Taronga Western Plains Zoo

Opening hours

9am to 4pm - 365 days of the year (Public Holidays Included)
8.30am - 4.00pm Savannah Visitor Plaza
9:00am - 4:00pm Zoo Circuit

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Summer News at Western Plains Zoo

NOW OPEN! Platypus HQ

The world’s largest purpose-built platypus conservation centre is officially open, with guests able to see this iconic species at Dubbo Zoo for the very first time. Meet Taronga's platypus, Mackenzie and learn about this cryptic and elusive species!

Summer News at Western Plains Zoo

NOW OPEN! Platypus HQ

The world’s largest purpose-built platypus conservation centre is officially open, with guests able to see this iconic species at Dubbo Zoo for the very first time. Meet Taronga's platypus, Mackenzie and learn about this cryptic and elusive species!

Visitor Information

How to get here, accessibility information, where to eat and closures and works. 

What's On

Things you can do and see at Dubbo Zoo, like new zoo babies, keeper talks, tours, pedal boats and bikes.

Our Animals

The animals you can find at Taronga Western Plains Zoo!

Accommodation

Dubbo Zoo has three accommodation options available, including Zoofari Lodge, Savannah Cabins and Billabong Camp.

Accommodation

Dubbo Zoo has three accommodation options available, including Zoofari Lodge, Savannah Cabins and Billabong Camp.

Events

Including corporate events, weddings and Zoo events.

Special Offers

Memberships and special discounts, including Zoo Friends, Adventure Pass and $1 On Your Birthday.

Gallery - Coming Soon
Gallery - Coming Soon

Our favourite shots at Taronga Western Plains Zoo!

Taronga News

Taronga's Reef Recovery Program

The Great Barrier Reef and other reef systems around the world are threatened by multiple processes, particularly warming and ocean acidification as…

Posted on 16th February 2024 by Media Relations

Pygmy Hippo Calf born at Taronga Zoo Sydney!

Taronga Zoo Sydney are celebrating World Hippo Day with a huge announcement of the birth and public debut of a four-week-old female Pygmy…

Posted on 15th February 2024 by Media Relations

 

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