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Ballarat Bird World

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408 Eddy Ave, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5341 3843
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Kids loved this place

We visited bird world on the off chance of doing something different. Getting the kids away from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
god m
via mobile
Plenty of birds... not much else.

Certainly plenty of birds to see. Most are in cages and only the cockatoos seem to be only bird... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Corey B
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Mornington Peninsula, Australia
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408 Eddy Ave, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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+61 3 5341 3843
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"black cockatoos"
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"beautiful parrots"
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"native plants"
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"nice place to spend"
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"aviary"
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"aviaries"
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"waterfall"
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"drought"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited bird world on the off chance of doing something different. Getting the kids away from their ipads and phones. We were pleasantly surprised at the wonderful array of exotic and native birds. Some of the birds have better manners than humans, saying thanks...More

Thank god m
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Certainly plenty of birds to see. Most are in cages and only the cockatoos seem to be only bird that wants to come close. Would have loved to been able to have them eat form our hands like other bird sanctuaries I’ve been too. Also...More

2  Thank Corey B
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Ballarat bird world and was pleasantly surprised at the experience. Got to talk to the owner about the birds and it’s clear he is the most passionate person I have ever met. Made me feel at home and as a wanted visitor. The owner...More

1  Thank lil1999
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Privately owned by a great gentleman who told us about his history and that of the property - learned a lot and got to see a bunch of native birds - well worth a visit - bit tough to find - town could help him...More

1  Thank John Z
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We love going here to see Paul's birds. It is well priced and is easy to find. If Paul is around you can get to interact with the birds too. A nice place to spend a couple of hours.

2  Thank Katseyes1808
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Set on 14 acres in Mt Helen, 10 minutes drive south of the Ballarat CBD. Walk amongst the Australian bush setting of native plants which includes banksias and Hakeas. The waterfall is man made, every walkway and structure is the labour of love of owner...More

1  Thank Gretchen A
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Loads of beautiful birds on show and the walk in aviary was a nice surprise! The owner gave use access to other aviaries and was very kind and informative! This park is his labour of love!

2  Thank Garth1984
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our visit to the Ballarat Bird World. We were enchanted by the beautiful parrots and Australian birds. The birds would often move to the front of their cages to interact with you, which was captivating. The walkway through the park was lovely and...More

3  Thank Katrina B
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visited today. We had a chat with the owner and experienced birds on the shoulders, arms and heads. Birds I didn't know existed in clean cages. Very loved birds all with their own names. The look on the kids faces was priceless and I...More

2  Thank Sean W
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a very good venue for people interested in Australia's birds cockatoos who talk and are very friendly. Call ahead as their hours tend to differ from day to day and is reachable by public transport with a short walk

Thank Diane G
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Joan S
24 September 2015|
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Response from Beck and Steven X | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joan, I am not sure which website you viewed however if you mention their webpage they advise that you will receive a 10% discount on the entry fees. As far as we can tell & from our personal experience the fees appear... More
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Joan S
24 September 2015|
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Response from Rohnenb | Reviewed this property |
Thay have no bank card there so you have to take cash it wasn't that much I think a child was $5 and a adult was $10 to get in but can't remember
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