At the wombat show you can get up nice and close to one of our friendly wombats and learn how they live in the wild and captivity. Here at the Park we are very lucky to have 'Patrick' who is the oldest Common Wombat on record at 27 years old. He was hand raised by Greg and is most commonly known for greeting his customers in a wheelbarrow in the car park during the earlier days of the Park opening.
This large, strong marsupial is reddish-brown above and paler below. A broad white stripe runs along the cheek, the muzzle has black and white markings with a partially bare tip. The hind feet have no first digit, the second and third are joined with a double claw and the fourth is much longer than the others.Read More