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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

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Discover over 100 species of Australian native animals in a beautiful, natural bush setting at the World's first and largest koala sanctuary. Meet a koala, hand-feed kangaroos, marvel at the playful platypus, and enjoy a full daily schedule of...more
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708 Jesmond Rd | Fig Tree Pocket, Brisbane, Queensland 4069, Australia
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+61 7 3378 1366
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing time here.. Such a nice set up!well worth paying extra to get your photo holding the koala! Great for kids to feed the kangaroos and surprise if the day was how entertaining the dog show was! Great day out here

Thank Hanan H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Since we traveled from the west where we don’t have kangaroos or koalas, we had to make a stop here. We are not zoo people and do prefer animals to be in their natural habitat, so, this be a sanctuary, decided to check it out....More

Thank wiljor
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a lovely place to visit, but be aware that it is a little out of the way from Brisbane, itself. While it is named for its extraordinary number of koalas, I actually found the free-ranging kangaroo exhibit to be more enjoyable. You have...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 2 days ago

This sanctuary for koalas, kangaroos, and many birds and reptiles is very well laid out, and for non residents a place to learn a lot about Australian animals that are symbols of Australia. The Koalas mostly sleep during the day but there a quite a...More

Thank DaleRachmeler
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our talks and shows, occurring every half an hour throughout the day for 10-15 minutes each, and hope you learnt many new and interesting facts. We hope to welcome you to Lone...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved this place! It’s close to Brisbane and an affordable option for families to see a lot of Australian wild life! There are plenty of opportunities to pay some of the animals as lots of open areas to wander around. The live shows are...More

Thank Kirsty W
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. Home to 100 species of Aussie native animals, there is certainly plenty to see, do and learn about, and we are pleased you enjoyed your close encounter experiences.

Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent the day here and enjoyed every minute of it. Hands on experience petting kangaroos and koalas.We maintained and clean grounds. Knowledgeable staf answered all our questions.

Thank Tom S
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a very well kept and clean sanctuary which does a good job at conservation. A thoroughly enjoyable experience. My only disappointment was seeing birds and flying foxes in cages. It is a personal opinion only but I feel that they should be free...More

Thank rw309-mark1
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. Please find comfort in knowing that all exhibits meet, and often exceed, industry standards. As an institutional member of the Zoo and Aquarium Association, we are regularly inspected to ensure our facilities continue to exceed standards. Our staff do a...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great place to go when friends visit and it's open during the Christmas season. You can get quite close to the koalas and can even hold one, provided the koala agrees. They are cuddly and wonderful and smell pleasantly like cough drops....More

Thank priyaandjaidev
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We are open every day of the year, including all public holidays, from 9am-5pm. The only day this changes is on ANZAC Day, on 25th April, where we are open from 1:30pm-5pm. We hope to welcome you to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely location for a family day out. Great size not too big and the kids can walk easily around the whole place. We love taking non Australians here. Great little secret location.

Thank fitzyfeet
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We hope to welcome you to Lone Pine again soon.

Reviewed 3 days ago

I took my Grandchildren here in the holidays. We had all been before but there were new things to see and we had a great time. Feeding the roos and wallabies a must and the emu's are so tame it's amazing. A great time was...More

Thank Gill W
LonePineKoala, Front Office Manager at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review. We are pleased that you enjoyed some quality time in our 5-hectare free-range kangaroo reserve; an ideal place to get up close and personal with our roos, wallabies and emus.

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Bob K
11 September 2018|
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Response from Siobhan086 | Reviewed this property |
I would agree that either a taxi or Uber would be the way to go, have a lovely time.
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thompsv
27 August 2018|
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Response from Mabel L | Reviewed this property |
We picked up the bus at Queen Street station (under the shopping mall) at CBD. Bus fare is inexpensive and travel time is slightly less than 1hour. There are regular buses to and from Lone Pine operated by the City: - Bus... More
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fie169
27 July 2018|
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Response from LonePineKoala | Property representative |
Hi fie169, Yes, we are open every day of the year from 9am-5pm (exc. Anzac Day, which is 1:30-5:00pm). Our standard opening hours apply to all public holidays, including those over the Christmas and New Years period.
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