Lunch with the Lorikeets at The Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

Tour Code: 172

Departing: Port Douglas

2nd Child Travels FREE
  • The 12.30pm Bird Interactive experience is a great opportunity to have a photo taken with the birds! Not just any ordinary zoo,  this sanctuary is a ‘wildlife immersion exhibit’ which means you interact with iconic animals! It’s also a passionate conservation park, so feel awesome about your entry fee going toward preserving its amazing creatures!  
  • The Curlew Cafe & Bar has free Wi-Fi so you can upload your latest photos.   Feature Creature Photos (which include a 6x8 print as well as a digital copy emailed to you) are well worth the small extra cost, held at the following times: 9.15am; 10.45am (Koala presentation & photo); 1pm; and 3.30pm. With so many once-in-a-lifetime wildlife interaction options, why not also indulge in a Wildnight Nocturnal Tour, Picnic with the Parrots, or return for a Breakfast With The Birds, also available at the Wildlife Habitat?

Included In Price

  • Park Admission
  • Wildlife Presentations
  • Guided Tours
  • Lunch
  • Unlimited Tea & Coffee

Share a delicious lunch with lorikeets, parrots, curlews and cockatoos at the Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas. Then tour this sanctuary’s great parklands with immersive animal experiences. Spend an unforgettable day making new unique, furry friends!

This may be your most fascinating party ever, and you won’t have to figure out the seating! The stunning Rainbow Lorikeets, cockatoos, kookaburras, parrots, and extraordinary curlews will find their own places at your table for lunch in Port Douglas!

Some of the Far North Queenslands most colourful and precious birds wander around the restaurant, perch on trees, and watch curiously as you indulge in a sumptuous buffet lunch, including steak, sausages, pasta, chicken and reef fish, as well as freshly baked breads and an array of delicious salads and cheeses. 

After Lunch With The Lorikeets, spend time in the park (admission additional to tour) exploring at your own pace or join a guided tour (included in admission). Learn about rare reptiles, cute wombats, huge crocodiles, and the majestic cassowary.

Feed a kangaroo, cuddle a koala or even pat a python Add other tours to view nocturnal creatures, or share another meal with winged wildlife at picnic with the parrots or return for breakfast with the birds.

Lunch with the Lorikeets in Port Douglas

In a rare and eco-friendly environment, you’ll find some of the Wet Tropics’ most colourful and precious birds to observe as you indulge in a sumptuous buffet.

With excellent value for money, your delicious lunch includes steak, sausages, chicken and reef fish, as well as freshly baked breads, an array of delicious salads and seasonal produce that the chefs source locally.

This lavish experience is a feast for the eyes as well as the belly. There’s no other ‘meal and show’ like it in Far North Queensland!

The Unique Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas

The Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas is renowned as a ‘wildlife immersion exhibit’ where you’re actually encouraged to interact with the animals here. The wildlife roam free as the resident birds do, and so will you among them! On rainforest paths and elevated boardwalks, you can view and meet iconic Australian creatures in a natural spacious setting.

There are many types of animal presentations, with feeding times and fascinating knowledge delivered by passionate wildlife guides. With your initial pass, you can stay all day and return to enjoy your favourite animals and displays for the next four days!

With breathtaking parklands, rare animals and the making of new furry friends, the Wildlife Habitat is an unforgettable adventure!

Woodland and Wetlands Discovery

A rainbow collective of birds at the Wildlife Habitat begins your magical day. From the intricate markings and vibrant colours of endemic finches, to the unique ‘Stork Walk’, part of the only park in the world where Black-Necked Storks are successfully bred, you’ll discover mesmerizing wonder.

Meandering through the beauty of the woodland and wetland domains in this amazing sanctuary, you’ll also have the rare chance to meet a cute koala! And you’ll no doubt fall in love as you cuddle one during a photo op!

If creatures of a more mysterious nature are your thing, you’ll also see a reptile interaction presentation.

With a collection of snakes, rare dragons and lizards, you’ll get an up close view and gain riveting knowledge of their habits!

Explore the Queensland Rainforest and Outback Savannah

Wildlife here thrive in a natural habitat that is both eco-friendly, and heaven on the eyes. In the savannah habitat, you’ll discover wallabies and kangaroos roaming freely.

You’ll be invited to grab some ‘Roo Food’ and hand-feed these Australian legends their lunch! They’ll also be a chance for thrills and spills at the crocodile feeding display.

Hear fascinating facts about the world’s last living dinosaur, and witness their magnificence from a close up (and safe!) view. This is the saltwater croc, who is known to grow to almost 6m in these parts!

On the rainforest walk’s stunning elevated walkways, you’ll encounter another riveting rarity, the towering cassowary. A 2m bird with a superb rainbow-plume, it’s only found in the Wet Tropics!

Your Magical Interactive Animal Experience

Another special aspect of the park is its rare interactive environment, where visitors can get to know unique Australian animals up close and personal.

You’ll find cuddling a koala the kind of moment that becomes a lifetime memory, along with the exhilaration of hand-feeding kangaroos and wallabies. There’s also riveting animal presentations.

Watch in awe as saltwater crocodiles leap from the water in a feeding extravaganza, and you’ll find the chance to feed a turtle absolutely adorable!

You might have always found yourself nervous around reptiles, yet the passionate guides at this park are keen to show you that snakes are magnificent (and friendly) in so many ways, and they’ll even give you the opportunity to pat a python to prove it!

See more native Australian wildlife tours and attractions.

Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Port Douglas

Departure Time
  • Lunch daily from 12:00am to 2:00pm
  • Park entry Entry 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Port Douglas
  • Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation


Excludes Christmas Day


Lunch is between 12:00pm and 2:00pm, please allow 3 hours to include some time in the park

Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Wildlife Photos
  • Wildlife Care & Private Behind The Scenes Tour
  • Optional breakfast with the birds
  • Optional picnic with the parrots
  • Wildnight nocturnal tour
Fitness Level Required


Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Ecotourism Certified
  • Hat
  • Camera (charged)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Cash or credit card

Containes notes on wheelchair access
Wheelchair Accessibility

The majority of this park is wheelchair accessible, from entry, through various habitat walkways and elevated boardwalks.

Only the Stork Tower is not accessible by wheelchair.

Children 3 & under are Free.

24h cancellation and re-scheduling policy

Lunch with the Lorikeets at The Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

Tour Code: 172

Departing: Port Douglas

2nd Child Travels FREE



Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$19.00
Family: au$95.00

Tour Code: 172



15 yrs & over

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(Discounts May Apply)
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745

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