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Darwin Crocodile Farm

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Address: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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+61 8 8988 1491

Some 10,000 crocodiles are housed at this breeding farm, which provides...

Some 10,000 crocodiles are housed at this breeding farm, which provides safe sites from which to watch the crocodiles being fed. Birdwatchers will also enjoy the numerous native birds here.

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Interesting place to look at, seeing the crocodiles up close in more natural environment without having to travel great distances

Reviewed 23 August 2016
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Moncton, Canada
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1,403 reviews
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Definitely worth a stop! We did a tour of the Darwin Crocodile Farm recently and it was a hoot. Like ten thousand crocodiles just lazing around in this place, certainly not a place you would want to stumble upon by accident in the middle of the night! Our tour guide was excellent, very knowledgeable and we were able to get... More 

3 Thank JGDynamo
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Interesting place to look at, seeing the crocodiles up close in more natural environment without having to travel great distances

2 Thank John D
The Entrance, Australia
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

Really fascinating visit. Initially we were taken on a cruise through their Croc infested wetland where it was explained how male & female crocs come about, their territory, feeding habits, physiology etc. Next was a guided tour of their mating pens [ I couldn't believe the size of some of the males] followed by the jumping crocs & viewing some... More 

2 Thank AlanGelder
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Really good fun, Its about a half hour drive out of Darwin but well worth it. The guides were very informative, and feeding the crocs was a blast. We went in the afternoon a little cooler and wasn't to crowded.

3 Thank Mark M
Darwin, Australia
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74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

This farm teaches a lot about Crocodiles and other animals. Feeding, holding crocs, croc handbags and belts available for sale. Graham Webb has spent years researching Crocodiles and has a great team working at the croc farm, including Tony Manolis. Go while it is cool, morning before 11 or after 3:00. Midday sun can be hot, so wear a hat.

3 Thank Margriet H
Fremantle Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2015

This was a great tour, the guide knew his stuff we got to hold a croc and feed one to he explained about the farm and you had a chance to ask questions. the displays were fantastic and if i had more money i would have bought some croc leather as it was exquisite. The time spent here was well... More 

1 Thank 1stFreoboy
Alice Springs, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6,150 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

The Darwin Crocodile farm is actually about 37km from Darwin, so don’t get confused by the name. Heading south towards Alice Springs, but only a few kilometres after the Humpty Doo/ Kakadu turn-off and is on the right hand side of the highway. It is well worth the visit here to see the thousands of crocs here. Some of them... More 

10 Thank 1TraveltheWorld
New Zealand
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30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Found the visit to the Crocodile farm really great. Many crocs up close. Many other animals to see. They also sell Croc meat if you want to give it a taste.

1 Thank ToddNewZealand
Newcastle, Australia
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148 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Great fun, couldn't bring myself to eat crocodile and chips tho. Make sure you have walking shoes on

1 Thank Blewbay
Camp Pendleton, California
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2014

A lot of crocodiles! from small to humongous. Recommended if you have the money to spare. Don't regret going just thought it was going to be better then average which it wasn't. Definetly a tourist trap.

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