No trip to Australia is complete without seeing some Aussie favourites. See the best of Australia’s wildlife at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Set in beautiful bushland and rainforest, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is an easy drive in the hire car you picked up from Hertz at the Gold Coast airport Car Rental location. The sanctuary is home to a wide range of Australian wildlife including koalas, kangaroos and Australian birds. You can come up close and personal with the animals – feed the kangaroos and cuddel the koalas. There’s also plenty to do and plenty of shows to keep you entertained.
Between the hours of 8am and 4pm, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary hosts a number of shows you won’t want to miss. There are Lorikeet Feeding shows, a mascot and puppet show, a close encounters show and a free flight bird show. There’s crocodile photo opportunities and animal talks including an Echinda Talk, a Dingo Talk and a Wombat and Koala Talk. If you want a break from wildlife, check out Ranger Rikky’s magic show. There are also Didgeridoo Shows and Aboriginal dancers.
Test your own abilities in the 65 challenge tree-top high ropes course. There are giant flying foxes, a tarzan swing and so much more to get your adrenalin pumping.
If you’re travelling with kids, they’ll love running wild at Wild Island, an adventure program and interactive science activity zone.
You won’t go hungry on your trip to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. There are plenty of places to grab a bite to eat. There’s the Sanctuary Cafe which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner; or the Koala Kiosk which offers a quick bite. If you’ve worked up an appetite at the Green Challenge Adventure Park,
Save time by buying your tickets before you go. Tickets can be purchased online here.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is easy to reach in your Hertz hire car. It’s just a five minute drive from the Gold Coast Airport.