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Snakes Downunder Reptile Park

#1 of 14 things to do in Childers Features Animals
51 Lucketts Road, Childers, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4126 3332
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51 Lucketts Road, Childers, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4126 3332
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a great spot to stop and see some animals. We feed the kangaroos and hung out with the Emu. Watched a couple snake shows and held a python! Then we watched the crocodile feeding.

Thank herbal_healer
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we turned up the staff were beyond welcoming as we were only ones there at time they still went ahead with the tours and was given one on one with workers who explained everything so well. We really enjoyed this place and was such...More

Thank harveypamela86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff reallt make this place what it is. We popped in on a day off work and after reading the current reviews I already knew it wouldn't be big. I suprised to find we were only being joined by around 10 other people on...More

Thank AmyJessicaWalker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were driving past, saw the sign and thought we'd stop in a for a quick break. Our quick break became 3 hours because the shows pulled us in and we couldn't drag ourselves away - we were all having so much fun. This place...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow glad I found this place it was great could have spent all day in the snake enclosure. Saw a snake shedding it's skin and one snake climb the glass and fall back down. The crocodile show was really cool too. You were also able...More

Thank Toni B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a good few hours here. Took our time and watched Macca and Alice being fed. We also got up close and personal with a few other creatures. This isn't a massive park but the operators take great pride in what they do, it's...More

Thank Carla S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Staff very considerate of handicapped family member, small zoo but very interesting. Wallabies and kangaroos pretty shy, but nice to see a decent sized enclosure for these beautiful mammals

Thank LPTraveller760
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It's a small zoo, but they staff know their business. The snake demonstration was very informative and staff approached us throughout our visit to offer more information on the animals including up close encounters. As the name suggests they have mostly snakes and reptiles, but...More

Thank Aussiefamily31
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Had relatives out from Canada that wanted to see a crocodile and koala. Nearest place we could find was Snakes Downunder south of Childers. Had driven past this many times and thought that it probably wasn't worth the time to check it out. Big mistake...More

Thank Vic B
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is my favourite place to take all of my many visitors . The small privately owned park is one of the best animal parks to see our wonderful Australian animals up close. The staff are friendly and clearly enjoy their work , their talks...More

Thank lynnorthbend
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Does anyone know how much extra it is to have photos with the Koalas?
6 May 2017|
Response from Vic B | Reviewed this property |
Photo with Koala is complimentary when you do the Koala encounter ($15pp) /////they do not offer a separate photo with Koala Only. Admission: Adults: $22 Student/Senior concession: $18 Child (4-12 yo) $14 Family pass $66... More
How much is for an adult?
1 January 2017|
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Response from Lawrence C | Reviewed this property |
I checked, $22.00