Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park ~ Phone: (02) 43751100
Our Address ~ 1 Darkinjung Road, cnr Peats Ridge Road, Calga NSW, Australia 2250 ~
info @walkaboutpark.com.au

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What you will see at Walkabout Park ...

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With very few exceptions, our animals are not in cages.

Walkabout Park covers 170 acres, half of which is protected by feral predator proof fencing, so the animals thrive in their natural habitat, safe from the dangers introduced by people - foxes, cats, dogs and cars.

The 'Sanctuary Experience', quite different from a zoo

As soon as you enter the sanctuary, you'll be greeted by koalas, emus, kangaroos, wallabies and pademelons moving freely through the beautiful bushland. The moment when you really feel connected is when one of the hand-raised eastern grey kangaroo or swamp wallaby orphans hops up behind you and then stands patiently, waiting to have its back tickled.

But the most exciting way to enjoy Walkabout Park is to actually go walkabout, with the rangers along the tracks.

You never know what to expect

A koala snoozing in the shade, swamp wallabies browsing in the underbrush, a python easing its way through the bush, a kookaburra catching a lizard, pademelons squabbling under the boardwalk, a joey diving into its mother's pouch as you walk past, a goanna swaying through the undergrowth, or a pair of emus cooling off in the dam.

Listen to the stories the rangers tell of the animals and how they survive in the bush

Observe the different ways the animals have adapted to the harsh Australian environment, and how the plants protect themselves from over-grazing. Follow 'tracks and scats', looking for the places the animals sleep and feed. Search for the signs that animals have been hunting and foraging for food. Learn about different animals' needs for shelter and survival. See the effects of climate change on the way animals live. Compare the different environments and how the animals behave inside and outside Walkabout Park's fox-proof fence.

You will see mammals, birds, reptiles, frogs, insects and spiders, including:
Koalas Galahs
Eastern grey & Red kangaroos Long-nosed potoroos
Different types of wallabies Tawny frogmouths
Echidnas Dingoes
Red-necked pademelons Sulphur-crested cockatoos
Lots of lizards Kookaburras
Rufous bettongs Bilbies
Long-nosed bandicoots Lace monitors (goannas)
Gliders & Possums Tasmanian devils
Flying foxes All kinds of pythons
Emus Various frog species
Rainbow lorikeets Spot-tailed quolls

Opening times

Open every day except Christmas Day.

Day time visitors do not need to book

Open at 9am - Every day

Close at 5pm - Every day

Evening and overnight experiences 
must be pre-booked

Contact us

Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park

1 Darkinjung Road, cnr Peats Ridge Road, Calga, NSW Australia 2250 • Phone (02) 43751100 • Outside Aus +61 2 43751100 • Fax (02) 43751257

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Park Entry Prices

For group programs or for a private ranger-led tour, contact us for a quote.

Standard Tickets
$25.00
$15.00
Adult
Child - aged 3 to 15 years
   
Family Discounts
$70.00
$10.00
Family - 2 adults + 2 children
Extra child - with $70 Family Pass
   
Free Entry - eligibility conditions apply
No charge
No charge
Child - aged 0 to 2 years
Carer with Companion Card - accompanying disabled client
   
$20 Discount Tickets - must show ID Card
Teacher
Student
Senior
Pensioner
20% off Standard Adult Rate
20% off Standard Adult Rate
20% off Standard Adult Rate
20% off Standard Adult Rate

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Ranger-led activities

Admission price includes daily ranger-led activities.

Please check with us as program may change.

 

Time What's on

09:30
10:00

10:30
11:00
11:30
12:00
12:30
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2:30
3:00
3:15
3:15

3:45
4:00

Meet Waffles the Pig
Meet the mob: Kangaroos & Emus
Southern Hairy Nosed Wombat

Boomerang throwing
Dingo encounter
Koala encounter
Pat a Python
Echidna encounter
Night Hunters - Predator Birds

Tasmanian Devil encounter
Koala feed-time
Bare-Nosed Wombat encounter
Bush Tucker & Bush Medicine
Aboriginal Sites visit (only on
weekends & holidays)

Meet the mob: Kangaroos & Emus
Flying Fox introduction

0:00 Wild Emu and Kangaroo Feeding
10:30 Meet Billy Bilby
11:00 Koala Talk
11:30 Meet a Dingo
12:00 Boomerang Throwing
12:30 Pat a Python
1:00 Bush Tucker & Bush Medicine (weekends & holidays only)
1.00 Bush-Ochre Face Painting and Bunny Fun in the Farmyard
1:45 Lizards, Turtles and Dragons
2:15 Tazzie Devil Feeding 
2.30 Quoll Feeding
2:45 Koala Feeding
3:15 Flying Fox Feeding
3:30 Wombat Feeding
4:00 Wild Emu and Kangaroo Feeding
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