Australian Wildlife Experience In Port Douglas

The award-winning Wildlife Habitat is Australia’s leading environmental wildlife experience, providing visitors with a chance to get up close a huge range of iconic Australian animals in their recreated natural environments.

Want to Cuddle a Koala, meet pythons, crocodiles, amazing Australian birds and hand-feed kangaroos? Want to see the endangered Southern Cassowary and Lumholtz’s Tree Kangaroo? Fancy getting up close and personal with Estaurine Crocodiles on our new Predator Plank? Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas offers all this and more!

Located at the entrance to Port Douglas, at Wildlife Habitat you can join our free tours with our standard five day entry pass. Wildlife Habitat is a must do Port Douglas tour, whether you are based in Tropical North Queensland or visiting the region looking for things to do in Port Douglas!

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Every day except Christmas Day
8.00am – 5.00pm




  • Nocturnal Habitat now open
  • Pathway of Pythons now open
  • Rainforest Habitat closed for improvements – Scheduled opening date – April 4th 2020.
  • Park upgrades require large area closures between 9th -13th  March 2020 – General Park remains open
  • Areas closed: Wetlands Habitat, Rainforest area, Cassowaries, Private tours, café. Areas open : Reception – including amenities, Savannah Habitat (kangaroos, wallabies, emus, crocodiles, pelicans, wild birds) , Woodlands Habitat (small birds, endangered finches, lizards), Nocturnal Habitat (owls, possums, scorpions, spinifex hopping mice, Gliders, frogs, snakes), limited free park presentations/ talks. Entry to the park will be an escorted mini tour via a secondary entrance point.

Entry will be free between 9th-13th March 2020. This may change without notice.


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