We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours

Features Animals
Open Now: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Share
Book In Advance
Tours from Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
209
All photos (209)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“billy tea”(46 reviews)
“australian bush”(12 reviews)
About
Koalas & Kangaroos IN THE WILD (formerly Savannah Walkabout) one day small-group (max 10 people) ecotour. See Kangaroos and Koalas in the wild! Join our Koala Research Project in the You Yangs Park, and meet individual, named koalas and learn about...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3207, Australia
Website
+61 3 9646 8249
Call
Ways to Experience Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours
from US$1,114.20
More Info
from US$183.30
More Info
Reviews (475)
Filter reviews
454 results
Traveller rating
409
37
6
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
409
37
6
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews billy tea their natural habitat australian bush eucalyptus leaves grey kangaroos bird species picnic lunch east gippsland regional park amazing wildlife small group knowledgeable guide wildlife tour flora and fauna anzac cookies day trip melbourne area
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 454 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Read the reviews, they were not lying. Great, proffesional and lots of koalas and other animals. The guide knew answers to everything. I also appreciate that the van was at the meeting point even earlier than planned and I didn't have to wait or look...More

Thank Františka K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the highlight of my visit to Australia. I am a big animal lover and this place does not disappoint. We were lucky to have Dan as our guide and he was the best. He was not only friendly but his knowledge was top...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The highlight of our mother and daughter trip to AU was this three day tour. The company, Echidna Walkabout Nature Tours, has a strong investment in the area and is directly responsible for koala protection and identification. BUT, beyond the organization itself, our three day...More

Thank sylph7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely a fantastic tour and one you were remember for a long long time. Our guild Kirby was over the top we saw so much wildlife it was not funny and she was so experienced. Definitely use this tour company and go on this tour...More

Thank winedude8888
Roger S, Owner at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Garry H Thankyou for your wonderful feedback. Kirby is an excellent guide and the wildlife certainly turned it on for you! And it's great that you recommend Echidna Walkabout and ALL our tours. BTW for anyone reading this: Garry H's last sentence about Go...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Haley was amazing! She went out of her way all day to make sure everyone had a great time! We where very lucky and able to see koalas and kangaroo’s in their natural environment! Haley provided a delicious lunch and lots of great knowledge to...More

1  Thank Paradise733637
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Our family of four enjoyed our day with Mick and 6 other customers searching for koalas, kangaroos, and emus. The emus and kangaroos were easy to find, I get the feeling they are in the same place every day. The koalas were trickier to spot...More

2  Thank Spiderwoman56
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Dear Kirby,thank you so much for the wonderful stay and all the information about koalas and kangaroos!

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank juliageimer
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A superb day out, we were lucky enough to see 3 Koala's and numerous kangaroos. We also got see Wallabees and possums. Our guide Kirby was very knowledgeable and took an interest in all wildlife spotted. Would highly recommend this tour.More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank GJS100
SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to write this fabulous feedback. Our Wildlife Guide Kirby is exceptionally talented at finding Australian animals and birds in the bush. We are so pleased that you had an amazing time with us! All the best from the team...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

We loved seeing koalas and kangaroos in the wild. Our guide was informative and entertaining. I would highly recommend this tour . Lunch was a fun and tasty . The small group made this great.More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Stacy H
SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to write this fabulous feedback. We are so pleased that you had an amazing time with us! All the best from the team at Echidna Walkabout - - Janine, Roger, Caz, Melinda, Martin, Jo, Bart, Kirby, Cathy, Michael, Brett,...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

A perfect day, walking through the wild in Australia. Seen quite some wildlife and were able (thanks to our guide) to approach them very closely. Got even an special lunch out in the field, on the spot prepared by our guide. Absolutely a must to...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Edwin S
SallyEchidna, Manager at Echidna Walkabout - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this terrific review about us! We are thrilled to hear that you had an excellent day. All the best from the team at Echidna Walkabout - - Janine, Roger, Caz, Melinda, Martin, Jo, Bart, Kirby,...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 163 nearby hotels
Four Points By Sheraton Melbourne Docklands
436 reviews
2.44 km away
Novotel Melbourne South Wharf
144 reviews
2.49 km away
Pan Pacific Melbourne
4,182 reviews
2.55 km away
Quest Docklands
1,021 reviews
2.69 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,618 nearby restaurants
Punchball Canteen
6 reviews
1.16 km away
Mr Lawrence
106 reviews
1.36 km away
D'lish Fish
87 reviews
1.04 km away
Bella Cosi
53 reviews
1.34 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,359 nearby attractions
Princes Pier
31 reviews
.75 km away
Station Pier
82 reviews
1.29 km away
Sandridge Railway Bridge
34 reviews
.85 km away
Colonial Brewing Co
14 reviews
1.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
frenchagogo
25 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Roger S | Property representative |
Hi frenchagogo I'm sorry we did not get back to you. We did not realise that TripAdvisor had a Q&A section until someone told us today. In answer to your question: yes we can do pickups for private tours from the port... More
0
Votes