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Loved the Darling Downs Zoo. The tours are a must as they are really amazing and make the whole experience so much more personal. Seeing how the animals and the keepers interact with eachother was lovely. Stephanie was a wonderful host thank you we had...More
Such a great zoo. Not too big, not too small & the food is cheap making it a budget friendly day out. Staff is very accomodating & I love that there is hand sanitiser, sunscreen and insect repellant available to use. Great work Darling Downs...More
This was a good little trip out from Toowoomba. We got to see Giraffes, Lions, Cheetahs, Zebras, Meerkats, and all sorts of monkeys. Not to mention all the usual Australian animals - Koala, Kangaroo, Emu, Wombat. The zoo does look like a work in progress,...More
This is not Taronga Zoo, nor is it meant to be. Its a wonderful and relatively cheap experience. Great animal exibits. Wear comfortable footwear. We took a picnic lunch and it was enjoyable. Passouts available to cars. If it’s busy there can be a line...More
We had no plans to visit the zoo until we saw the sign on the highway.
We were very surprised to see it had all the main attractions of the other major WLD zoos but without having to walk 5km to see them all.
We have been wanting to go to the Darling Downs Zoo for some time. Finally made it in June. How I wish we had not. The animals looked distressed, pacing back and forth in boredom. Very little shelter, open windy enclosures and dust. Paths around...More
Lovely zoo. Large variety of animals. You get close up to the animals and get to feed most of them for a small fee which my 1 and 3 year old loved. Great day out with the family. Staff are very friendly.
A phenomenal zoo that is a refreshing change from its overpriced, and commercialised competitors. A fantastic team, with a wealth of knowledge and a clear passion and dedication.
This zoo showcases an incredible array of species, unprecedented to other zoological institutions in Queensland. Some highlights...More