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Featherdale Wildlife Park

#1 of 26 things to do in Blacktown Features Animals
217 - 229 Kildare Rd | Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767, Australia
+61 2 9622 1644
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Featherdale Wildlife Park is Sydney's ultimate hands-on wildlife experience! We're located just 45 minutes drive from Sydney and en-route to the world famous Blue Mountains. With over 1,700 mammals, birds and reptiles, our comprehensive collection of Australian species awaits your visit. You can meet a Koala, feed the Kangaroos and Wallabies, admire the size of our enormous Saltwater Crocodile "Ngukkur" and loads more! There's a Kitchen and Cafe on site with an abundance of great food and beverage choices for the whole family, and a HUGE retail store for you to find the ultimate keepsake from your trip to Featherdale! We also offer FREE WIFI to visitors throughout the main facilities in the park. There is FREE onsite vehicle parking and we're easily accessible by public transportation. Simply catch a train to Blacktown and board Bus #729 to Featherdale.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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217 - 229 Kildare Rd | Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767, Australia
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+61 2 9622 1644
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took my kids here for the school holidays, good for the kids, to see a variety of Australian native animals, the kids can hand feed the kangaroos and wallabies, and take photos with the koalas. Best time to go if you want a bargain deal...More

Thank Alfonso J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a small family run Wildlife park that is set amongst what one would describe as a residential area and not where you would expect it to be They have a variety of Australian only animals here which is great to see them all...More

Thank badmintontim
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi badmintontim, Thank you so much for your feedback. We're no longer family-run however, we certainly still have that spirit! Our surprise location and huge collection of Aussie animals is always a delight for guests, and it sounds like we impressed you too! Safe travels,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We LOVED this place. My teenage girls and I voted this our favorite part of our visit to Sydney. We did the early breakfast and got an amazing picture with Molly. We were not allowed to pet her so we then went through and did...More

Thank spotmycat
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

A morning full of Kangaroos and Koalas - what a treat! We truly hope you enjoyed your Breakfast with a Koala experience, as well as meeting gorgeous Monty and our HUGE collection of kangaroos and wallabies. As you were in the park before other guests,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was great. A large variety of birds. Kangaroos and wallabies are free to roam and can be pet and hand fed. Koalas are close up, do not touch. This was part of a tour so we had limited time and did not have...More

Thank dfpeters
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi dfpeters, Many thanks for your feedback. You can touch the koalas in our personal koala experience product, which can be purchased in the koala sanctuary. But it sounds like you enjoyed our walk-through sanctuary too! Wishing you safe travels, Maxwell Featherdale Wildlife Park

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a day tour to the Blue Mountains with Sydney Great Adventures and we stopped here briefly on our way out of Sydney. It was my first opportunity to see Koalas up close and personal as well as even a Dingo. I very...More

Thank BGIWorldTraveller
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We couldn't agree more, BGIWorldTraveller. It sounds like you had a wonderful time with our animal collection, but you needed more time. We recommend making your own way to the park -it's very easy via public transport, and then you can spend a whole day...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This park has many exibits. They had many varieties of birds, local animals and reptiles. They also have animal shows. The ticket is AUD 39 and it is worth the money.More

Thank adrpenny
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi adrpenny, Thank you for the review! Our ticket price is currently $32AUD, so even better value than mentioned in your feedback here. It sounds like you had a wonderful time with our animals and it was a pleasure to host your visit. Wishing you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's just worth to spend some time to enjoy this park. Had such a great time here. The animals are extremely well treated and you can coudle the kuala

Thank nuno A
Maxwell L, Front Office Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi nuno A, Many thanks for your feedback. We love our animals and endeavour to provide only the best care for them - it's so great that you noticed! Wishing you safe travels, Maxwell Featherdale Wildlife Park

Reviewed 1 week ago

To see a great collection of Australian Animals, Featherdale is a wonderful place and close to Sydney and accessible by public transport. You can get up close to the wallabies and other macropods and feed them, but hold on tight to your cone or you...More

1  Thank Cheryl E
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Cheryl, Such a wonderful review - thank you! We really appreciate your comments, as it sounds like you truly enjoyed your visit to the park! Many thanks and safe travels, Maxwell Featherdale Wildlife Park

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place to visit to see and learn about our Australian flaura and fauna. Plenty of rest areas if you're with children or the elderly and not too big so it's not tiring. For everyone else the variety of animals and size makes for a...More

1  Thank RedPandaBlue17
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi RedPandaBlue17, Thank you so much for your feedback. We pride ourselves on providing an accessible option for guests of all ages and abilities, and it's great to hear you had a wonderful time. Safe travels, Maxwell Featherdale Wildlife Park

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Featherdale Wildlife Park was approximately one hour west of Sydney. It was an amazing park and one of our highlights of our entire trip. We walked among kangaroos, wallabies, and lots of fun birds. Our sweet toddler was completely entranced by all the animals...More

1  Thank Lenore R
Maxwell L, Public Relations Manager at Featherdale Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lenore, What a spectacular read - thank you! Your feedback, comparisons and recommendations are immensely appreciated by the team here at Featherdale. It's really great to read that you enjoyed your breakfast with a koala, plus loads of other interaction opportunities available for guests of...More

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LesleyJaneKnoxJamies
8 July 2017|
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Response from Damanig | Reviewed this property |
You can take the train from Circular Quay (Blue Mountain line). Get down at the Blacktown station, and take a bus from right outside the station. You can use the Sydney OPAL travel card for both the trips. There are plenty... More
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Kayla R
28 June 2017|
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Response from Ray H | Reviewed this property |
We took some overseas visitors there and they got close and personal with most of the animals. There is a fee to hold the Koalas and have your photo taken, and you need to buy a bag of some recommended food to feed the Roos... More
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Alexander R
11 May 2017|
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Response from Maxwell L | Property representative |
Hi MrsKanga, We have lots of Quokka's at the park, however they don't live in the free-roaming exhibits as they're quite temperamental compared to other Wallaby and Kangaroo species. You can still feed the Quokka roo-food... More
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