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Great place for kids

Enjoyable visit to see the Subsidies. Very realistic with sounds and animation to match. A bit... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Marlene K
Werribee, Australia
via mobile
Birthday outing with 5 year-old grandson

A brilliant place to take little ones. He had a ball and loved the movement and sound of the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Bronwyn P
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Frankston Flinders Road | Look Out for Our Big Dinosaur at Entry Gate, Somerville, Victoria 3912, Australia
+61 3 5977 3018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was poor....we struggled to make the visit last 30 minutes. For $88 this was excessive!! I could go on and on but please just save your money and go somewhere else instead.

Thank bigtimwilliams
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Went with my son and his 4 year old. Got a lesson on dinosaurs from Mr Dinosaur aged 4. He recognised and knew the name of every dinosaur. He loved it, danced up and down each pathway squealing as each dinosaur roared and waved its...More

1  Thank OzMum231
Reviewed 11 August 2018

First of all expensive. 42 bucks for 2 adults a child, for this you get to see a few run down old dinosaurs, some bad acting, a play center / bbq that looks like it was stolen from a caravan park, 10 minutes of dull...More

5  Thank talloo96
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable visit to see the Subsidies. Very realistic with sounds and animation to match. A bit packed into one area. Picnic area and playground bit hit with kids but again not enough tables and seating. Kids breaking up clay finds from digs on tables people...More

Thank Marlene K
974michelew, Manager at Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi Marlene, Thank you for your comments. Yes we were exceptionally busy on the weekend, being our last weekend before our winter closure. We are in the process of upgrading and improving

Reviewed 26 June 2018

A brilliant place to take little ones. He had a ball and loved the movement and sound of the dinosaurs. Very cautious to pat the small one and the walking one but had a go anyway.

Thank Bronwyn P
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We took our 4 kids aged 10 - 2yo to dinosaur world. We had a great visit. 2 older kids loved reading the information on each dinosaur and the little ones enjoyed roaring and looking at them. All 4 enjoyed the fossil dig, and we...More

1  Thank DanBell82
Reviewed 14 April 2018

So many big, well presented and maintained, noisy dinosaurs. Absolute delight for 2 little boys (6yo and 2yo) and a baby who loved it too and the 3 adults.. This place is brilliant, and the staff were so friendly and helpful. We travelled from Brisbane...More

1  Thank ValjBris
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Wow, I what a hidden little gem that I had found by accident when going to the Tyabb Airshow in March, Seeing the dinosaur at the entrance made me think I had to visit. The animatronic dinosaurs are terrific for the kids, and adults will...More

1  Thank Andrew Y
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I would like the agree with the other positive review's and say that if I listened to the bad review's we would've missed out in this awesome experience. We didn't see it as expensive as you can spend $80 on a console game. Whereas this...More

3  Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the Dinosaur World last Saturday as a family with two young children. The kids had a great time. There were a good number of exhibits. Additional activities like tractor ride, digging area were fun too. You can grab a bite at their cafe...More

Thank Shruja
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Tina I
29 June 2015|
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Response from 974michelew | Property representative |
Hi, we have just the one price for children of $12 entry. We have 21 big dinosaurs in our park - 16 of which move and are very loud and life like. Both kids and adults love them. We also have Wilson our walking dinosaur that... More
Carol J
12 February 2015|
Response from 974michelew | Property representative |
Hello, admission to Dinosaur World is $15 adult, $12 child, $50 family ticket - 2 adults and 2 children, children under 2 are free. our dig and discover is an additional $8 for child participating as they take home their... More