New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

Welcome 2024 with two-nights of unforgettable harbour-side elegance!

Celebrate this New Year’s Eve at the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga – our elegant eco-retreat nestled within Taronga Zoo, overlooking spectacular Sydney Harbour. Located just 15 minutes from Sydney, your stay at the Wildlife Retreat offers an unforgettable way to start the New Year. Enjoy sumptuous food and wine, meet incredible native wildlife, view the world-renowned firework display from a prime position and relax knowing everything is taken care of.

Enjoy a New Year’s Eve like no other, with an incredible vantage point and sweeping views of the Sydney Harbour fireworks from the award-winning Me-Gal restaurant. New Year’s Eve at Taronga provides one of the best locations to view the Sydney fireworks and a stay at Taronga means that you can avoid the noise and crowds and wake up in a peaceful and serene bushland setting with sound of bellowing koalas as your alarm clock.

Wildlife Retreat Me-Gal NYE Experience

The two-night experience includes:

  • Arrival drink
  • 2-nights’ accommodation in chosen room type (Available in all room types)
  • Pre-Dinner Drinks and canapes in the N'Gurra lounge on New Year’s Eve
  • 4 Course Dinner at Me-Gal restaurant on New Year’s Eve
  • 5 Hour Beverage package on New Year’s Eve
  • Shared Feast dinner at Me-Gal on the 1st January 2024
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Sanctuary Tour - a guided tour through the central wildlife habitat to meet the local residents including koalas, echidnas, pademelons, wallabies and bettongs
  • Wollemi Tour
  • Nura Diya Tour
  • 3 Day access to the Zoo
  • Complimentary Parking


View the Wildlife Retreat Me-Gal NYE Experience Itinerary

Room typePrice
Bushland View Room$4,495
Animal View Room$5,395
Harbour View Room$6,515
Treetop Suite$7,959
Additional Adult$1,250
Additional Child$750

*Rates are Twin Share

The Wildlife Retreat at Taronga is owned and operated by Taronga Conservation Society Australia, a not-for-profit, conservation-based organisation. Every stay at the Wildlife Retreat contributes essential funding towards the care of Taronga’s animals and broader conservation and education programs in Australia and around the world.

Bushland Room - view.
Bushland Room - view.
Animal View Room - view.
Animal View Room - view.
Harbour View Room - view.
Harbour View Room - view.
Treetop Suites - view.
Treetop Suites - view.

Terms & Conditions

Read the full terms and conditions for NYE 2023 at the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga

  • Payment must be made in full at time of booking
  • Cancellations are permitted 7 days before arrival. Within 7 days all bookings are non-refundable.
  • Menus, pricing and itinerary are subject to change depending on availability, demand and changing health restrictions
  • The NYE at the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga package is available for a 2-night stay on Thursday 31 December 2023 – Friday 1 January 2024, subject to availability
  • Date changes are not available for NYE at the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga bookings
  • Discounts and special offers are not applicable with NYE at the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga bookings