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ZoosnooZ Overnight Stay

Bring your creatures to spend a night with ours! 

ZoosnooZ at Taronga Western Plains Zoo

ZoosnooZ is a unique sleepover experience and a great way for your students to learn about animals and the environment.

Your ZoosnooZ experience will include:

  • BBQ dinner
  • Zoo Night Walk
  • Close encounter with some iconic Australian animals
  • Supper under the stars
  • Continental breakfast
  • Zoo Morning Walk
  • Zoo entry the following day


Arrival time for ZoosnooZ is 4:30pm - Check in point is at the Savannah Visitor Plaza (reference E22 on zoo map).


Your own sleeping bag, pillow, toiletries for showers, torch, warm clothes, enclosed shoes, camera, wet weather gear, plus a sense of fun and adventure.


To make a booking, please contact the Education Centre on 02 6881 1433.


Please provide two weeks notice of cancellation. A fee of $500.00 is to be paid if the booking is cancelled within 7 days of the admission date, and full cost of booking will be charged for cancellation within 48 hours of the admission date. No refund will be given to students who do not attend. Full T&C's are here.

There is a minimum of 22 and a maximum of 80 students, including students and adults.

See overnight information in downloads for further information.


$75.00 per student. Supervising teachers and parents are free at the rate of 1 per 10 students. Extra adults pay $85.00. All prices include GST.



Twilight Safari at Taronga Western Plains Zoo

Twilight Tour is an opportunity for students from Years K-12 (stages 1-6) to explore the Zoo at dusk! Twilight Tour will awaken your students senses. Listen out for roars, screeches and growls. See animals stalking in the dark; and meet other Zoo residents that come out to play after the sun goes down!

A Twilight Tour experience includes:

  • Feasting on a BBQ dinner under the stars
  • Get up close to amazing zoo residents with a session in the Education Centre
  • Discovering wild animals on your Zoo night walk


This program is available on Monday - Thursday nights during school term.


Arrival time: 5.00pm

Departure time: 8.30pm


Program is suitable for years K-12 (stages 1-6)


Wet weather gear, warm clothes, enclosed walking shoes camera and a sense of fun and adventure!


Minimum of 22 students. Twilight Tours must be prepaid.


$32.00 per student. Supervising teachers and parents are free at the rate of 1 per 10 students. Extra adults pay $32.00. All prices include GST.

For more information or to make a booking please contact:

Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Education Centre