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Healesville Sanctuary

Healesville Sanctuary

Our animals

Tasmanian Devil stand off

Tasmanian Devil

Tasmanian Devils are the largest carnivorous marsupials in the world today.  Devils once occurred on mainland Australia, but have been confined to Tasmania since pre-European times. 

Sanctuary highlights

Parrot statue at Land of Parrots

Land of Parrots

Get up close to Australia’s best-loved birds in this spectacular walk-through aviary. 

Wild encounters

Kangaroo feed

Close-up Encounters

Book a Close-up Encounter for an unforgettable close-up experience with one of our amazing Australian animals. Only $12 per person. Find out more ...

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