Full park closure alert
Due to the extreme weather conditions Cleland Wildlife Park will be closed to the public on Thursday 24 January. The site will reopen on Friday 25 January. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Koalas are one of the most recognisable Australian animals, they are known and loved worldwide.
Cleland is famous for its koala experiences – every day you can get up close to one of our koalas. You will have the opportunity to feel its fur, learn about their unique features and take photos standing next to the koala.
They take place twice daily, from 11am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm. Private sessions are available.
Bookings are not required. Health and safety conditions apply.
Koala experiences fees
||Free with entry fee
|Koala close-up (private package)
||Adult - $320
Extra adult - $52 per person
|Hold a koala
||$30.50 (plus entry fee)
|Hold a koala (private package)
||Adult - $360
Extra adult - $70 per person
|Feed a koala (private package)
||$95 per person
Please note that the koala experiences will not be held if temperatures are forecast to be 32 degrees and above at Mt Barker.