Hunter Valley Zoo

Located within the heart of the Wine Country, Hunter Valley Zoo has acres of both Australian and exotic animals.

Feed the animals - hand feed kangaroos, wallabies, farmyard animals and Lorikeets with special food purchased from the office.

Daily shows allow you to pat a wombat, cuddle up to a koala, touch a reptile and watch the monkeys and other animals being fed.

There is a wide variety of animals including; Monkeys, American Alligators, White Lions, Tasmanian devils, Kangaroos, Koalas, Dingoes, reptiles, birds, Maned Wolf, Meerkats and new animals such as the Ring-tailed Lemurs!

Hunter Valley Zoo provides free barbecue facilities and undercover seating, so bring the family for a picnic lunch in the fun relaxed atmosphere.

Want more? Hunter Valley Zoo have animal encounters available so you can get up close with some of the animals and develop an appreciation for the wildlife. Call the Zoo for more information or visit the website and Facebook page.

Nearby events

  1. Madame Butterfly

    Thursday 27 September 2018 , Cessnock

    Love, honour and loyalty are put to the test in the tragic tale of Madame Butterfly. The beautiful Japanese geisha, Cio-Cio-San hopelessly clings to the belief that her marriage to Lieutenant Pinkerton, an American naval officer, is a lovi…

    27 Sep
  2. Madame Flute!

    Saturday 06 October 2018 , Cessnock

    Following the outstanding success of Classical Heroes and the Art of Seductionin 2017, they are delighted to welcome back Jane Rutter in 2018. Join them as flûtiste extraordinaire, Jane Rutter, performs French cabaret, chansons and classic…

    06 Oct
  3. Big Bad Wolf

    Friday 12 October 2018 , Cessnock

    He’s the most misunderstood character in fairytale history. Put simply, he has no friends. But then he does have incredibly sharp teeth, yellow eyes and his own ideas about personal hygiene, and he is the infamous Big Bad Wolf after all. No…

    12 Oct