Welcome to
Platypus House

Monotreme Magic


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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Poppy the Platypus

Oct 08 2015

Poppy is our newest addition to our platypus family, joining our 4 other platypuses, Jupiter, Dawn Dusk & Freya. She has settled in very well with her new friends and is delighting many visitors daily.


A World of Changes

Oct 01 2015

Platypus House is under new ownership. We have revamped the café - revamped the Gift Shop - revamped the animal areas and all your favourite staff are still here to welcome you


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