Hunter Valley Zoo


Our Latest Addition!

Baby Meerkats

Come and visit them before they're all grown up


Book a meerkat encounter from $100/Person


Are you looking for a fun and family friendly day out in the beautiful Hunter Valley?

Look No Further!

Located just out of Cessnock, An hour away from the Central Coast and 45 minutes from Newcastle.

Feed your family...

Bring your esky and cook up a storm on our free BBQ facilites and relax in the picnic grounds.

Feed our animals...


Wander through our interactive walkthrough yards, feed our kangaroos, take your own photos cuddled up to a koala, pat a wombat, touch a reptile or watch our cheeky monkeys being fed twice daily.


Catch up with some Aussie natives with our Tassie Devils, Kangaroos, Koalas, Dingoes, Emus, wombats and flying foxes, Birds and Reptiles.


Come and meet our range of exotic animals, Blue and Gold Macaws, American Alligator, Maned Wolf, Leopard tortise and our 6 cheeky species of monkey...


Be sure not to miss our daily feeding times! (subject to changes due to weather)

Our friendly keepers are on-hand to answer all your questions, and show you some of the animals up close in hands-on encounters!

Shows may include Monkey feed, Wombat and Reptile Patting and Koala patting and photos. Please call the zoo for more information on our shows.