Tasmania Zoo, Riverside

3.0
#6 of 13 in Parks in Launceston
A wide-ranging complex of buildings and facilities located on a 360 hectare (900 acre) expanse of bushland, Tasmania Zoo serves as home to a variety of animal species. Indigenous species like wombats, koalas, and kangaroos share the zoo with deer, monkeys, penguins, and as many as 80 bird species. The highlight for many visitors is the chance to see and interact with the Tasmanian Devil. Put Tasmania Zoo at the forefront of your travel plans using our Launceston road trip planning tool.
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  • We weren't at all impressed by the zoo which is best described as tatty. It does have several Tasmanian Devils which was my wife's main reason for wanting to visit, but that's about it. Several of.....  more »
  • Tasmania Zoo is amazing. There are cages, but the size of some is awesome . The zoo CLEARLY cares for the animals well, keepers are very knowledgeable, with excellent communication and entertainment.....  more »
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  • A great family outing with a decent variety of animals. Low cost food and souvenirs with a small BBQ facilities area available. Encounter sessions available with some animals. The team is working on providing more seating around the zoo. I AM TOLD TUGER ENCOUNTERS ARE COMING SOON....
  • Very enjoyable day wandering around the zoo seeing all the different animals. Plenty of parking spaces and the kiosk is very reasonable. Well worth the money.
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