The Cohunu Koala Park is a sanctuary that deserves a visit no matter which part of the world you are currently in. If you are planning to travel to Australia, this park is a definite must see. The Cohunu Koala Park is located about 49 kilometres south of Western Australia and is Perth’s favourite park, home to a variety of native Australian animals. The park sprawls across fourteen hectares of natural bush land and the park was established in the year 1982. The park in its early days of inception was home to only four koala bears, however today its colony houses over 25 koalas.
Travellers to the Cohunu Koala Park will be overwhelmed by its natural setting and they can enjoy the native animal territory at its fullest. A sensational option at this park is that you can hold a koala in your very hands. Travellers are allowed to cuddle them and take as many pictures as they want with these furry creatures. Koalas are seen in abundance, travellers can see them hanging on branches, eating leaves, playing with each other or even taking a nap.
Other animals at the park include kangaroos, emus, dingoes, deer and wallabies. A variety of bird species such as the kookaburra, parrots and owls can also be seen here. What is more, travellers can hand feed each and every animal at the park if interested. Other attractions at the park are its dinosaur replicas and its miniature railway track built within the park premises. Enthusiastic travellers looking for a memento can seek out the Cohunu Koala Park’s souvenir shop while enjoying a snack at the adjacent cafeteria.
If you are planning on a sightseeing tour whilst in Perth, here are a few attractions that are sure to make your trip worthy. The Rottnest Island, Kings Park & Botanic Garden, Cottesloe Beach, Adventure World, Western Australia Museum, Perth Zoo, Fremantle Prison, Lake Leschenaultia and the Araluen Botanic Park are among the attractions here.
If you are looking for Perth apartment accommodation during your holiday, a recommended choice is Somerset St. Georges Terrace Perth. These apartments are considered among the best in the city and are an ideal choice for those planning to travel to Perth.