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Platypus – Behind the Scenes

This immersive experience will grant you exclusive behind-the-scenes access to our Platypus House for a sneak peek into the secret lives of our fabulous monotremes.
View the platypus like never before, and even help prepare and feed out their afternoon snack. 
AM Session: 9:15am to 9:45am
Days Available: Saturday & Sunday
Capacity: 6


PM Session: 2:30pm – 3:00pm
Days Available: Monday – Sunday
Capacity: 6
  • 30 minute guided experience with Lone Pine guide
  • Exclusive, behind-the-scenes access to our off-display platypus house to learn more about platypus care
  • Help to feed the platypus a tasty snack
Age Requirements:
  • Minimum age for participants is 3 years old
  • Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult participant
  • Children under the age of 14 must be supervised at all times
Note: Entry to sanctuary not included and must be purchased separately
Terms & Conditions:
  • Full terms & conditions included on check-out page. Please read before booking.
  • A surcharge of $5/per person applies on Sundays. 
  • Excluding Queensland public holidays.
  • Subject to availability
  • Please note, our platypuses are male and do produce venom, therefore can not be touched or held by the general public.