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Morisset Park

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Kangaroos everywhere

If you love kangaroos and want to get up close and personal, then this is definitely a must because... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vicki C
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A must!! If you love kangaroos

I highly recommend! You will absolutely see kangaroos and even more when you drive further into the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Waiuku New Zealand
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Old Morisett psychiatric Hospital grounds | Lake Macquarie State Conservation Area, Morisset, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2264, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you love kangaroos and want to get up close and personal, then this is definitely a must because you won’t be disappointed.

1  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend! You will absolutely see kangaroos and even more when you drive further into the hospital..

1  Thank Expedition34153
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Saw my first kangaroos there. There are quite a number of kangaroos but they usually come out more in the evenings or morning

1  Thank Tawsif94
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

If you haven’t seen Kangaroo yet! You won’t be disappointed! They are very nice friendly and greedy! So bring them some bananas!!

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Morisset Park is not the Kangaroo viewing area. If you come to Morisset Park expecting to see Kangaroos you will be disappointed. You need to go to Morisset Hospital. The Kangaroos are in the grounds there. Please remember, do not feed the roos. They are...More

6  Thank Glenn A
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

A lively park to feed and feel Kangaroos. But be careful in choosing what you gonna feed them. But I most cases they are humble and silently. Just few Kms drive from Sydney. A must go place..

1  Thank LeelaBini
Reviewed 1 May 2018

While the history of the Morisset Psychiatric hospital is not always to your liking, some of the buildings are quite beautiful and the setting is really lovely. There are many kangaroos in the grounds, quiet and often approachable, but please do not feed the, as...More

2  Thank Judy M
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

People visiting Morriset Park need to know about the risks (to themselves and the animals) associated with feeding wild animals (who look very cute). Without inserting graphic photographs of injuries (available on the FB post), here is the text from a FB post I’ve just...More

9  Thank Ozepenny
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to spot so many kangroos in their natural environment. No fee to see. Went with friends and also enjoyed small picnic by the river side.

Thank Amrita K
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Despite the large distance from Sydney, which may be made longer by track work in NSW, this park that surrounds a psychiatric hospital is a wonderful trip to see Australia's most infamous animal. The park is nice and easy to access via shuttle buses from...More

1  Thank MattC1995
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Mohan Babu Y
1 April 2018|
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Response from DanaeTrik | Reviewed this property |
There is not entrance fee or a gate. It’s a park next to a psychiatric hospital and you can go anytime you want. You should be able to see kangaroos any time of the day, however the van that takes you to the park and back to... More
Lexie G
5 July 2017|
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Response from Dusty M | Reviewed this property |
It is in the Grounds of The Morriset Hospital about 5 Minutes from end of Main St Put hospital in Google maps or Ask anyone in Morriset