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Glen Forest Tourist Park

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Clarkes Lane | Greenpatch, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5607, Australia
+61 8 8684 5053
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Glen-Forest Tourist Park is set in very picturesque surroundings just 15 minutes drive from Port Lincoln, South Australia. With many attractions to suit all ages it is the ideal location for family picnics, birthday parties, social clubs, school excursions.This family operated Tourist park provides a casual atmosphere where visitors are invited to wander at leisure, stopping to feed the variety of animals and birds. There are baby animals for the children to feed and cuddle. Fed by natural springs and creeks all year round, the dams are home to prolific water birds.Animal varieties include: Koalas, dingos, kangaroos, wombats, sheep (including Damaras), goats, emus, camels, horses, cows, water buffalo, Pigs, ostriches, ducks, peacocks and a walk in bird aviary which is a definite highlight of Glen-Forest Tourist Park.Added attractions are the "Animal Run" 18 hole Putt Putt Mini Golf Course & Segway Rides exclusive to Glen Forest Tourist Park.Glen-Forest Tourist Park offer the usage of a free BBQ undercover eating area with a kiosk where tea, coffee, drinks, ice creams and souvenirs are available. You can sit and eat your lunch while the children enjoy the animals in the nursery area. If you prefer there are shaded lawn areas or venture out into the park and enjoy the natural surroundings.Adults: $13.00Children: $11.00Seniors: $12.00Family: $45.00 - 2 Adults & 2 Children
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  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“bird aviary” (8 reviews)
“segway tour” (6 reviews)
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Clarkes Lane | Greenpatch, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5607, Australia
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+61 8 8684 5053
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"bird aviary"
in 8 reviews
"segway tour"
in 6 reviews
"highland cattle"
in 4 reviews
"rabbits and guinea pigs"
in 5 reviews
"great fun"
in 10 reviews
"putt putt golf"
in 3 reviews
"all ages"
in 9 reviews
"petting area"
in 2 reviews
"friendly animals"
in 4 reviews
"great morning"
in 5 reviews
"great family day"
in 4 reviews
"feed the animals"
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"wine tasting"
in 7 reviews
"hand feeding"
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"any age"
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"great little place"
in 2 reviews
"an absolute blast"
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Had a wonderful visit here. The beautiful location had so much to see and it was so nice to see some little joeys hop out of their mom's pouches. Lots of animals, worth a visit.

Thank Adam M
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Had such a fantastic day at Glen Forest Animal Park. Entry is $15 per person, Feed is $2 a bag, and you can feed all the animals - Rabbits, Guinnea Pigs, Baby Lamp, Alpaccas, Kangaroos, Birds, etc. So many animals, and you can get up...More

Thank Ben C
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The reason for this outstanding review as I have been to other animal parks with my children only to be disappointed with the scarceness of animals! This park is the opposite and it provided us with two and a half hours of fun before our...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

My son and family arrived a little not a problem. Welcomed hands on interactive and great for kids my son could not speak highly enough. I can’t upload photos of my gran daughter feeding the lambs. Excellent

Thank John G
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

It was our first time in Port Lincoln, and we knew we wanted to pet some kangaroos, and see some koalas up close. Little did we know this place had it all. You literally get to walk right next to the cutest kangaroos, and we...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

While the interaction with the animals is good, and you will get some nice photos with kangaroos, colourful birds and kangaroos, I must disclose that this is a zoo where animals are taken out of the wild to be in captivity. This information is not...More

5  Thank Megan C
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

A great experience for families or singles. Beautiful drive to the location and stunning surroundings when there. The animals are interesting the staff great and it’s simply a “must do”. Definitely going back

Thank Alex M
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Wonderful collection of 'hands on' animals. Kangaroos, koalas, donkeys, pigs, sheep, birds everywhere and the most fantastic walk in aviary. Bags of feed are available and you can feed them. It's lovely feeling little birds perch on your hand and nibble at the seeds. We...More

Thank Joanna W
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

A lovely interactive animal park where you can get up close to very friendly animals, including native animals. Lovely cafe area with large indoor and outdoor seating areas. Wine tasting available with award winning wines. Well worth a visit.

Thank Dmpao
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Were from Sydney. So this was much smaller that we are used too. ☺️ But perfect for the area and a great option for an animal fix. Considering size there was good variety and healthy looking animals. We enjoyed our visit & recommend others visit...More

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Tracy R
28 February 2018|
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Response from Dmpao | Reviewed this property |
We were on a tour we arranged through the Port Lincoln tourist bureau. (Taste of eyre 1/2 day tour) We were on cruise ship and booked our tour prior to arrival privately. 1/2 the price of cruise ship shore excursions! It is... More
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Response from Dean D | Reviewed this property |
As per Liz E with the addition of a family pass $45.00 2 adults and two children and Children $11.00. Put Put Mini golf $7.00 per person.
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