1 Key Facts
- 1. Entry admission to Oakvale Wildlife Park
- 2. Unlimited access to Splash Bay
- 3. Access to all scheduled presentations and feeding shows
- 1. Transport from/to hotels
- 2. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
- 3. Souvenirs
- 4. Travel Insurance
|Address||3 Oakvale Dr, Salt Ash NSW 2318|
|How to get there||● By Car
Oakvale Wildlife Park is located an easy 2 hour drive North of Sydney and 25km North of Newcastle at Salt Ash in beautiful Port Stephens.
Heading North-bound on Nelson Bay Road, turn right onto Oakvale Drive at the Salt Ash round-about.
● By Public Transport
There is no direct Public Transport from Sydney to Port Stephens. You will need catch a train to Newcastle and change to buses to Oakvale Wildlife Park.
Please check the Transport NSW timetables (https://transportnsw.info/) for more details to plan your trip.
|What to bring/wear||● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Swimmers and towels
● Umbrella / raincoat if rains
● Camera (waterproof if swimming)
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
Oakvale Wildlife Park General Admission
Oakvale Wildlife Park
Come and spend the day here from Free Roaming Animals you can hand feed, Keeper Talks, Feeding Shows, 2 fenced large shaded playgrounds, complimentary Electric BBQ facilities (8 in total) and onsite cafe for you to enjoy lunch (own expense) in the Tea Room or one of the undercover picnic area's; seating available for up to 230 guests.
Don't forget about the Splash Bay Water Park which is a great way to cool off or have a little fun, open all year round - don't forget your swimmers!!!
There is always something on throughout the day to keep everyone entertained.
Oakvale Wildlife Park's pathways are well maintained and hard packed allowing easy access for prams, wheelchairs, mobility scooters and walkers. The Tractor Trailer Rides provide a great assistance for less mobile guests to experience all the park has to offer.
Disabled toilets and showers are located on site and there is also a JennSwing in the playground which is a full support swing seat for children with physical disabilities or special needs.
Oakvale Wildlife Park are proud to be Ecotourism certified, ZAA members, and have implemented an environmental management plan as a part of their ongoing commitment to a sustainable future.
- Splash Bay Water Park
- Tractor Trailer Ride
- Private Animal Encounters
- Open Spacious Grounds
- Free Roaming Farm Animals
- Translated Maps
The Port Stephens area is extremely famous for it's world renowned bays - Shoal bay, Fingal bay, Salamander bay and Nelson Bay just to name a few! And now… Oakvale Wildlife Park's very own - SPLASH BAY!
An exciting and innovative world first for any wildlife park or zoo, Oakvale Wildlife Park's fun day out where Wildlife and Water Fun are rolled into one!
Bring your togs and bring your sense of adventure as you surround yourself with wildlife water features and get immersed in animal experiences with the new Wildlife Encounters where you can join us on a WILD adventure!
Shows and Talks*
*All shows are included in entry costs. Reference Only. Subject to change without notice.
|Time||Shows and Talks|
Morning Feeding Show
|11:15||Tractor Trailer Ride|
|11:30||Ring-tailed Lemur Presentation (weekends & school holidays only)|
|12:00||Reptile Show & Patting|
|12:30||Koala Talk & Patting|
Afternoon Feeding Show
|14:15||Tractor Trailer Ride|
|14:30||Tasmanian Devil Talk|
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.