The Australia Zoo is located in the
smallest continent of the world, Australia, in Queensland's
State on the Sunshine Coast near Glass House Mountains.
The Australia Zoo is very popular and one of most visited
zoo of Australia.
The zoo became more popular since Steve
Irwin passed away. Steve Irwin is mainly known as The
Crocodile Hunter a documentary series, this is what made the
Australia a big tourist attraction.
The Australia Zoo opened
its doors in 1970 by Bob and Lyn Irwin and at this time it
was known as Beerwah Reptile Park. Bob Irwin is a renowned
herpetologist in the world. In southeast Queensland, Lyn
Irwin was one of the first to rehabilitate and take care of
injured and sick wildlife.