The Australian Reptile Park and Wildlife Sanctuary
Meet Hugo the galapagos tortoise Pet a friendly, fluffy wombat Have a picnic with a family of star tortoises Meet a cuddly  koala - so cute you'll die! Oooo... It's a snake! Bilby Cute little Devils A tastey meal Play in the park

The Best Family FUN Day OUT

Location - Directions

The Australian Reptile Park is located at Somersby on Sydney's Central Coast, close to the Sydney-Newcastle express way, perfect to include with tours to Hunter Valley, Barrington Tops and Port Stephens. Less than one hour north of Sydney Harbour Bridge or south of Newcastle, we're the first stop on the 'new' Pacific Coast Touring Route after Sydney.

Getting Here by Car...

Travel on the Sydney - Newcastle freeway (M1/F3), take the Gosford exit and follow the signs. Less than one hour north from Sydney's Harbour Bridge and south from Newcastle and only two minutes from the Gosford exit.

If you need to hire a car from Sydney, we recommend Car Rental Buddy.

Getting Here by Coach...

Contact the following coach companies for hotel pickups.

AAT Kings -
(02) 9700 0133
Port Stephens - Reptile Park, Dolphin Watching
Australian Pacific Tours -
1300 655 965
Central Coast Adventure - Reptile Park, BBQ lunch, Horse Riding, Quad Bikes
Grayline -
1300 85 86 87
Port Stephen's - Reptile Park, Dolphin Watching
Great Sights -
1300 850 850
Port Stephens - Reptile Park, Dolphin Watching
Surfing Kangaroo -
0410 466 475/ 02 9328 3016 
Hunter Valley Wine Tour /Cycling Tour includes Reptile Park 

Getting Here by Train...

Trains regularly depart Sydney's Central Station along with departures from Wynyard or Hornsby stations. For times, visit for an updated timetable. Alight at Gosford Railway Station. Central Coast Taxis can take you from the station to The Australian Reptile Park. Obtain a receipt from the taxi driver to receive 25% discount off gate admission to the park! For further information on taxi services contact Central Coast Taxis on 131 008 (if you are calling from outside the Central Coast area - just ask to be connected).


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