Swim with the Salties

Wildlife Habitat

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    Port Douglas Road
    Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia

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Wildlife Habitat

The award-winning Wildlife Habitat, located in Port Douglas, provides visitors with a chance to experience the wildlife of Wetlands, Rainforest, Savannah, Nocturnal and Woodlands environments in an open and interactive setting.

Start your day with a sumptuous Breakfast with the Birds or stop for a break and enjoy hot and cold drinks, morning tea, lunch or a quick snack in the Curlew Café throughout the day.

Explore the Rainforest Habitat from forest floor to canopy, and admire the wildlife that call this environment home, including the southern cassowary. Savannah Habitat offers you the opportunity to hand-feed kangaroos and wallabies, as well as appreciate emus and the Lumholtz’s Tree Kangaroo.

Dive into the aquatic territory of the mighty Estuarine Crocodile at the popular CrocArena. This off-the-scale Swim with The Salties experience is the only one of its kind in Queensland and allows guests to swim eye-to-teeth with these terrifying apex predators and live to tell the tale!

Explore their Nocturnal Habitat to get up close and personal with elusive animal species including Striped Possums, Bettongs and Mahogany Gliders.

Join a guided tour with one of their experienced Wildlife Keepers to learn more about the wildlife inhabiting the park. You can have your photo taken with a koala or a reptile to remember the occasion.

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Wildlife Habitat

Port Douglas Road
Port Douglas,
Queensland 4877, Australia

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Actively welcomes people with access needs.

  • Cafe

  • Carpark

  • Coach parking

  • Family friendly

  • Non smoking

  • Parents room

  • Public toilet

  • Restaurant


  • ATEC COVID Ready/ WTTC Safe Travels Stamp
  • COVID Clean Practicing Business
  • COVID Safe
  • ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia