Gan-Garoo

Gan-Garoo

Gan - Garoo - Australian Park

 One of a kind in Israel and in fact unique worldwide.

Only here, or in far-off Australia, can you enjoy the special and exciting experience of walking amid a pack of free-roaming kangaroos, Where you can pet and even hand-feed them.

Gan Garoo features a grand assortment of  australian animals including koala, kangaroos of various types, and a Lorikeet parrot aviary where you can feed the birds fruit skewers. 
Among the animals you will encounter are the Australian Cassowary, emu, small reptiles…

 At the souvenir store you will find souvenirs that are unique to Australian wildlife
and Aboriginal culture as well as soft drinks, snacks, ice cream and coffee.  

New at Gan-Garoo – Gan Gu-Yura (Jurassic) – Dinosaur Maze


 

Click here to watch Gan-Garoo video

Saturday routine activity :

Koala feeding by zookeepers, including fascinating explanations about the sleepy animal.

Australian bat feeding by zookeepers, including fascinating explanations about it's behavior.

Staff and guides are present on the Kangaroo feeding area throughout opening hours

Opening hours of Gan-Garoo

Sunday-Thursday : 9:00-16:00

Friday : 9:00-15:00

Saturday : 9:00-17:00


July-August

Sunday-Thursday  + Saturday: 9:00-20:00

Friday : 9:00-15:00


Saturdays of the month of June: 9:00-20:00

Rosh Hashanah eve, Yom Kippur eve and Passover eve: 9:00-13:00

Yom Kippur and IDF Memorial day the park is closed.

 

  • Last entrance half an hour before closing time

Gan-Garoo &  Gan Goo-Yura - Dinosaur Maze - Price list

*Entrance ticket includes both attractions
(which are in the same facility)

59 NIS - ticket price per person two years and above

41 NIS - ticket price per person for guests of Nir David Country Lodge

44 NIS - ticket price per person for  residents of Beit sheaan and Emek Hamaayanot.

47 NIS - ticket price per person for senior citizens, soldiers and handicap.

Groups above 30 people - Must be booked in advance

Contact details

Gan-Garoo is located at the entrance of Gan Hashlosha (Sachne) National Park
on road 669 between Afula and Beit Sheaan.

 

For further information please contact us at

04-6488060

Shivuk1@nirdavid.org

Information center is open on Sunday throu Thursday 8:00-17:00. Friday 8:00-12:00

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