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Healesville Sanctuary

Healesville Sanctuary

Our animals



Echidnas’ distinctive and purposeful ‘rolling’ gait is just one if the endearing qualities that make these animals very popular attractions at Healesville Sanctuary.

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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