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Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

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8 Rob Veivers Dr, Kuranda, Queensland 4881, Australia
+61 7 4093 7575
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US$14.90*
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Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
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US$190.30*
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Best of Kuranda Including Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation
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US$18.34*
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The largest butterfly flight aviary and exhibit in Australia - an all weather experience in the heart of the Kuranda village. Home to over 1500 magnificent butterflies, youll be enchanted by the arial dynamics of these elusive wonders of nature as you wonder through the aviary's rainforest gardens.
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8 Rob Veivers Dr, Kuranda, Queensland 4881, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are three attractions to see wildlife and butterflies in Kuranda. This is one of the three. We saw all 3, in sequence this being the last stop. It is a small enclosed area teeming with butterflies of all colors and sizes. They are small...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had read up on this and they suggested wearing pink or red to attract the butterflies to land on you. But we were very disappointed that this didn't happen. Thought we were going to spend an hour but we only spend half an hour...More

Thank RedDragon1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the Butterfly Sanctuary whilst on a Skyrail visit to Kuranda as we had a couple of hours to kill after lunch. I initially thought the admin price (AUD$19 per adult) was a bit pricey but it turned out for us...More

2  Thank prw05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I felt there wasn’t many butterflies but it was educational the kids enjoyed it but although the butterflies were beautiful there wasn’t many

Thank Jessicasamantha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice place to see all the different butterfly's,lovely built and just under 20 bucks to get in thats great value

Thank Gotte B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fully enclosed butterfly sanctuary so it's a great escape if the weather outside isn't too friendly. It's an opportunity to be surrounded by up to 2000 native Australian butterflies of all colours and sizes. (Look for the blue Ulysses - it's amazing!)...More

Thank 173FLYR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is lots of information in this beautiful enclosure to read as you walk through. Some very pretty butterflies and a great breeding program.

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Butterfly Sanctuary and really enjoyed it! We loved watching the butterflies! We had a one on one tour with a lady who worked there (longest standing employee of the sanctuary) which lasted approximately an hour. We learnt so much and visited each...More

Thank reviewer13xx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I kind of reviewed all three exhibits at the same time already. Beautiful butterflies, great picture opportunities and much much more!

Thank 294tammyj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good value for money, lovely setting and very informative. We've never seen so many varieties in one place

Thank Barry E
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Maureen B
1 September 2015|
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Response from CaPTA_Group | Property representative |
Hi there. Unfortunately there is no direct bus service from Palm Cove to Kuranda. You would have to get a Sunbus from Palm Cove to Smithfield (No. 110 or 111), and then change to get either TransNorth bus or John's bus to... More
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Maureen B
1 September 2015|
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Response from CaPTA_Group | Property representative |
Hi there. Unfortunately there is no direct bus service from Palm Cove to Kuranda. You would have to get a Sunbus from Palm Cove to Smithfield (No. 110 or 111), and then change to get either TransNorth bus or John's bus to... More
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