OPEN 10.00AM - 5.00PM DAILY


3 Oakvale Drive
Salt Ash 2318 NSW

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Opening Times

Monday - Sunday

10am - 5pm

Oakvale Wildlife Park is open every day of the year;
Except for Christmas Day (25th December).

The last entry into the park is at 4.00pm.

Severe weather may cause us to close the park for the safety of our guests and our animals.

Attraction Times

Koala Country10.00am - 4.50pm

Reptile Ravine10.00am - 4.30pm

Splash Bay10.00am - 4.45pm

Farmyard Nursery10.00am - 3.30pm

Shop Trading Hours

Gift Shop10.00am - 4.45pm

Oakvale CafeServing food from 10.30am - 3.00pm


Oakvale Wildlife Park is located in the heart of Port Stephens on the North Coast of New South Wales.

We are an easy 2-hour drive (181km) north of Sydney, a 30-minute drive from Newcastle, a 25-minute drive from Nelson Bay, a 1-hour drive from the Hunter Valley and 10km from Newcastle Airport.

Heading Northbound on Nelson Bay Road, turn right onto Oakvale Drive at the Salt Ash roundabout.

We have a large car park which can facilitate easy parking for coaches, caravans, boats and camper parking while you explore the park.

Parking is FREE

For further information on how to reach the park or information about the region, please visit our FAQ page.