Can you catch a bus to Australia Zoo?

The Australia Zoo courtesy coach meets most trains at the Beerwah Rail Station to transfer passengers to the Zoo. If the bus is not at the station, simply call the Zoo on 5436 2000 and a bus will be sent out during our opening hours for your convenience.

How much are tickets to the Australia Zoo?

Purchase Australia Zoo Tickets Adult – $59. Pensioner – $47. Student – $47. Child 3-14 years – $35.

Does Australia Zoo accept cash?

*) Feel free to bring your own food and snacks to Australia Zoo. Kiosks only accept cash, as does the Kids Zoo, where you can purchase animal food. *) they claim to have FREE Wifi service, Available in the Food Court, Crocoseum and at Admissions.

Does Australia Zoo have rides?

Each event is jam-packed with entertainment, rides, competitions, face-painting and stacks of family fun!

Is Australia Zoo worth visiting?

Re: Australia Zoo – is it worth it? It really is very good. Lots and lots of animals, croc show etc… but also a huge area you can roma around patting kangaroos and interacting with native animals. Have never known anyone to come away disappointed.

Do the Irwins own Australia Zoo?

It is a member of the Zoo and Aquarium Association (ZAA), and is owned by Terri Irwin, the widow of Steve Irwin, whose wildlife documentary series The Crocodile Hunter made the zoo a popular tourist attraction. …

Is Australia Zoo cruel?

Allegations have emerged that some animals and employees at the late Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo have been mistreated, with the workplace being described as a ‘toxic’ environment. In addition, some staff members have claimed that the animal park is a toxic place to work.

Can you swim at Australia Zoo?

Swimmers & Towel The kids might want to splash around in The Laughing Frog Water Park. Our water splash play area is designed to keep even our youngest guests safe and refreshed.

Can you hold a Koala at Australia Zoo?

Details. Patrons for the cuddly Koala Encounter must be eight years and over. Eight to 14 year old guests must be accompanied by a paying adult. Patrons under 140 centimetres tall may require an accompanied paying adult to hold the koala.

How long should you spend at Australia Zoo?

It will take a good 4-5 hours to enjoy the views, there is quiet a bit of walking. Me and my family walked 8kms just around the park. We also enjoyed the 20min show.

How to get from Brisbane to Australia Zoo by train?

There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Australia Zoo by train, bus, taxi or car. 1 Train, line 649 bus • 2h 25m. Take the train from Fortitude Valley station, platform 4 to Caboolture station, platform 3 Ipca / 2 Bus, line 649 bus • 2h 48m. 3 Train • 2h 31m. 4 Taxi • 57 min. 5 Drive • 57 min.

When does the Australia Zoo bus leave Gold Coast?

The tour departs the Gold Coast at approximately 7:30am and departs the Brisbane City Area at approximately 9:00am. The bus arrives at Australia Zoo around 10:15am, in time for all the wildlife action.

Where is the Australia Zoo on the Sunshine Coast?

How to get to Australia Zoo at Beerwah, on Australia’s Sunshine Coast. The Sunshine Coast is easily accessible by a number of major highways. Australia Zoo is situated on Steve Irwin Way in Beerwah, and is approximately a 60-minute drive from Brisbane via the Bruce Highway. To get more driving route information, click below.

Which is the closest airport to Australia Zoo?

Sunshine Coast Airport (Maroochydore) is a 30min drive from Australia Zoo and welcomes direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide year-round and Auckland, New Zealand from July to October. Brisbane Domestic and International Airports are an easy 1hour drive to Australia Zoo.