Australian Wildlife Park Hamilton Island Wildlife

With a whole range of exhibits, and even an on-site café, Hamilton Island Wildlife is great fun for all ages.

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Opening hours
8.30am – 4.00pm daily

8.30am-3.30pm Snacks, cakes and hot/cold beverages available at the cafe
9.30am-10.00am Koala Experience (bookings recommended)
10.00am-1030am Park Guided Tour (included in entry price)
10.30am-11.00am Reptile/Bird Experience (bookings essential)
11.00am-11.30am Dingo Experience (bookings essential)
11.30am-12.00pm VIP Dingo Experience ( limited to 4 people per day, bookings essential, minimum of 6 years and older, with age 6-14 needing to be accompanied by a paying guardian)
12.00pm-1.00pm VIP Koala Experience (limited to 2 half hour sessions a day with 4 guests per session. Bookings essential)
3.00pm-3.45pm Animal Feeding Tour (Crocodile, Cassowary and Macropods)

Please enquire at Hamilton Island Wildlife’s front desk to secure your spot in one or all of these amazing animal encounters.

Animal Experience souvenir photos can be collected from 3.00pm daily at the front counter.
For General Admission
Adult - $28.00
Child - $16.50
2 adults and 2 children - $86 (children aged 3-14 years)
General admission includes unlimited entry for your stay on the island.
  • Koala Encounter - $30.00pp
  • Snake, Reptile & Bird Encounter - $22.00pp
  • Dingo Encounter - $40.00pp (6 years and older) 
  • VIP Koala Experience - $150.00 per Adult $75.00 per Child
  • VIP Dingo Experience - $150.00 per adult $75.00 per child
Combo value packages also available.
Sights and highlights
Meet iconic animals such as kangaroos, koalas, a range of marsupials, cassowaries, dingoes, snakes and lizards and even a giant salt water Crocodile.

Enjoy a guided tour from one of our expert guides.
Sample itinerary
After exploring Hamilton Island Wildlife at your own pace, you can then join the keepers for a guided 10.00am Macropod and Marsupial Tour, or a 3.00pm Reptile and Bird Tour which includes a Croc Feed.
What to bring
Sun hat
Money for souvenirs or a light meal/snacks at the café.
Booking information
For animal encounters, please email or call us on 07 4946 8635 to make a booking.
How to get there
Hamilton Island Wildlife is located on the resort side of the island.
Terms and Conditions
Terms and conditions apply.
Age restrictions apply with animal encounters so please contact the Wildlife Park to avoid any disappointment, prior bookings are recommended.
The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time.

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Stay four nights and spend quality family time with a full day trip to the Great Barrier Reef, a half day trip to Whitehaven Beach, entry to Hamilton Island Wildlife, Kids Stay & Eat Free and more.

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Escaping to Hamilton Island is now easier than ever with our stay 4 nights or more and save Package, staying at either the Reef View Hotel, Palm Bungalows or Beach Club.

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Staying four nights, explore the Great Barrier with a full day Reef trip, a half day trip to Whitehaven Beach, weekly entry to Hamilton Island Wildlife, complimentary breakfast and more.

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