Cairns Tropical Zoo

If you are looking for a great land-based tourist attraction in Cairns then just a short 20 minute drive north of the city along the Captain Cook Highway you will find the Cairns Tropical Zoo. With over 6 hectares of tropical landscaped gardens the Cairns Tropical Zoo is an amazing way to spend a day whilst you explore the huge variety of different animals. At the zoo you will be able to cuddle a koala, have your photo taken with a wombat, feed the crocdiles with a pole, hold an alligator, snake or lizard and feed the colourful native birds.

At the Cairns Tropical Zoo there is a large range of reptiles like snakes, monitors, dragons and crocodiles, plenty of native Australian birds and a numerous unique mammals such as kangaroos, koalas, wombats and possums. Some of the other animals at the zoo include Nepalese red pandas, tamarins from Costa Rica, ring-tailed lemurs, dingoes, echidnas, tropical water birds, birds of prey, cassowaries, alligators and crocodiles.

Visitors to the Cairns Tropical Zoo will be assured of a comfortable and enjoyable day because there are many on-site facilities including the Koala and Outback cafes, a souvenir gift shop, lots of free car parking and everything at the zoo being wheelchair accessible.

Facilities :     

     Toilet Facilities provided on-site.
     Restaurant, Cafe or Food Outlet at this Attraction.
     Bar serving Alcoholic Beverages at this Attraction.
     Gift Shop or Shopping available at this destination.
     Information Desk or Counter present on-site.
     Picnic Facilities are available at this destination.

Days Open :      Open evyer day except Christmas Day

Cost Involved :      YES

Address :      Captain Cook Highway, Palm Cove, Queensland, 4879

Phone :      (07) 4055 3669

Website :

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