Fodor's Expert Review Birdworld Kuranda

Cairns Fodor's Choice

One of your best chances to see the endangered southern cassowary, a prehistoric emu-like bird, is at Birdworld Kuranda. It's home to hundreds of colorful birds from nearly 60 species, more than 20 of them native to vanishing rain-forest areas—walking and flying freely in a gigantic aviary. Many of them are tame enough to perch on your shoulders. Wear a hat and sleeved shirt: birds' claws are scratchy.

Fodor's Choice Nature Preserve

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Rob Vievers Dr.
Kuranda, Queensland  4881, Australia

- 07 - 4093–9188

www.birdworldkuranda.com

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Rate Includes: From A$20

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