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Gorge Wildlife Park

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Address: 30 Redden Dr | Cudlee Creek, Cudlee Creek, South Australia 5232, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 8 8389 2206
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

A place where people and animals get together. See all your favourite...

A place where people and animals get together. See all your favourite Australian animals such as wombats, dingoes and Tasmanian devils. Feed the kangaroos and wallabies and cuddle a koala daily at 11.30am, 1.30 & 3.30pm

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Cuddles with koalas!

Small but cozy park with several exhibits, including two enclosures where you can feed wallabies and kangaroos. The highlight is definitely the koala holding session (included... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jennifer L
Redwood City, California
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Redwood City, California
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Small but cozy park with several exhibits, including two enclosures where you can feed wallabies and kangaroos. The highlight is definitely the koala holding session (included with your admission)! Tip: Getting one bag of food is more than enough to feed the animals.

Thank Jennifer L
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love this place, great for getting up close to the animals! Buy some food on the way in and the kangaroos will follow you all day.

Thank Beck K
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Every year we bring a group of international students to the park on a day excursion. They love interacting and being able to interact with the animals especially the kangaroos. The park is super friendly and easily accessible. You can even have your own bbq there as the bbq's are provided all under cover. Just bring your food. If you... More 

Thank pwcase
Golden Grove
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Accessibility is rather difficult if you have "older" people with you the paths are virtually non existent

Thank davidmY3527OG
Vancouver, BC
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely experience and the drive to get here from Adelaide was worth it and very scenic! They allow you to have one Koala Cuddle included with the price of admission and kangaroos and wallabies roam the grounds in designated areas allowing guests the opportunity to hand feed and pet the beautiful animals. This was the highlight of... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little hidden gem for those oversea visitors who wants to learn and hold a koala. Access easy if with car but website has direction with buses. Heaps of local animals- friendly kangaroos or wallabies with great range of birds. Cost of entry is reasonable with free cuddle of koala. Great staff and friendly. Facilities for seating and picnic even... More 

Thank Richard H
Milwaukee WI
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Our family of 4 visited Gorge and Adelaide solely to spend one-on-one time with the koalas. We had an amazing visit. For a separate fee the park let our daughter hold a koala and ask many questions of the keeper. The rest of us also held the koala without being rushed. It was such a special and memorable experience. We... More 

Thank Ely3761
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Gorge on the recommendation of family who live in the area. It was a great way to see many types of Aussie animals. Even a cynical teenager loved feeding the kangaroos and wallabies and cuddling a koala. We spent about two hours there and felt like that was the right amount of time for us, not too... More 

Thank BKKHiggy
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This really is a hidden gem in the Adelaide hills great if you want to cuddle a Koala and take a photo they have a nice variety of animals the wallaby enclosure is nice and they come up to you and very gently take food which can be purchased on arrival to take into the park. We took our niece... More 

Thank CraigAussie
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very under rated they keep a low profile but it a very good day out great selection of actives and wild life 10 out of 10

Thank jammy42

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