The hunting power of Nora, our Australian Tarantula

Ever seen an Australian Tarantula hunt its prey?

Meet Nora, she joined our Daintree Discovery Centre bug family five months ago.

She has settled in very well, and some days she even shows us her hunting prowess:


Entry Fees

Adult: AUD$35.00
Concession/Student: AUD$32
Child: AUD$16.00 (5 - 17 years)
Family: AUD$85.00

Audio Tour (8 languages)
68 Page Interpretive Guide Book
7 Day free re-entry
Children's Audio Tour (suit 5 - 9 years)

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