The Kangaroo Sanctuary’s 90 hectare area of bush land homes more than30 kangaroos of various ages. The Sanctuary tries to keep the bush land untouched so that the Kangaroos all feel like they are in a natural habitat before being released. This famous Kangaroo Sanctuary has been founded by Chris Brolga, who has been dubbed as ‘Kangaroo Dundee’,Chris ‘Brolga’ Barnes has been saving orphaned kangaroo joeys in Outback Australia for the past nine years.While working as a tour guide in the Northern Territory, he realized that people in remote areas of Australia were looking for a place to take orphaned or injured animals, so he opened The Baby Kangaroo Rescue Centre.It was later redeveloped and expanded into the larger Kangaroo Sanctuary just outside of Alice Springs. The Best place to stay while visiting Australia is the Chifley Hotels and Apartments. The Chifley HotelsNewcastle is walking distance away from Newcastle Central Business District and Newcastle Harbor Foreshore where there are diverse dining and entertainment options.ChifleyApartmensts and hotels are a home away from home, offering impeccable service to the guests with the latest modern comforts. Guests can enjoy fabulous views of the harbor and enjoy spacious and elegantly furnished rooms.
Newcastle has three distinctly different sandy beaches, and they are interlinked by one great coastal walk called Bathers Way. It highlights Newcastle beaches that have generated some of the World’s best surfers. The Chifley Hotels and Apartments are located on a very central business district and the district has many restaurants, bars, cafes and shopping outlets. Guests can also visit the Kangaroo Sanctuary, and enjoy a guided sunset tour to the home of Brolga and his kangaroo family as seen on ‘Kangaroo Dundee’ (BBC / Animal Planet). These educational guided tours of Brolga’s 90 acre wildlife reserve are on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday – approximately 2.5 hours.Experience a leisurely walk through the bush as the kangaroos wake from their day-time sleep. The Sanctuary is a place to celebrate the beauty, and learn about the care of, the red kangaroo – an Australian icon.
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