Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo

4.5
Come to Taronga Western Plains Zoo to see the large wildlife that need more space than the Sydney site provides. Located near the town of Dubbo, you can see African lions, tigers, elephants, rhinoceros, and many more species at this branch of the Taronga Zoo. Join an early-morning walk to see animals as they awaken and get up close with native wildlife on the Aussie Walkthrough tour. As the zoo works to support wildlife habitats around the world, your patronage supports its conservation efforts. To visit Taronga Western Plains Zoo on your trip to Dubbo, use our Dubbo trip itinerary builder .
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  • The Zoofari experience is such a great experience for both family’s and friend groups. The staff at the Zoofari are extremely engaging and friendly. I would definitely return to Zoofari in the near fu...  more »
  • We drove from the sunshine coast for the Zoofari experience and it was well worth it. The cabin overlooking the animals was comfortable and warm enough even in the coldest night for years. Big highlig...  more »
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  • We booked a giraffe experience and were able to feed them. The giraffe keeper was great. The whole experience was fantastic. You can drive around and stop at the animals you want to see in their expansive enclosures. Overall the park is very well layed out and the staff are very friendly. A great asset to Dubbo.
  • Awesome. Our mistake was not giving ourselves enough time even though we spent 6 hours there. To see everything and attend all talks, allow 2 days (your entry ticket is for 2 days anyway), bring a picnic lunch and drive your own car around. The entrance ticket is so cheap, especially compared to Australia Zoo. Love this place!!

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