The Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

Australian Butterfly Sanctuary


The Australian Butterfly Sanctuary is the largest butterfly flight aviary and exhibit in the Southern Hemisphere.

Located in the heart of Kuranda, only a short walk from Skyrail and the Kuranda Scenic Railway station, our sanctuary is home to over 1500 butterflies from a variety of species.

be enchanted by the arial dynamics of these elusive wonders of nature as you wonder through the aviary’s rainforest gardens.


Do locations get more romantic than being surrounded by over 1200 butterflies?

Your wedding day will be full of both metaphorical and physical butterflies as you say your vows surrounded by 1200 free-flying colourful butterflies.

Enjoy a ceremony on the fairytale Myths and Legends bridge, which makes a fantastic platform for the bridge and from, with vantage points around the aviary.

We can even arrange for butterflies to be released as you say your vows!

Australian Butterfly Sanctuary caters for weddings with up to 60 guests and has many magical ceremony locations.

Australian Butterfly Sanctuary