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Glen Forest Tourist Park

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Address: Clarkes Lane | Greenpatch, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5607, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 8 8684 5053
10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

Glen-Forest Tourist Park is set in very picturesque surroundings just 15...

Glen-Forest Tourist Park is set in very picturesque surroundings just 15 minutes drive from Port Lincoln, South Australia. With many attractions to suit all ages it is the ideal location for family picnics, birthday parties, social clubs, school excursions.This family operated Tourist park provides a casual atmosphere where visitors are invited to wander at leisure, stopping to feed the variety of animals and birds. There are baby animals for the children to feed and cuddle. Fed by natural springs and creeks all year round, the dams are home to prolific water birds.Animal varieties include: Koalas, dingos, kangaroos, wombats, sheep (including Damaras), goats, emus, camels, horses, cows, water buffalo, Pigs, ostriches, ducks, peacocks and a walk in bird aviary which is a definite highlight of Glen-Forest Tourist Park.Added attractions are the "Animal Run" 18 hole Putt Putt Mini Golf Course & Segway Rides exclusive to Glen Forest Tourist Park.Glen-Forest Tourist Park offer the usage of a free BBQ undercover eating area with a kiosk where tea, coffee, drinks, ice creams and souvenirs are available. You can sit and eat your lunch while the children enjoy the animals in the nursery area. If you prefer there are shaded lawn areas or venture out into the park and enjoy the natural surroundings.Adults: $13.00Children: $11.00Seniors: $12.00Family: $45.00 - 2 Adults & 2 Children

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A must visit!!!

One of the best animal parks I've ever been to. Such a vast range of animals to see, feed and even cuddle. The staff are very friendly too. Highly recommend!

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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

One of the best animal parks I've ever been to. Such a vast range of animals to see, feed and even cuddle. The staff are very friendly too. Highly recommend!

Thank Madiii7
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Glenn National Park - It is a hidden gem of Port Lincoln This is a 6-8 km within the forest in between the vineyards and hills It has some beautiful animals - Rabbits-Swans-Ducks-Kangaroos and the amazing walk in Bird cage --- U can feed the birds and they sit in your hands and kids will love it --- Feed the... More 

Thank Bonis B
Adelaide Hills, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Could handle, feed and pat so many animals all so tame. Tasted some great local wine from their own vineyard sadly didn't have time for the Segway tour or mini golf. Host Brian so very helpful

Thank kayeandgarry
Hong Kong, China
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This animal park has its own character, do cares for the wellbeing of animals. Can't resist to see the wombat, alpaca, kangaroo & wallabies, as well as the chance to feed and interact with them in a stress free environment. There are still many other types on the list such as koala, pigs, the funny donkey, dingos, parrots & other... More 

Thank lucy123115
Taguig City, Philippines
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there last March 31st, it was our first time to visit this place and we were very happy that we did. Our 4yr. old son enjoyed everything. He loves to feed the animals, especially the rabbits & kangaroos. He got very excited with the koalas, it's our first time to see koalas & they're so cute!!!! The staff/people... More 

Thank Tere A
Darwin, Australia
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Glen Forest Tourist Park with friends and went on the segways. Such fun. Kym took us up thru the vine yards and explained how the grapes were picked. Great morning ending with some wine tasting. Couple of birthday parties going on at the same time which looked like fun. Kids would have loved it. Good petting zoo... More 

Thank Jacqui M
Whyalla, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second trip here, we visited 2 years ago. Again we absolutely LOVED it. The kids had an absolute blast and loved all the hands on experiences with all the gorgeous animals. Staff were amazing and so friendly. This time around we played a round of mini golf. What a fabulous course they have there. So mucin fun... More 

Thank Schmitt1593011
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Only went for the Segway tour but had a look around while we was there. Could see this as being a great attraction for children as there is a lot of hands on animals. You can buy bags of feed to feed the birds and some animals. The Segway tour was awesome. Never been on one before but will again... More 

Thank Mitch R
Horsham, Australia
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

When there to do some a segway tour. That was great fun and then we did some wine tasting. Again a good selection of wines to try. All the staff there was excellent. Just one incodent which did spoil it at the end. We were sitting trying the wines in the restaurant. When a mother changed a dirty nappy on... More 

Thank Wenbran
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Kids had a ball - was a nice relaxing day and well worth the visit. I'd suggest having 3 hours available. thanks

Thank Samandadrienne

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