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Ballarat Bird World

408 Eddy Avenue, Mount Helen, Victoria, 3350

At Ballarat Bird World visitors can see all the colours of Australian bird life, only a short seven minute drive south from Sovereign Hill.

Take a stroll along the raised walkway passed the landscaped waterfall and gardens to view the birds on display. Varieties include the Gang-gang, Major Mitchell and red, white and yellow tailed black cockatoos. A fantastic photo opportunity with a red tailed black cockatoo is available at 11:00am and 2:00pm at no extra charge. Just use your own camera.

The animatronic triceratops dinosaur is also currently on display in a bush setting and is proving to be very popular with all those children who love dinosaurs.

Stroll through the huge free flight aviary then wander back and maybe have a drink on the outdoor deck amongst the native bird life.

The cafe is open all day for morning and afternoon teas. Air conditioned in summer and a wood fire for those colder months. The Gift Shop stocks a large range of bird and dinosaur toys and gifts.

Ballarat Bird World is open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Also open public holidays except Christmas Day.

Content: Ballarat Bird World
Type Entry cost
Indicative prices

Adult entry - $12 Concession - $10 Family: two adults and up to four children - $30

$10.00 - $12.00

Children aged between four and 16 years.

  • Car park
  • Kiosk
Opening hours:
  • Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

25 Dec 2018

  • Closed
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details
408 Eddy Avenue, Mount Helen, Victoria, 3350

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