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Hunter Valley Zoo

Attractions Nulkaba


Hours: Open 9am - 4pm Thursday to Tuesday. Closed Wednesday. During School Holidays open 7 days


Welcome to the Hunter Valley Zoo. We are open Thursday to Tuesday (Closed Wednesday) from 9:30am to 4:30pm & closed on Christmas Day. Located just off Wine Country Drive between Cessnock and Pokolbin, the Zoo is in the heart of the Hunter's Wine Country. We have many kangaroo and wallaby species to see, as well as koalas, dingoes, wombats, reptiles, monkeys and birds. Our friendly keepers are on-hand to answer your questions, and show you some of the animals up close in hands-on encounters!

Located within the Hunter's scenic and popular Wine Country, Hunter Valley Zoo has acres of both Australian and exotic animals.

Zoo Activities

Feed our animals (interactive walk through yards allow you to hand feed the kangaroos, wallabies, farmyard animals and some of our birds as often as you like)Daily Shows (pat a wombat, cuddle up to a koala, touch a reptile, watch the monkeys begin fed daily)Free Photo Opportunities with our animals (must use own camera

Hunter Valley Zoo Animals

Some of the native and exotic animals found at Hunter Valley Zoo include; Monkeys, American Alligators, Tasmanian Devils, Koalas, Wombats, Kangaroos, Brush-tailed Rock Wallabies, Dingoes, Reptiles, many bird species, and farmyard animals.

Entry Prices

  • Adults - $17.50
  • Concessions - $15.00
  • Children - $10.00 (aged between 3 - 15)
  • Children under 3 are Free
  • Family Pass - $50.00 (includes 2 adults & 2 children. Any additional children on top of the family pass are $8.00)


  • Free Gas BBQ
  • Disabled Access
  • Picnic Facilities
  • Eftpos
  • Undercover Seating
  • Toilets including Disabled Toilets
  • Children's play area

Map & Directions

138 Lomas Lane, NULKABA NSW 2325

Phone: (02) 4990 7714