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Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Dubbo, Central West NSW Australia
Some of the animals you will see at Taronga Western Plains Zoo...
Children's Python
Carpet Python
Turquoise Parrot
Superb Parrot
Tawny Frogmouth
Sacred Kingfisher
Short nosed Echidna
Forest Wombat
Western Grey Kangaroo
White-fronted Wallaby
Whiptail Wallaby
NSW Wallaroo
Red necked Wallaby
Red Kangaroo
Yellow footed Rock Wallaby
Lemur - White Fronted, Ring tailed, black and white ruffed.
Spider Monkey black handed,
White handed Gibbon
Dingo, Maned Wolf
African Wild Dog, Hunting Dog
Small clawed Otter
Slender tailed Meerkat
Sumatran Tiger
Asiatic Elephant
African Elephant
Common Zebra
Dmara Zebra
Grant's Zebra
Przewalski's Wild Horse
Persian Onager
South American Tapir
Southern White Rhinoceros
Black Rhinoceros
Indian Rhinoceros
Arabian Camel
Rothchild's Giraffe
Spotted Deer, Fallow Deer, Blackbuck
American Bison
Dwarf Forest Buffalo
Asiatic Water Buffalo
Common Eland
Barbary Sheep
South American Tapir
Persian Onager
Oriental Small clawed Otter
Patagonian Cavy
Red necked Pademelon
Brush tailed bettong
Giant Burrowing Cockroach
Spiny Leaf Insect
Broad Palmed Frong
Peron's Tree Frog
White's Tree Frog
Galapagos Tortoise
Frilled Lizard
Bearded Dragon
Shingleback Skink
Eastern Blue-tongued Skink
Greater Rhea
Mallee Fowl
Common Peafowl
Brush Stone Curlew
Peaceful Dove
Crested Pigeon
Turquoise Parrot
Superb Parrot
Tawny Frogmouth
Sacred Kingfisher
Superb Fair-wren
Striped Honeyeater
Regent Honeyeater
Diamon Firetail Finch
Double barred Finch
White browed Wood Swallow
Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo Central West NSW
Take your African Safari Now!
Explore the Taronga Western Plains Zoo's 300+ hectares of bushland and see the many animals roaming across the wide open spaces.
Be sure to see the big cats, Black Rhinoceros, Hippopotamus, Giraffes, Zebra, African Elephants, Siamang Ape and many more
You can take your Safari on foot, by car, bike or electric cart.  Bikes and electric carts are available for hire.
(Skateboards, rollerblades and scooters are not permitted)
To enhance your visit you can add on and book some of the incredible up-close Animal Encounter experiences.
  • Wild Africa Encounter
  • Big Cat Encounter
  • Giraffes in Focus (Mar - Nov)
  • Early Morning Lodge
  • Sleepover at the Zoo
Note:  The animals are normally more active in the mornings - during feeding times and keeper activities.
Picnic grounds are throughout the zoo.  Free gas BBQ's are at the major picnic grounds and near the children's playground.
A Cafe, A Takeaway and A Milkbar provide options for dining as well.

The Zoo Shop is available for souvenirs, toys, clothing, hats, books and other accessories.  The proceeds from the shop go towards animal care and conservation.
Obley Road, Dubbo NSW

Phone  02  6881 1400

Viewing times = 9am - 4pm Daily  - Exit gates close at 5pm
For Further Information and Bookings phone or visit the website below
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Zoo Grooves 2011
1st October 2011
Entry From 12pm - African Picnic Ground, Obley Road

Zoo2Zoo.... Sydney To Dubbo
14th - 16th October-2011
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