Gan-Garoo Australian Park – a unique attraction containing wildlife and vegetation from far-off Australia.
Gan-Garoo is home to free-roaming kangaroos of various types that you can pet and hand-feed; a parrot sanctuary where you can feed the birds from juicy fruit skewers.
In the zoo's Australian farm you'll encounter farm animals characteristic of the Australian continent. There are petting corners where mini-goats are fed and groomed plus an assortment of other interesting animals – adorable koalas, cassowary, emu, flying foxes, reptiles and more…
Within Gan-Garoo is a maze compound containing a giant green maze. Solve the riddle hidden inside and enter your solution in the monthly drawing, with a chance at winning a prize. The compound also contains a variety of logic puzzles to challenge your skills.
Gan-Garoo opening hours:
Sunday to Thursday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fridays and eves of holidays – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturdays and holidays – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m
Eves of Yom Kippur, Rosh Hashanah, Passover seder – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Yom Kippur and Remembrance Day for Fallen Soldiers – closed.
July - August - Sunday to Thursday + Saturday – 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
For information call: 04-6488060 / 6488952
Price of ticket – NIS 46 for adults and children over the age of two.