Enjoy a coffee in ‘Brood’ – where you can enjoy hearing the birds in the outdoor aviaries from a distance. ‘Brood’ also offers a selection of cakes including scones to satisfy your hunger. The Bower Gift Shop. ‘The Bower’ offers a range of souvenirs, gifts and local art. Picnic Areas. Bring along your own picnic lunch and enjoy the sights and sounds of the birds, some just metres from the bird aviaries. We have two picnic areas available – ‘The Mud Hut”and ‘The Poephila’ . Accessibility. At On the Perch Bird Park, we proudly strive to provide an accessible nature experience for all our visitors. The bird park provides two accessible parking spaces at the front entrance. The bird park is virtually level with only a very slight gradient (1:50) and most pathways are either paved or hard packed decomposed granite. An accessible toilet is provided, and is about 60 metres from the kiosk and retail shop, and is located next to the Southern Cassowary exhibit. Parking. On the Perch Bird Park offers three visitor parking areas including space for larger vehicles. Accessible parking spaces are also offered near the Entry. Parenting Facilities. A high chair and baby change facilities are available to visitors. A small kids playground is located inside the bird park and available for use by park patrons. Cameras and Video Equipment. You are very welcome to take photos and videos of the birds. However, please do not let this interfere with the experience of other visitors.

Opening Times

Everyday exceptWednesday
10am-3pm except Public Holidays

Meet the Keeper

11am & 1pm (free with daily entry)


Child (5-11 yrs)$10
Family (2 adults & up to 3 kids)$49