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Gorge Wildlife Park

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30 Redden Dr | Cudlee Creek, Cudlee Creek, South Australia 5232, Australia
+61 8 8389 2206
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Great value for money

Love this park. Best to visit when its not school holidays, the kangaroos seem to hide when... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Leigh S
via mobile
Fabulous day, kids loved it

Brilliant day out, kids loved it. Height restriction on koala holding so bear that in mind. We got... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cheryl A
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Adelaide, Australia
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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
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“koala holding” (33 reviews)
“wildlife park” (45 reviews)
“adelaide zoo” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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30 Redden Dr | Cudlee Creek, Cudlee Creek, South Australia 5232, Australia
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+61 8 8389 2206
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"adelaide zoo"
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"no extra charge"
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"overseas visitors"
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"feed the animals"
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"australian animals"
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"included in the price"
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"entry fee"
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"bbq facilities"
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"great morning"
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"great family day"
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"hot food"
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"take photos"
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"other attractions"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love this park. Best to visit when its not school holidays, the kangaroos seem to hide when there’s too many kids... we bought a bag of food to feed them but only one kangaroo and her joey were out, the rest were in their “respite...More

Thank Leigh S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant day out, kids loved it. Height restriction on koala holding so bear that in mind. We got a wet day for a visit but still really loved it. Nice areas to walk with Roos and wallabies.

Thank Cheryl A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You definitely come to visit! Hug cutest koala and visit Emu and Kangaroo.We really enjoy and having a great time here!You can even lay beside a kangaroo.When you feed them,they're having beautiful begging eyes,and the souvenir shop,full of cute animal plush and postcards of Adelaide.But...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best places we went to in Adelaide,drove through the hills which was beautiful then we fed the kangaroos and held a koala,entrance for a family was under $50, great value for money

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for the second time recently after several years. This time we were a family group of all ages from 6 to 69 and all found the experience enjoyable whether locals who are familiar with the animals or first-timers from New Zealand. Our 6...More

Thank Helen W
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Sandra M, Manager at Gorge Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, it's great to hear your whole family enjoyed your visit and noticed the improvements we have made since your last visit. We are continually upgrading facilities so hopefully if you visit again in the future you will see more improvements. Just...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our 4.5 year old son here and it is an easily manageable walk, with excellent opportunity for interaction with animals, including holding and patting a Koala. Our son demands that next time we buy a bag of food so he may feed the...More

Thank Paul C
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Sandra M, Manager at Gorge Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to hear your 4.5 year old enjoyed himself and getting up close with our animals. Thanks for your review.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always enjoy taking international visitors to Gorge Wildlife Park - there is a lot to see and do, and the flagship experience of holding a koala is priceless. The park is quite small and would be difficult to get around the entire park if...More

Thank Kylie H
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Sandra M, Manager at Gorge Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Customer service is very important to us and we expect all our staff to make our visitors feel welcome during their visit. Thanks for your review and we will address this issue. I'm glad you enjoy our park and bring your international visitors to get...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been coming to the park since I was a kid but now it was time to share it with my kids. It had been many years since I’d been to the park but still had the same charm. The open area with the kangaroos...More

Thank Mark S
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Sandra M, Manager at Gorge Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Nice to hear that you are now bringing your children to the park and sharing the same experience you enjoyed as a child. Fortunately the majority of people do the right thing and follow the rules on signs, however it is unfortunate that some people...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

So many animals and they all looked at ease. Staff where very friendly, patience and approachable. A great experience for anyone- while some say it looks like a zoo- it’s not even close- many of the animals are free to roam while others are in...More

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Sandra M, Manager at Gorge Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback. I agree our signage is lacking, however we are starting to work on this. It will be a gradual process over time but we are looking forward to an improvement in this area. Great to hear you enjoyed our park.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Myself my girlfriend and our friend went to gorge on the 2nd, the value for money was great considering you get pretty much everything the other parks offer and more. The interaction with albino kangaroos and wallabies was just the start. Me and my girlfriend...More

Thank Adam S
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grete z
15 January 2018|
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Response from Sandra M | Property representative |
Yes, we will have the 3 koala holding sessions today (16th Jan) at 11.30 am, 1.30 and 3.30 pm.
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Spunky47
22 December 2016|
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Response from Sandra M | Property representative |
Hi, We are open every day except Christmas Day from 9am - 5pm. We do koala holding at 11.30 am, 1.30 and 3.30 pm, however as the temperature is for the 24th will be above 34 degrees for Adelaide we will only hold the 11.30... More
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Spunky47
22 December 2016|
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Response from Sandra M | Property representative |
Hi, Our entrance fee for an Adult is $17 which includes koala holding at one of our sessions which are 11.30 am, 1.30 and 3.30 pm. However as the temperature for Adelaide on the 24th will be above 34 degrees we will only... More
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