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Featherdale Wildlife Park & Canberra

After leaving Sydney’s CBD, we took a short detour to the Featherdale Wildlife Park. It’s a privately funded and operated park with dozens of animal species, many of which you can pet and feed like a petting zoo. Here are some highlights:

Featherdale Wildlife Park
Featherdale Wildlife Park (that’s a real koala…what a model!)

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Rainforest, Byron Bay & Yamba

Earlier today we packed up and headed out of the Gold Coast. Our plan is to be in Sydney by Monday, so we’re splitting the drive into a couple day trips. We started with an hour drive inland to visit the Springbrook National Park rainforest and take a hike to the park’s natural bridge.

Driving into the coastal rainforest
Driving into the coastal rainforest

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