We’re open every day from 9 am to 5 pm (except Christmas Day)
If you’re driving yourself, we’re easy to find
We’re just south of Townsville (17kms) on the Bruce Highway (Highway 1). Look out for the big BILLABONG signs along the roadside! Main Roads signs on the highway also direct you right to us.If you’re driving north from Airlie beach, allow about 3 hours
A taxi from Townsville
Will cost about $60 one-way for a regular car (4 passengers) or $90 for a maxi-van (10 passengers). Why not get together with some friends or fellow backpackers and share the cost? Contact Townsville Taxi on 131008
AirCrew Transfers will pick up passengers from all accommodation places in Townsville, the ferry terminal and James Cook University. Available 7 days a week, Monday through Sunday
Pick-up time from 8:45 am/ Return at 3:15pm.
Return transfers and entry to Billabong :
- Adult $57
- Child $41
- Backpacker/ Student: $52
- Aust Pensioner/Senior: $52
- Family (2 adults, 3 children): $160
Please book by 4 pm the day before: Ring Lisa or Simon on 0401 270 470.
Air Crew will take email bookings, however they need at least 24-48 hours notice – firstname.lastname@example.org
Planning a bus tour to take in even more of the sights?
AAT Kings stops at Billabong Sanctuary for a tour and catered lunch during all of their Queensland Guided Expeditions
Terra Nova Coaches Tours also includes Billabong Sanctuary on their Queensland itineraries.
Contact Phone: +61 2 9955 0000
Crikey Trikey Joy Rides
For a totally WILD trip to visit our wildlife, why not hop on a bright red trike! The Crikey Trikey driver will pick you up at your accommodation and cruise down the highway to Billabong Sanctuary. Arrive in style! What a crazy gift for the person who has everything!
Cost is $70 one way, or $130 return, for one or two people (entry to Billabong not included).
Full details on their website: