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Whipray Encounter at Crocosaurus Cove

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Meet the friendly freshwater whiprays of Crocosaurus Cove and hand-feed them under the guidance of experienced handlers.


  • Get up close to the inquisitive 2-meter-wide whiprays.
  • Learn about these fascinating creatures from expert handlers.
  • Enjoy the experience in a small group of maximum 4 people per encounter.
  • Spend the day exploring Crocosaurus Cove, home of the world’s largest display of Australian Reptiles.


  • Whipray Encounter
  • Full-day admission to Crocosaurus Cove

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Come and meet the friendly, 2-meter-wide whiprays of the Cove, and enjoy the unique experience of hand-feeding them under the expert guidance of experienced handlers. Take the opportunity to learn more about these inquisitive creatures in this close encounter.

With full-day admission to Crocosaurus Cove included in your ticket, you are free to explore it at your own pace. The Cove boasts of hosting the largest display of Australian reptiles in the world, and is the home of some of the most massive saltwater crocodiles in the country.

COVID Safety Information

  • All areas that customers frequently touch are sanitized.
  • Guests may/may not be subject to temperature checks beforehand.
  • All guests are recommended to bring along face masks for safety.
  • It is recommended to maintain social distancing with other guests (2 meters apart).
  • Regularly sanitize your hands. Sanitizers are available upon request.


  • Whipray Encounter: Daily at 3:30pm
  • Crocosaurus Cove: Daily from 9am to 6pm

Important Information

  • Please note that the minimum age for participation in the Whipray Encounter is 10.
  • Minimum 2 and maximum 4 people are required for the encounter.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the encounter.

Discounted Tickets

  • Children aged 4-15, and seniors aged 65 and above, enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.
  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification.
  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes before the start time of your experience to avoid delays.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Redeem your ticket at: Crocosaurus Cove.
  • Address: 58 Mitchell St, Darwin City NT 0800, Australia.

Get Directions to the Redemption Point.

Getting There

  • The closest bus stop is Mitchell St cnr Brigg St, within a 3-minute walk from the attraction.
  • Buses #4, #5, #6, #8, and more will bring you here.


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