned up early. Staffed by volunteers, without... More 

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Ww showed up with no reservation but in time for the tour. We very warmly welcomed, the lady (manager) did the "tour" and explained heaps of info about the koalas. Luckily we and no visitor is allowed to touch the animals - they are still wild animals, just in hospital. This is a much closer, nicer and more real experience... More 

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Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

We had a great time learning about koalas in the local area and things that threaten their habitat and survivals. We got to see some cute koalas who were in care. Very realistic

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