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Maru Koala and Animal Park
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Maru Koala and Animal Park This property's rates and availability are 100% up to date and your booking will be instantly confirmed.

1650 Bass Highway, Grantville

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Maru - Animal Park only
Maru - Pirate Pete's Mini Golf
Maru Koala and Animal Park - ALL DAY PASS
Grantville Pirate Festival 2014

Yes! You can hand feed and pat the koala's.
Yes! You can hand feed and pat the kangaroos and wallabies.
Yes! You can have a close encounter with a range of Australian animals.

Maru is an award winning family run attraction for hours of entertainment for the family.
• Enjoy hand feeding and patting the kangaroos and wallabies, including rare albino wallaby.
• Meet the Koalas up close on hourly Koala tours where the Keeper will take you inside the koala enclosure and introduce you to our Koala family.
• Enjoy a 'Koala Close Encounter' where you can pat a Koala and have a photo taken.
• See range of Australian native and farm animals including wombats, Tasmanian devils, dingoes, a crocodile, native birds, python snake and much more.
• Don’t miss the sheep Shearing Show at 3pm where you can also view some special animals and their keepers
Keeper Presentations:

Monday – Friday: Koala enclosure open for entry and keeper talk, start of every hour between 10am – 5pm

Monday – Sunday (everyday) – Sheep Shearing Show at 3pm

Don’t forget to bring your camera so you can take advantage of the ample photo opportunities as you interact with the animals.

After you have enjoyed the Koala and Animal Park, relax for a coffee or a bite to eat in our licensed Homestead Bistro before you then set sail into Pirate Pete’s Mini-Golf Adventure and enjoy 18 holes of Pirating fun.

Putt your way around the thirty meter Pirate Ship and encounter life-size pirate figurines, including one of Captain Jack Sparrow. Enter the gold mine under the five meter thunderous waterfall and watch out for the grouch in the old outback dunny.

You can do either the Koala and Animal Park or Pirate Pete’s Mini Golf separately or purchase an ‘All Day Pass’ to give you unlimited access all day long.

We welcome group bookings and also cater for Koala or Pirate themed children’s parties.

Phone : 03 5678 8548
Email: fun@marukoalapark.com.au

Website: www.marukoalapark.com.Get in touch with wildlife.

Directions: Follow Bass Highway to Grantville. If heading south towards Phillip Island we are on the right side of the road at the traffic lights past the main town. If coming from the south turn left into the service lane before the traffic lights.
Our Opening Hours are 09:30a.m. to at least 5:30p.m. daily, later in daylight savings months

Accredited Tourism Business - Australia T-QUAL Australian Tourism Quality Assured
Latest News
NEW INDOOR PLAYROOM. We opened our large indoor playroom in April 2014, off the side of our Homestead Bistro. NEW AUDITORIUM. We now have a large covered auditorium in the animal park and offer sheep shearing shows daily and Wildlife Shows on all weekend, school and public holidays.
2013 Gippsland Business Awards - winner of four awards and finalist in fifth category, including
Business of the Year for Gippsland 2013

2013 Superpages Bass Coast Business Awards - winner of three awards and finalist in fourth category, including
Business of the Year Bass Coast 2013 - as Judged
Peoples Choice Business of the Year Bass Coast 20113 - as nominated by our visitors

2011 & 2012 Victorian Tourism Awards Finalist

2011 Gippsland Business Awards Winner Tourism Category

2011 Gippsland Business Awards Winner Good Access is Good Business Award

2011 Bass Coast Business Awards Winner Good Access is Good Business Award

2011 Bass Coast Peoples Choice Awards Winner Tourist Attraction Category as voted by our visitors

Special Events
Dreamnight at the Zoo in November each year - by invitation only, a free night for special needs children and their famililes

Grantville Pirate Festival is held each year in Autumn.

Cancellation Policy / Terms & Conditions
Tickets are non refundable and non transferable but are valid for up to six months from the purchase date other than Grantville Pirate Festival tickets which are only valid for that day.

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