Hartleys Crocodile Adventures is located just 40 minutes north of Cairns and 25 minutes south of Port Douglas. It is simply the best place to see crocodiles and wildlife in Tropical North Queensland.
The award winning ecotourism accredited attraction has been carefully created by the Freeman family on a 10 hectare World Heritage location and has been constructed as an immersion park where the animals are displayed in surroundings reflecting their own habitat and give the visitor the feeling that are part of the animals’ daily lives.
There are over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and pathways leading you through woodlands and rainforest where you can see an array of wildlife, including tropical birds, reptiles, insects and other native fauna.
Enjoy the entertaining and educational wildlife presentations including crocodiles, snakes, cassowaries, koalas, quolls and much more. T
ake a boat cruise on Hartley’s Lagoon to see crocodiles and other wildlife on the melaleuca wetland. Learn about sustainable use and conservation on our Crocodile Farm tour.
The Gondwana Gateway is an innovative addition where you can learn about the evolution of Australian wildlife in a beautiful forest setting surrounded by living descendants of Australia’s ancient past.
Lilies Restaurant overlooks Hartley’s Lagoon for the perfect coffee or meal and then wander through the Paperbark Gift Shop for your souvenirs including crocodile leather products!
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures Show Times
9:00am Lagoon Boat Cruise
9:30am Cassowary Feeding & Wetlands Tour – Cassowary Enclosure
10:00am Crocodile Farm Tour
10:30am Lagoon Boat Cruise
11:00am Crocodile Feeding – Ampitheatre
1:00pm Lagoon Boat Cruise
1:30pm Crocodile Farm Tour
2:00pm Snake Show – Ampitheatre
2:30pm Lagoon Boat Cruise
3:00pm Crocodile Attack Show – Ampitheatre
4:00pm Lagoon Boat Cruise
4:15pm Cassowary Feeding – Cassowary Enclosure
4:30pm Koala Feeding – Ampitheatre
All shows are included in the ticket price
We accept Visa Card or Mastercard, E-Way and PayPal.
Please call to confirm your trip 48 hours in advance on +61 7 40372700
A minimum of 48 hours' notice is required to re-schedule or alter a reservation. A minimum of 48 hours' notice is required to make amendments to prepaid tour components; including equipment hire, guided tours or course fees
Cancellation fees are as follows:
20% cancellation fee 30 days or more prior to departure
50% cancellation fee if within 30 days prior to departure
100% cancellation fee within 14 days prior to departure
There will be no refund of any part of your tour costs should you fail to arrive at a scheduled tour departure time. Tour departures may not be delayed due to passenger circumstances - including events beyond your control, medical problems, airline delays, weather etc.
All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities
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Terms And Conditions
This website acts as a booking agent only for the tours advertised herein. Although we endeavour to provide accurate information we are not liable for inaccurate information concerning services.
• No alcohol may be consumed prior to in water activities
• Children’s prices are from 4 – 11 years of age
• Please remember you need to allow 24 hours from your last dive before flying.
• Passengers intending to dive but restricted due to the aforementioned will not be offered a refund.
• Please call to confirm your trip 48 hours in advance on +61 7 4037 2700
• We are not liable for changes to tours, pricing or itineraries; all of which are subject to change without notice.
• Neither this site, nor any associated company or agent advertised through this site is responsible for your costs or losses resulting from alterations, cancellations, loss of
damage, delay or personal injury.
• All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the
wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities. In a medical emergency, any evacuation, vessel relocation, medical or other
expenses are the financial responsibility of that passenger. Please be aware that scuba diving and other in-water activities are not covered by all travel insurance companies.
• Please inform us of any special requirements prior to your date of travel; such as dietary requirements, allergies, mobility and disability issues. This can be done in the '
Booking Message' section of your online reservation or by contacting our friendly reservations team
HARTLEYS CROCODILE ADVENTURES
You accept full risk in entering these premises you do so voluntarily and entirely at your own risk including any risk to minors or anybody under your control. You acknowledge that some animals in the premises are by their nature dangerous and capable of causing harm and even death to humans. Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures accepts no responsibility whatsoever for death, personal injury or loss of any kind howsoever caused to entrants to these premises. Notwithstanding the generality of this exclusion, you must observe the following rules:
Children must be controlled and actively supervised at all times by a responsible adult.
Do not climb fences or feed animals except under the supervision of staff.
Do not throw objects at, poke or harass the animals.
Smoking is prohibited on boardwalks, outdoor eating or drinking areas and inside buildings. Please refer to the park map for Designated Outdoor Smoking Areas.
Keep to designated pathways.
Sensible walking shoes are strongly recommended.
We reserve the right to remove any person from these premises (premises includes the boats) who, in our opinion is in breach of the above rules or is otherwise unacceptable to the proper operation of the premises. Commercial photography and filming is not permitted on these premises without our prior written consent.