Private koala feeding tour

Great News!

Our koalas have fully recovered from their skin condition, and we are excited to announce the koala up-close experience (where you can meet and touch some of the park's friendliest residents, but not hold) is now being held every day between 11am-12 noon and 2pm-4pm.
Details 

For a very special experience, book a private behind-the-scenes koala feeding tour.

This exclusive new once-a-day 30 minute experience is limited to two people per tour, and you will be able to hand-feed eucalyptus leaves to the koalas.

Keepers will share their expertise on koala behaviour, health and conservation and you will even have the opportunity to help perform daily health checks

The package includes:

  • park entry for the day
  • the rare opportunity to go behind-the-scenes at Cleland and hand feed koalas
  • the opportunity to help with the koalas daily health checks
  • your own personal keeper to answer all your questions
  • animal food to feed some of the other animals in the park.

Bookings are essential. This experience does not include a koala hold, but this can be purchased separately at the end of the tour.

Health and safety conditions apply.

Koala experiences fees

Type Price
Koala close-up Free with entry fee
Koala close-up (private package)  Adult - $311
Extra adult - $55 per person 
Extra child (4-15 years) - $42 per person
Hold a koala $30 (plus entry fee)
Hold a koala (private package) Adult - $350
Extra adult - $75 per person
Extra child (4-15 years) - $62 per person
Feed a koala (private package)  $95 per person 

 

Please note that the koala experiences will not be held if temperatures are forecast to be 32 degrees and above at Mt Barker.  

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