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Visiting David Fleay Wildlife Park safely
David Fleay Wildlife Park is located on the corner of Loman Road and West Burleigh Road, West Burleigh in Queensland.
The park is located next to Tallebudgera Creek on West Burleigh Road on Queensland's Gold Coast. It is 2min from the Tallebudgera Creek Road turn-off on the Pacific Motorway (exit 89) and 10min from the Gold Coast Airport.
- By bus:
The Surfside Route 756 stops near the intersection of West Burleigh Road and Loman Road. From here it is approximately a 330m walk to the entrance of the Park.
- By train:
Trains operate regularly from Brisbane to the Gold Coast (Varsity Lakes) where connecting bus services can be accessed. For timetables and bus stops, visit TransLink or phone 13 12 30.
Please see the Google map for directions.
Most of David Fleay Wildlife Park is suitable for wheelchairs, prams and for those who find walking difficult. Pathways are a combination of concrete, bitumen and elevated timber boardwalks. Wheelchair accessible toilets are located in the cafe. There are accessible parking spaces available in the car park.
Fuel and supplies
Fuel and supplies are available at Burleigh Heads and at other centres on the Gold Coast.
Walking in the local area
The Tallebudgera Creek Regional Park walking track is 1.4km and links David Fleay Wildlife Park to Burleigh Head National Park through the Gold Coast City Council green space.
Read more about the Tallebudgera Creek Regional Park walking track.
- Bring a hat, shirt, sunglasses, insect repellent and sunscreen.
- Stay on the boardwalk and tracks provided.
- Take care of your property and personal safety. Do not leave valuables in parked cars.
For more information, please read the guidelines on safety in parks and forests.
The park opens from 9.00am to 4.00pm seven days a week, every day of the year except Christmas Day and Anzac Day morning.
|Child (4 to 17 years inclusive)||$11.40|
|Child (under 4 years)||Free|
|Concession (tertiary students, seniors/pensioners, other concession card holders) *||$16.55|
|Family (2 adults and up to 2 children)||$64.20|
*Concession ticket requires a valid Australian concession card to be presented at entry.
Holders of a valid Companion Card receive free entry (one companion only), when accompanying a valid Concession Card holder who has purchased an admission ticket.
Prices include GST, updated on the first of July every year and subject to change without notice.
Please read our conditions of entry to the park before your visit.
We offer special admission prices for group bookings made a minimum of seven (7) days in advance with a minimum group size of 10. All group bookings are a self-guided visit. Add-on packages including Ranger experiences, animal encounters and/or catering options are available.
Please submit your booking request by completing our booking enquiry form.
Domestic animals are not permitted in David Fleay Wildlife Park.
Climate and weather
The Gold Coast has a mild, subtropical climate. Daily temperatures range from 20 to 28°C in summer and from 11 to 21°C in winter.