Roar and Snore at Taronga Zoo, Sydney

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 a delicous buffet style 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 interactive Keeper tours of the Zoo, where you will have more opportunities to get up close to our most exotic residents

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Roar & Snore is very popular and most nights are booked well in advance. Dates are released three months ahead so if there is a date you are after that is not displayed, please email our team to be put on a notification list.

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 may 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 22.02.2018 at 4:00pm.

  Tents available
  Allocation exhausted/not available
AO Adults Only nights
  Special Roar and Snore Event (call for details)
  No Roar and Snore running

 

2018 R&S Rates Jan-28th Feb 1st Mar - 12th Apr 13th Apr - 29th Apr 30th Apr-5th Jul
Adults Monday-Thurs $301.50 $295.00 $345.00 $295.00
Adults Friday - Sunday $335.00 $345.00 $375.00 $345.00
Child Monday - Thursday $193.50 $195.00 $225.00 $195.00
Child Friday - Sunday $215.00 $215.00 $245.00 $195.00

 


February 2018

For general bookings please contact Ticketek or to make a booking with a Roar and Snore Gift Voucher or as a Taronga Zoo Friend, please contact the Roar and Snore team on 9978 4791 or email roarandsnore@zoo.nsw.gov.au
Roar and Snore is offering special Roar and Snore/Twilight concert evenings in February on the 14th and 10th.  Please contact the Roar and Snore office directly for more information or to make a booking. 
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March 2018

For general bookings please contact Ticketek or to make a booking with a Roar and Snore gift voucher or as a Taronga Zoo Friend please contact the Roar and Snore office on 9978 4791 or email roarandsnore@zoo.nsw.gov.au.
Please note that a new rate system will be starting in March with the below rates applying to March dates:
New R&S rates Fri-Sun Tues-Thurs
Adult $345 $295
Child $215 $195

 

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April 2018

For general bookings please contact Ticketek or to make a booking with a Roar and Snore gift voucher or as a Taronga Zoo friend please contact the Roar and Snore team on 9978 4791 or email roarandsnore@zoo.nsw.gov.au.
Please note new rates for NSW April school holidays above.
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May 2018

May dates will be released for bookings from 9.00am TODAY the 21st of February.  General bookings can be made through Ticketek from 9.00am.  To redeem a Roar and Snore gift voucher or book as a Taronga Zoo Friends please contact the Roar and Snore office from 9.00am Wednesday the 21st.
Taronga Roar and Snore will be participating in Sydney Vivid from Saturday the 26th of May.

 

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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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