Welcome to
Platypus House

This is an amazing Tasmanian living world experience not to be missed. Platypus House offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to watch both live Tasmanian platypuses and echidnas in daylight conditions and undercover! MUST VISIT - BEST TOUR, especially on wet days! Photography welcome.


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Online Shop Now Open

Mar 09 2012

Be one of the first people to browse our new online shop featuring a variety of items from our very own unique Platypus House design gifts, to ever so cute and cuddly soft toys, to clothing, to educational books and stationery items, and much, much more!! Take a look today.


Thomas the Echidna

Jan 18 2012

Thomas is our newest addition to the Echidna Garden, joining our 2 other echidnas, Eddie and Edwina, towards the end of November 2011. He has settled in very well into his new garden environment, delighting many visitors daily.


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