Add a Safari to Your Trip!
As close as you will get to an African Safari in Australia, Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo, NSW is the place to go to get up close and personal to wild animals that aren’t kangaroos!
Opened up in 1977, the Taronga Western Plains Zoo started off with 35 different animals from six different countries, and they have surely worked their way up to thousands of species from five continents all around the world. Priding themselves on their reputation for care of the wildlife, the zoo is world renowned for their conservation and preservation of its species and its intensive research center and breeding programs. Not only that, but you are bound to have a wonderful experience from the help of the passionate and incredibly well-educated staff.
If you are heading through Dubbo, NSW this is absolutely not one to miss!
Check out the Taronga Western Plain Zoo program and ticketing information at