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Roar & Snore

Experience Sydney’s ultimate sleepover with Roar & Snore at Taronga Zoo. Featuring stunning harbour views, luxury glamping accommodation and exclusive up-close encounters with the Zoo’s animals, Roar & Snore is a must-do for locals and visitors alike.

What to expect

• Be dazzled by the sight of the Opera House and Harbour Bridge twinkling in the evening light as you enjoy gourmet refreshments and nibbles at the Roar & Snore harbour-side campsite
• Enjoy an up close and personal encounter with some of the Zoo’s friendliest creatures at the campsite
• Feed your hunger with an all-you-can eat buffet dinner
• Experience the Zoo and our animals like never before with an exclusive night safari, lead by our passionate guides
• Relax and enjoy a restful night’s sleep in our award-winning tent accommodation
• Experience two behind-the-scenes tours of the Zoo, where you will have more opportunities to get up close to our most important residents

View the Roar and Snore Gallery

 

Roar & Snore is very popular and most nights are booked well in advance.

Taronga Zoo Friends members are entitled to a discount on selected nights and should call us on 02 9978 4791 to arrange their booking. You can view all our available dates below and when you're ready you can book via Ticketek. 

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Cancellations and changes to dates

Roar & Snore is an all weather event. However, we may cancel dates due to severe, unsafe weather conditions or in other circumstances beyond our control. Wherever possible, you will be contacted in advance and your visit rescheduled or you will be offered a full refund.

Cancellation/rescheduling by participants. All payments are non-refundable. Cancellations and the rescheduling of dates are not permitted.

Gift certificates

Gift certificates are available directly from Roar & Snore, see pricing above. We can personalise the certificate and they are valid for six months from the date of purchase. Please call us on 02 9978 4791 and keep in mind that vouchers take two to three working days to process.

If you have been given a gift voucher, please contact us directly to arrange your visit.

Roar & Snore takes place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening throughout the year, and runs every night during NSW school holidays. Additional nights may be available during high tourist season or upon request.

Additional details and conditions

  • Children must be at least five (5) years old to attend Roar & Snore
  • Roar & Snore is a non-smoking event
  • On family nights there is a maximum of three children per adult
  • On adults-only nights all guests must be over 18
  • An exclusive Roar & Snore can be booked for your group only. Minimum and maximum numbers apply, and can vary depending on school terms and season

Last updated 27.09.2016 at 10.30AM

  Tents available
  Allocation exhausted/not available
AO Adults Only nights
  Special Event
  No Roar and Snore running

 

September 2016

Adult only nights in September will be Wednesday the 7th, Thursday the 15th, Tuesday the 20th and Thursday the 22nd.

Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
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5 6 7 AO 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 AO 16 17 18
19 20 AO 21 22 AO 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    

 

October 2016

Join us for a super-exclusive party and help us turn 100!

Roar and Snore 100th Birthday Celebration packages for Thursday the 6th and Friday the 7th of October will be released for sale on the 8th of September from 9.00am.  Guests booked on either of these nights will have guaranteed entry to the Zoo on Friday the 7th to celebrate the Zoo's 100th Birthday!!!  Bookings can be made directly through the Zoo by calling 9978 4791 or emailing roarandsnore@zoo.nsw.gov.au

Please note Roar and Snore rates will increase for bookings from the 1st of October. 

 Roar and Snore rates from 1st October Peak Off Peak
Adult $335.00 $301.50
Child $215.00 $193.50

 

Adults only nights in October will be Wednesday the 12th, Tuesday the 18th, Thursday the 20th, Tuesday the 25th and Thursday the 27th.

Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
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3 4 5 6 - Party 7 - Party 8 9
10 11 12 (AO) 13 14 15 16
17 - 20%* 18 (AO) 19 20(AO) 21 22 23
24 25 (AO) 26 27(AO) 28 29 30
31            

 * Monday 17th October - 20% discount night! Due to a change in arrangements, Roar & Snore can offer a double-discount opportunity for this night only!

November 2016

November dates are now available! Bookings can be made through Ticketek or by calling the Roar and Snore office on 9978 4791 to redeem a Roar and Snore Gift Voucher or book as a Taronga Zoo Friend.

Adults only nights in November will be Tuesday the 1st, Wednesday the 9th, Tuesday the 15th and Tuesday the 22nd.

Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
  1 (AO) 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 (AO) 10 11 12 13
14 15 (AO) 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 (AO) 23  24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

 

December 2016

December dates are now available! Bookings can be made through Ticketek or by calling the Roar and Snore office on 9978 4791 to redeem a Roar and Snore Gift Voucher or book as a Taronga Zoo Friend.

Adults only nights in December will be Tuesday the 6th, Tuesday the 13th and Tuesday the 20th.

Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
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5 6 (AO) 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 (AO) 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 (AO) 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

 

For more information or to make a booking please contact the Roar and Snore team on 02 9978 4791 or email roarandsnore@zoo.nsw.gov.au

Roar and Snore usually takes place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening throughout the year. We also run every night during NSW school holidays. Additional nights may be available during high tourist season or on request. Bookings can only be made for dates displayed above. Addtional months are made available for sale on a rolling monthly basis.

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