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Koala Experience

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Behind the Scenes

Get up close and personal to one of Australia’s biggest icons. Learn about the koala’s features, habitat, reproduction, gum species preferences and other quirky little facts about these gorgeous critters. Meet some of our koala families inside their Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary homes. At the completion of your experience you will hold one of everyone’s favourite little Aussie legends whilst having a professional photograph to capture your experience.



Name: Koala "Behind the Scenes" Experience

Days Available: Everyday*

Time: 3:15 PM

Price:  From $45 

Positions Available: 10 Per Day

*Conditions apply.

Terms & Conditions

All children participating in the encounter must be accompanied by a supervising (paying) adult
Please check into Visitor & Member Services at least 30 minutes before start of experience
Daily interaction with the Koala may vary
All participants must follow all instructions given by the keeper and if they fail to do so may be removed from the program and not issued a refund.
The program may cease at any given time at the keepers discretion
Personal cameras will be allowed to be used during the encounter
Hands must be clean and sanitizer will be available both before and after the encounter
All participants are required to answer any safety briefing questions asked by the keepers and must inform the keeper of any allergies/reactions prior to participating on this encounter.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary does not take responsibility for any injuries that are received during the experience; first aid will be available on location if required.
An official photograph will be taken during the encounter and will be available 30minutes after the experience has taken place from the photography counter at the front entrance. The price of the program includes one photograph per person.

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