*** The No.1 Port Douglas Attraction that puts YOU in the Zoo! *** Immerse yourself in nature and get up close and personal with an incredible range of Australian Wildlife at North Queensland’s number 1 Zoo!
Situated just one hour north of Cairns, Wildlife Habitat enjoys a tropical rainforest ecosystem and acres and acres of lush native bush. The ideal setting for a fascinating wildlife experience.
This highly acclaimed and award-winning wildlife sanctuary is at the forefront of nature tourism and is committed to the conservation and preservation of Australia’s wildlife.
Highlights of this leading environmental wildlife experience include:
Woodland: Wander through open woodland and see richly coloured birds, birds that live in the undergrowth such as quails and the endangered Northern Bettong.
Wetlands: See a dazzling array of wading birds including the black-necked stork, as well as fruit bats and koalas.
Rainforest: Stroll through a lush, tranquil environment where native species such as the endemic Boyd’s Forest Dragon, Eclectus Parrots and the endangered Southern Cassowary can be viewed in a natural setting. See fish, amphibians and exquisitely coloured pigeons and parrots in this magical wonderland.
Savannah: On open air exhibit where guests can interact with wallabies and Australia’s iconic kangaroos. See turtles, frogs and a host of wild native bird varieties. Enjoy our boardwalks overlooking lagoons that are home to both Estuarine and Freshwater crocodiles.
Tours: Including Rainforest & Cassowary Feeding Tour, Wetlands Feeding Tour, Koala Presentation & Souvenir Photos, Grasslands & Lumholtz Tree Kangaroo Tour, North Queensland Reptile Experience, Rainforest & Turtle Feeding Tour, Koala Feeding and Reptile Interaction.
Food & Gift Shop: The sanctuary has a licensed bar, the Curlew Café provides a range of snacks throughout the day and there’s also a gift shop where you can pick up a souvenir of your Port Douglas holiday.
Please Note:Purchase below is for a morning entry (entry any time between 8-12pm) and an afternoon Entry (entry any time between 12-4pm)
Price (Includes 5 day entry): Entry is for the date purchased and the following 4 consecutive days
Opening Hours: Every day except Christmas Day 8.00am - 5.00pm
Location: Port Douglas Road at the entrance to Port Douglas with local shuttle buses operating regularly from Port Douglas to our front door. If you’re traveling from Cairns, Wildlife Habitat is located 50 minutes north along the scenic Great Barrier Reef Drive (Captain Cook Highway).
Booking date and times are strictly not transferable
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