Wildlife Experience

Wildlife Experience

Get up close and personal with some of Australia and New Zealand’s furry, fuzzy or feathered friends. Whether your dream is to cuddle a koala, view majestic kangaroos, swim with a pod of dolphins of hang out with penguins, Down Under Answers can point you in the right direction.

Much of Australia’s wildlife is unique and found nowhere else in the world including kangaroos, koalas, echidnas, dingoes, platypus, wallabies and wombats. While sometimes hard to spot in the wild, a number of world class wildlife parks across Australia gives you the chance to meet these Aussie inhabitants.

Take a unique journey and lose yourself on an island wildlife sanctuary with hopping kangaroos, koalas sleeping in tress and sea lions frolic on the beach. Fly south to Kangaroo Island and come face-to-face with some of Australia’s most recognizable residents in some of the most spectacular coastal scenery as your backdrop.

Roam the New Zealand forests in search of the secretive Kiwi Bird, the sole survivor of an ancient order of birds and New Zealand’s national icon. Also Indigenous to New Zealand is the yellow-eyed penguin is one of the rarest penguins on earth. Found on the south-east coast of the South Island, its distinctive yellow eye and bring yellow stripe that runs around its head makes them easy to identify. Also found on the South Islands is Taiaroa Head, the Albatross capital of the world. Marine life in the area includes New Zealand fur seals, sea lions, dolphins, ocras and migratory whales.

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Hotels

Ambua Lodge

Ambua Lodge

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Bensbach Wildlife Lodge

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Crystalbrook Lodge

Crystalbrook Lodge

Only 10 guests enjoy this haven of outback luxury, a member of Luxury…

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Freycinet Lodge

Freycinet Lodge

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Karawari Lodge

Karawari Lodge

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Malolo Plantation Lodge

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Set amidst palm trees and lush tropical gardens overlooking volcanic…

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Orpheus Island

Orpheus Island

A secluded island hideaway amidst the Great Barrier Reef…

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Rondon Ridge

Rondon Ridge

Boasting panoramic views of the Wahgi Valley below, Rondon Ridge is…

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Stonefly Lodge

Stonefly Lodge

A five star retreat only 50 min from Nelson, with exclusive river…

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Thala Beach Nature Reserve

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A deluxe beachfront eco retreat set on 145 Acres of private nature…

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Vacations

2 Day Best of Kangaroo Island Tour

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Abel Tasman National Park Guided Walk and Kayak

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Take three days to walk the wondrous Abel Tasman Coast Track on an…

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Doubtful Sound Fiordland Navigator Overnight Cruise

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Experience Exceptional Port Lincoln and Coffin Bay

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Great Ocean Road Small Group Journey

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Jatbula Trail Plus

Jatbula Trail Plus

Jatbula ‘Plus’ itinerary affords you the time to discover…

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Kakadu and East Alligator River

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Escape to the Top End and discover a paradise. View Aboriginal rock…

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Kangaroo Island Wanderer

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View wildlife in their natural habitat including koalas, kangaroos…

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Kimberley Snapshot

Kimberley Snapshot

True North showcases stunning waterfalls, amazing helicopter views,…

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Liveaboard Diving 3 Day

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The best way to really experience the Great Barrier Reef is to stay…

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Reef Endeavour, 3 night Mamanuca and Southern Yasawa Islands

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A 3-night cruise features the southern Yasawa islands including the…

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Reef Endeavour, 7 night Yasawa Islands Cruise

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Reefsleep Overnight Experience

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Tours

Abel Tasman National Park Kayak, Seals & Walk

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