Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Ticket & Koala Photo

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Explore Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary with a full-day entry ticket and get the opportunity to meet an iconic Australian animal, the koala, an experience unlike any other.

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  • Explore Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary with a full-day entry ticket
  • Meet a beautiful koala and take home a professional photograph of the experience
  • Get up-close with native wildlife like kangaroos and colourful cockatoos!
  • Learn about conservation and watch the Vets in action at the wildlife hospital


Meet a koala, take home a professional photograph and get up-close with some of Australia’s most iconic species of wildlife. Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is a not-for-profit organisation, centrally located on the Gold Coast, just a 30-minute drive from Surfers Paradise and less than 10-minutes drive from Gold Coast Airport. Visit Koala Habitat, meet one of the many Koala Ambassadors, and take home a professional photograph capturing the experience. Koala Photos are available from 9:00 am to 11:30 am, and 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm. Strictly limited spots are available, and timing is subject to change. Explore the Sanctuary, set on 27-hectares and enjoy wide-open spaces. Home to some of Australia's most unique native wildlife. As a not-for-profit organisation, the Sanctuary invests proceeds back into caring for wildlife, facilitating one of the busiest wildlife hospitals in the world, the operations of over 15 conservation projects, and educating guests on the importance of protecting and preserving wildlife and the natural environment. Hand-feed kangaroos, come face-to-face with Australia’s largest saltwater crocodile and see the free-flight bird show and Aboriginal presentations. Learn about the Sanctuary and its animals at any of the interactive shows or ask one of the helpful volunteers positioned around the park. Discover the outdoor playground, ride on the Sanctuary’s miniature train, or enjoy a picnic. Visit the onsite Wildlife Hospital and see the vets in action. Join in the feeding of the colourful wild lorikeets at 8.00 am or 4.00 pm for a gold coin donation. Enjoy the spectacle of dozens of rainbow-colored birds landing on your head and arms! 


Entry Ticket Souvenir koala photo All daily shows at the Sanctuary

Important Information

  • The experience only includes a koala photo opportunity with one member of the group holding the koala
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes as the Sanctuary covers a large area with varying terrains
  • The Sanctuary is wheelchair accessible. Note that some paths may not be suitable for wheelchairs, prams/strollers, or the mobility impaired
  • Transfers to the Sanctuary are available on request for an additional cost and can be organized after booking
  • You are welcome to bring your own food to enjoy at one of the picnic grounds around the park

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