We're Re-Opening! We are excited to announce that we are re-opening on Monday 1st June. The animals have missed seeing everyone and cannot wait to welcome our visitors back.

With Covid 19 and social distancing measures, together with new procedures, we have put in place to meet guidelines set by the government, your experience with us may be a little different. Please keep an eye on our website for updates as we work through this difficult period.

If you have cold or flu symptoms, we ask that you please stay home and do not visit us until you are well again. Please visit us again soon.
Meet an Animal

Animal Encounters

Come get up close and personal to your favourite little friends with one of our amazing animal encounters!

Black & White Ruffed Lemur Encounter

Black & White Ruffed Lemur




Emperor Tamarin

Binturong Encounter


Feed your family

Free BBQ facilities & picnic grounds
Bring your esky and cook up a storm on our free BBQ facilities and relax in the picnic grounds.
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Convenient & easy to access facilities
We have facilities to meet all your needs! Free parking, picnic areas with free gas BBQ’s, disabled access, amenities, snack shop & gift shop
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Feed Our Animals

Meet our residents
Buy some animal food from reception and feed our farmyard, kangaroos (CLOSED FOR FEBRUARY) and birds in the walk-through interactive yards.
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Admissions / Prices

Value for money
We have affordable pricing for everyone! With discount prices for families & schools available
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Daily Shows

Watch & interact with our animals
Wander through our interactive walk-through yards, face your fear and touch a reptile or watch our cheeky monkeys being fed twice daily.
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How to Get Here

Find Us!
Hunter Valley Zoo is located in the Heart of the Valley, Lomas Lane, Nulkaba which is only 5 minutes from Cessnock
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Education & Party Bookings

Looking for a birthday party the kids will never forget? Why not try Hunter Valley Zoo!

A unique place for that special day…With our hands-on, interactive animal experiences, daily shows and fun relaxed atmosphere Hunter Valley Zoo is the perfect location for any event.

Have an encounter with your favourite animal

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