Gold Coast:7.30am - 6.30pm
Crikey! Travel in comfort to world-famous Australia Zoo, home of the Crocodile Hunter, with more wildlife and entertainment than you can poke a stick at. It’s as WILD as LIFE gets! With over 1,200 animals and stacks of free shows, it’s a full day of wildlife action and adventure. Get hands-on with cuddly koalas, waddling wombats, slithering snakes and cute kangaroos. Come face to face with majestic tigers and get your photo taken with a baby alligator. There are animal encounters galore, beautiful grounds with exotic gardens, shops and a fabulous food court. See the African savannah and gasp at exotic animals such as giraffe, rhino and zebra living together on a wide open plain. Marvel at the zoo’s gorgeous cheetah on their daily exercise walk and join snakes, colourful birds and crocs LIVE in the world-famous Crocoseum. Get your adrenalin pumping as you see a crocodile launch a strike from the water’s edge, witness the joy of the free-flight bird show and visit the sick and injured animals in the wildlife hospital.
AUSTRALIA ZOO WILDLIFE HOSPITAL
For just a $2 contribution, take the opportunity to visit the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital located at the northern end of the Zoo carpark. Take a sneak peak at the world-class wildlife treatment facility which is Australia’s largest animal hospital, operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It treats about 8,000 native animals each year including koalas, kangaroos, birds, turtles and frogs. Public donations and sponsorships are crucial to support the hospital’s mission to “save one, save the species.
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-Return coach transfers
-Glasshouse Mountains scenic drive
-Approximately six hours to explore the zoo
-Feeding Frenzy Food Court (own cost)
-Souvenir shopping outlets galore!
-Informative commentary and DVD presentation (on board the luxury Croc Express Coach)