30 May '15, 1am

Melbourne 2015 – Healesville Sanctuary & Puffing Billy

A trip to Melbourne wouldn’t be quite complete without a visit to one of their zoos ! Due to time constraints, we had time to check out only one zoo and decided on Healesville Sanctuary, which houses Australian wildlife animals such as wombats, Tasmanian devil, kangaroos and koalas. Love the big space and that it’s not as crowded like our zoo here. Then again, it was on a weekday when we visited. The timing of Magic Moments didn’t work for us but we saw some visitors who went for the close-up encounters. I’d say, go for it if it’s possible as you will get to learn much more about the animals with the staff’s sharing, and might even get to touch the animals! We were rather bummed to miss out on the one with the wombat. When I found out that the Puffing Billy steam train allows passengers to sit with their legs hanging out of the carriages (provided their bodies are within t...

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