Cairns Tropical Zoo

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Cairns Tropical Zoo is a 6-hectare (15-acre) tropical zoo in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. It has a small collection of native and introduced species, and is a member of the Zoo and Aquarium Association (ZAA).

Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia
Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia

The award winning Cairns Tropical Zoo is part of the Wildlife Tropical North Queensland group. We're the wildlife tourism professionals - wildlife is all we do. Located on 6 hectares of tropical landscaped gardens, Cairns Tropical Zoo has the largest, most comprehensive wildlife collection in Tropical North Queensland: Reptiles: One of Australia's most comprehensive Snake displays, Monitors, Dragons, Lizards, Crocodiles - Saltwater and Freshwater varieties, Alligators.

Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia
Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia

Birds: Cockatoos, Raptors, Parrots, Emus, Cassowaries, Brolgas, Pelicans, water birds, finches and more; Mammals: Koalas, Wombats (Common, Southern Hairy Nose), Macropods - Eastern Grey, Agile, Pademelons, Cotton Top Tamarins, Lemurs, Dingoes, possums and more; Our attractions offer a variety of ways to experience wildlife in the tropics with a wide range of wildlife displays and wildlife presentations by our dedicated team of professional wildlife keepers.

Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia
Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia

Since 1980, the local Freeman family has pioneered wildlife experiences in the Cairns area, striking a balance between entertainment, education and wildlife conservation oriented presentations that are both educational and enjoyable. Cairns Tropical Zoo is accredited by the regional Zoo and Aquarium Association.

Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia
Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia

Other Wildlife Tropical North Queensland attractions include the award winning Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, located 25km south of Port Douglas, and the award winning Kuranda Koala Gardens, located in the Heritage Markets at Kuranda. In fact all our attractions are award winners.

Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia
Cairns Tropical Zoom, Cairns, Australia

Our goal is to contribute to the conservation of, and education about, both the Australian and exotic species that call these attractions home. The delivery of information through educational and entertaining presentations and the opportunity to interact with wildlife ensures a visit to one or more of our experiences will be memorable for all the right reasons.

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