Bike and Cart Hire

Bike and Cart Hire

Get out and about or Get exploring

For a real zoofari adventure, hire a bike or electric cart and explore the Zoo's 5.3km circuit on two wheels or four!

Ready to visit? Buy your Zoo tickets online now and save up to 20%, then grab your ticket to ride the Savannah Safari from the Visitor Plaza when you arrive.

Exploring by bike

Want to get closer to the animals? Discover smaller paths and trails off the main circuit by bike. 

Hiring Your Bike 

  • All day standard bike: $17
  • All day geared bike: $24
  • Bikes can be hired from our Hire Centre on arrival (no pre-booking). Subject to availability. *Prices effective from 16 November 2018

Need to Know

  • While the Zoo provides helmets, we recommend visitors bring their own where possible
  • The first half of the Zoo circuit has a slight incline, but otherwise the path is reasonably flat for riding 
  • The Zoo circuit is a sealed road. Road rules apply at all times
Electric cart hire
Electric cart hire

Exploring by cart

Prefer four wheels? Zip around the Zoo in a cart, and hop on and off at the different exhibits around the circuit.

Hiring Your Cart

  • 3 hour electric cart ride: $70*
  • Carts can be hired from the Hire Centre on arrival (no pre-booking). Subject to availability *Prices effective from 16 November 2018

Need to know

  • Carts seat up to six people
  • Drivers must be over the age of 21 with full driver’s licence 
  • Parking is available at each exhibit
  • The Zoo circuit is a sealed road. Road rules apply at all times
  • Children under three years old must be restrained in a car seat. Taronga Western Plains Zoo does not supply or install car seats. Guests must supply their own car seat
  • Electric carts are not suitable for rear facing car seats