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. Australia Day Cessnock

    Friday 25 January 2019 to Sunday 27 January 2019 , Cessnock

    They have three days of free activities for everyone to enjoy including a screening of an iconic Aussie movie, welcoming Australia’s newest citizens, recognising those in the community who go above and beyond and enjoying the third annual…

    25 Jan - 27 Jan
  2. The Maestro and The Diva

    Saturday 09 February 2019 , Cessnock

    It gives them great pleasure to welcome Brian Castles-Onion, Opera conductor, pianist and famous Cessnock son; and Geraldine Turner, Musical Theatre star to launch their 2019 Season. The evening will be peppered with music and song, wit…

    09 Feb
  3. Aussie Night Markets

    Friday 15 February 2019 to Saturday 16 February 2019 , Cessnock

    Aussie Night Markets, is the place where people come together to delight their taste buds with different flavours from around the world. Something for everyone, what a night out! Over 30 International street food and dessert vendors. …

    15 Feb - 16 Feb