Glen-Forest Tourist Park is set in very picturesque surroundings just 15 minutes drive from Port Lincoln, South Australia. With many attractions to suit all ages it is the ideal location for family picnics, birthday parties, social clubs, school excursions and bus tours. Glen-Forest Tourist Park is a 400 acres farm, with 120 acres dedicated to the animal park. 80 acres of vineyard also exists on the property, varieties grown are: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay.
This family operated tourist park provides a casual atmosphere where visitors are invited to wander at leisure, stopping to feed the variety of animals and birds. There are baby animals for the children to feed and cuddle. Fed by natural springs and creeks all year round, the dams are home to prolific water birds.
Animal varieties include: koalas, dingos, kangaroos, wombats, sheep, goats, emus, camels, horses, cows, water buffalos, Babe the pig, ostriches, ducks, peacocks and a walk in bird aviary which is a definite highlight of Glen-Forest Tourist Park. See our photo gallery page for some great photos. Also at Glen-Forest is the ‘Animal Run’ 18 hole Putt Putt Mini Golf Course, ride through the vinyards on the off road Segways or explore the Maze.
Glen-Forest Tourist Park offer the usage of a free BBQ undercover eating area with a kiosk where tea, coffee, drinks, ice creams and souvenirs are available. You can sit and eat your lunch while the children enjoy the animals in the nursery area. If you prefer there are shaded lawn areas or venture out into the park and enjoy the natural surroundings.