By JOHN LEEMay 18, 2019
WEST ORANGE, NJ — The aviary, home to more than 500 Australian grass parakeets, is now open at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo.
The aviary allows zoo guests to walk among free-flying birds, including laughing kookaburras and lorikeets. For $2, guests can purchase a food stick, allowing the colorful birds to eat from their hands.
The aviary, part of the Australian Outback ...