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Ballarat Bird World

#18 of 74 things to do in Ballarat Features Animals
408 Eddy Avenue, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5341 3843
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Great Visit!

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Loads of beautiful birds on show and the walk in aviary was a... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Beautiful birds

We loved our visit to the Ballarat Bird World. We were enchanted by the beautiful parrots and... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Katrina B
Liphook, United Kingdom
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408 Eddy Avenue, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5341 3843
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Loads of beautiful birds on show and the walk in aviary was a nice surprise! The owner gave use access to other aviaries and was very kind and informative! This park is his labour of love!

1  Thank Garth1984
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our visit to the Ballarat Bird World. We were enchanted by the beautiful parrots and Australian birds. The birds would often move to the front of their cages to interact with you, which was captivating. The walkway through the park was lovely and...More

2  Thank Katrina B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visited today. We had a chat with the owner and experienced birds on the shoulders, arms and heads. Birds I didn't know existed in clean cages. Very loved birds all with their own names. The look on the kids faces was priceless and I...More

2  Thank Sean W
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a very good venue for people interested in Australia's birds cockatoos who talk and are very friendly. Call ahead as their hours tend to differ from day to day and is reachable by public transport with a short walk

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Wow what can I say about Ballarat Bird World?! Wow really just about sums it up! We had an amazing time there a few weeks ago, so many rare parrots, I can’t even list them all but I see some other reviews below have long...More

1  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I've been to many of the wildlife parks in Victoria and I was very impressed with the number of rare parrots at Bird World. After reading the reviews from other travelers, I wasn't convinced it was going to be worth the time, but the grounds...More

1  Thank wantsonlythebest
Reviewed 13 September 2016

What a wonderful place to check out cockatoos up close. the owners have a very amazing understanding of all the birds they care for. Shame on the Ballarat City Council for not helping out. We have been several times and have enjoyed our visits immensely....More

2  Thank Sue N
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Well worth a visit , loved the rustic charm of the place ,some of the birds were amazing and the variety immense the owners were very passionate and you could tell that it was a labour of love

Thank mickd1956
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Have been a few times and although drought and lack of water means the waterfall isn't going, the birds are great. If you make an appointment the owner will take you in with the red tailed black cockatoo. The in flight aviary has now been...More

1  Thank Lorraine A
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My partner and I were there in January. It is not a well visited area, but people are missing out by not going, we really enjoyed ourselves. I was also there in July 2015 with an exchange student and she loved it. The owners story...More

Thank OSM333
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Joan S
24 September 2015|
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Response from Beck and Steven X | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joan, I am not sure which website you viewed however if you mention their webpage they advise that you will receive a 10% discount on the entry fees. As far as we can tell & from our personal experience the fees appear... More
Joan S
24 September 2015|
Response from Rohnenb | Reviewed this property |
Thay have no bank card there so you have to take cash it wasn't that much I think a child was $5 and a adult was $10 to get in but can't remember