Billabong Camp

Billabong Camp

An overnight adventure sure to please every member of the family!

Situated on the Zoo circuit, near Lion Pride Lands, lies Billabong Camp. Billabong Camp is now open for bookings for Saturday nights. For the autumn school holidays Billabong Camp will be open every night from 1 - 17 April,

Taronga Western Plains Zoo is a COVID Safe site. 
Next time you visit you may notice a few changes that ensure our sites remain COVID Safe for all our guests, staff and animals. 
Read more about the changes keeping you safe.

Overview

Billabong Camp is an immersive experience where we take care of the hard work for you. All you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy. You’ll uncover the secret, after hours life of the Zoo with the help of our Zoo Host. You’ll also enjoy a tasty Australian barbecue dinner, continental breakfast and two day entry to the Zoo.

The campsite is arranged around a central Billabong
The campsite is arranged around a central Billabong
Tents are group in adjacent pairs, perfect for families
Tents are group in adjacent pairs, perfect for families
Relax by the Billabong during your camping experience
Relax by the Billabong during your camping experience
Enjoy an outback BBQ dinner buffet under the stars
Enjoy an outback BBQ dinner buffet under the stars
Experience an early morning walk around the Zoo
Experience an early morning walk around the Zoo
Tents can sleep up to two adults and one child
Tents can sleep up to two adults and one child

How the campsite works

  • Campsites are allocated to groups of four people 
  • Two adjacent tents per campsite (if you would prefer to stay together in one tent please let us know at the time of booking)
  • Groups of over four people are allocated campsites/tents based on their sleeping requirements (confirmed at time of booking)

The package

The Billabong Camp package includes:

  • One night accommodation in our Billabong Camp tents
  • Two day entry to the Zoo
  • All bedding including pillows and towels
  • Dinner and an evening supper
  • Continental buffet breakfast
  • An exciting range of guided animal encounters and tours where you will see Australian, Asian and African animals

Terms and conditions

Full payment required at the time of booking.

Payment Methods: Credit card or electronic funds transfer

Cancellation Terms: In the event of cancellation the following fees apply:

  • Outside 30 days prior to arrival – full refund
  • 30 days to 15 days prior to arrival – penalty of $100.00 per booking per night
  • Within 14 days prior to arrival – all cancellations will result in a full cancellation penalty.  Should you amend your reservation to reflect an alternative date; an amendment fee of $100.00 per booking per night will be applied

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of an unforgettably wild overnight experience at Taronga Western Plains Zoo! Online Gift Certificates are available for purchase to the value you nominate for Billabong Camp.
 

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COVID Safe information

Last updated Monday 18 January 2021

Taronga offers guests a unique opportunity to experience the outdoors and reconnect with wildlife. Next time you visit you may notice a few changes that ensure our sites remain COVID Safe for you, your family, our team and our animals.

Below are a few tips to make your next visit as safe, fun and enjoyable as possible!

If you have cold or flu symptoms, we ask that you please stay home and do not visit.

Your accommodation booking can be changed to an alternate date at no charge.

Safety measures

Following the most recent advice from NSW Health, Taronga has implemented the following additional measures to ensure our sites remain a low-risk environment for you and your family to enjoy. 

    Check-in via the Service NSW App: All visitors will also be asked to check in using the Service NSW app when you arrive on site. This includes all members of any family groups, including children.

    Maintain social distancing: Staff and guests are required to maintain 1.5m physical distancing at all times where possible.

    Guests are not permitted to visit Taronga’s Zoos in Sydney and Dubbo or stay overnight if it contravenes state or federal travel restrictions, border closures and public health orders relating to COVID-19. If you have been asked to self-isolate, please do not enter Taronga Zoo Sydney or Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo.

    If there is anything urgent that you need to discuss regarding your booking, please use the below contact details:

    Email stayovernight@zoo.nsw.gov.au or call 02 6881 1488