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David Fleay Wildlife Park

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Facilities and activities

Welcome

Jingeri Jingeri Walla wallul jimbalangs na Kombummeri jagan. Yanbay ngamaweh baya Kombuermmi jagan. Greetings greetings great many friends to Kombumerri country. Please walk gently within Kombummeri country.

Location

Corner of West Burleigh Road and Loman Lane in West Burleigh on the Gold Coast—just 15mins from Gold Coast airport, 25mins from Surfers Paradise and 90km south of Brisbane.

What's special

Nestled in the heart of Burleigh Heads, David Fleay’s is a wildlife park with a difference! Stroll through the tranquil surroundings to experience some of Queensland’s most iconic natural habitats and meet the resident wildlife—all in just one day. Explore the park on your own or join our dedicated Park Rangers at the daily wildlife shows. Plan your day and check out start times in our park map and activities guide (PDF, 4.6M) for ‘Creatures of the Night’ or ‘Fleay’s In Flight’ shows, ranger talks and wildlife encounters or phone (07) 5669 2051.

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Location of David Fleay Wildlife Park within Queensland

Visitor reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars on Google Maps

5 out of 5 starsin the last week

Just such a lovely place to go where u are not walking all day to see stuff. The animals are very healthy and just beautiful. The shows are fun and informative. Would go there now if it was open

—Mark Rowbotham

5 out of 5 starsa month ago

Love this park so much, take extra time and do the mangrove walk around the outside too. Staff are lovely, animals well cared for. Bird show is our favourite.

—Fiona Carter

5 out of 5 starsa month ago

What an incredible place for a family day out. The surroundings are superb. The animals are incredible to watch. The food at the cafe are very well priced and it's just a great place to sit and listen to the wildlife while having lunch. This is one of my happy places.

—Alexandria Garnar

5 out of 5 stars2 months ago

After walking through Burleigh Heads National Park we were looking for a bit more. With the aid of Google we stumbled upon the David Fleay Wildlife Park. What a well run and tidy park. We'll signposted exhibits, passionate rangers and helpful staff. A good mix of Australian wildlife in natural habitat. Spent the whole afternoon there and thoroughly enjoyed all of it. Great place for individuals, couples and families. Highly recommended.

—Kent Boisen

5 out of 5 stars5 months ago

What a beautiful place! Such a great experience and excellent way to spend a few hours. Plenty of parking, easy access for peaks and wheelchairs, the shows are informative and entertaining. Staff are very friendly and very approachable, so all questions are easily answered. We bought a packed lunch and there are plenty of tables and benches all throughout the park to sit and picnic. We had a range of ages from 60 to 3 years old and everyone loved it! Highly recommend a visit.

—Kimberley Harrison

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Last updated
1 November 2019