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Welcome to Woolloomooloo

Our fabulous walk through aviary


Our birds are just settling into their new home at Woolloomooloo, they are looking forward to meeting you soon

There will be approximately 60 colourful and chatty free-flying birds inside the huge Australian-themed aviary including Diamond Doves, various types of Finches, Budgies and Kakarikies , plus lots of interesting plants.

Entry is free for Wickys Play Factory users on production of a valid ticket, otherwise enter with a valid wristband or 1 ticket per two people. Minimum 1 ticket

Why Woolloomooloo?

We wanted to give our aviary an interesting original Australian name and, after a long search, we stumbled upon this one. It is fun to pronounce and chocked full of O’s – like birds eyes watching you!

Meet some of the residents…

Diamond Dove

Name : Diamond Dove – Geopeia cuneata
Where do they originate: Australia – Central, West and Northern
Did you know: All have distinctive white spots on wings and come in multiple colours

Budgerigar Name : Budgerigar – Melopsittacus undulates Where do they originate: Australia – all over Did you know: ‘Melopsottacus undulates’ literally means ‘song parrot with undulating lines’.
Zebra Finch

Name : Zebra finch – Taeniopygia guttata
Where do they originate: Australia – The zebra finch ranges over most of the continent, avoiding only the cool moist south and some areas of the tropical far north. It can also be found natively in Indonesia and East Timor
Did you know:   Zebra Finch’s are admired for their calm and serene temperaments.