Travelling to Cairns with the whole family? Then book a stay in our Trinity Beach Holiday Apartments, so you will be close to all of Cairns wonderful family attractions like the Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures.
Take the whole family on an educational adventure at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures. The award-winning ecotourism accredited attraction is a sanctuary to many different Australian wildlife. Explore, discover, and learn all about them through the different activities available at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures.
• Lagoon Cruises
Cruise Hartley’s Lagoon via the park’s custom built boats. Each boat holds 35 passengers with access to views you’ll treasure for the rest of your life.
Witness and understand the crocodile’s behavior. Plus, you might also see some other wonderful creatures like the majestic Sea Eagle, a jewel-like Azure Kingfisher, or a delicate wild orchid. Each cruise lasts about 25 minutes, so listen to the cruise commentary and pay attention to your surroundings.
• Wildlife Discovery Trail
Stroll along the Wildlife Discovery Trail. Discover two types of crocodiles – the Estuarine (saltie) and the Freshwater. Not to mention, other animals like birds, fishes, lizards, turtles as well as plants that live alongside crocodiles.
Don’t forget to visit the wildlife amphitheatre for the Snake Show at 2:00pm and the Crocodile Attack Show at 3:00pm.
• Gondwana Gateway
Journey through the beautiful Gondwana Gateway and learn about the evolution of Australian wildlife. Check out all the exhibits and read the signage to learn more. Heads up as some stories might surprise you.
• Cassowary Walk
Cassowaries are a native to the rainforest of Australia. Learn more about this large, flightless bird through the self-guided Cassowary Walk. Know their origins and relatives. In addition, understand their importance and relationship to plants and animals.
• Crocodile Farm
Hartley’s commercial crocodile farm has been operating since 1989. Here you will witness how the Estuarine Crocodiles are bred and learn how crocodile farming contributes to wildlife and habitat conservation.
And if you want to try the Big Croc Experience to pole fee a huge crocodile yourself, you can book in advance. It is available daily at 10:30 am or 1:00 pm but only for people aged 16 years and over.
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