Spend 10 minutes up close with one of our friendly critters!

Choose from the tawny frogmouth birds, sugar gliders and wombat.


10.00am   Sugar Gliders
10:30am   Tawny Frogmouths
10:45am    Wombat


3.00pm    Wombat
3:15pm     Sugar Gliders
3:30pm    Tawny Frogmouths

$20 Per Person.
Minimum 2 people, maximum 6 people.

To guarantee a place, encounters must be pre-booked and pre-paid by contacting our office at least 48 hours in advance. Bookings can be made on the day by enquiring at the Bonorong shop but availability cannot be guaranteed.


All encounters are subject to availability, terms and conditions.* Please contact us for more information.

Terms and conditions

  • Bonorong may choose to cancel specific encounters due to inclement weather, animal welfare issues or insufficient bookings. If an encounter is cancelled, or if for any reason the animal is not available during the encounter, participants will be offered an alternative encounter or a full refund.
  • No-shows or arrivals after the experience has finished will NOT be refunded.
  • Encounters are not included in the admission fee to the Sanctuary.
  • All participants must agree to follow instructions given by the keeper.
  • All interactions will be instigated by the animal.
  • Participants will not be able to hold animals, but where appropriate will be able to pat them under supervision of the keeper.
  • Bonorong does not guarantee that participants will be able to feed the animals, but where appropriate this may be offered by the keeper.
  • A paying adult must accompany children under 6 years of age. Children over 6 years may be accompanied by a non-paying adult, who can observe from outside the enclosure.
  • Parents or adult guardians must take responsibility for participating children at all times.
  • Participants may be asked to leave the enclosure at any time during the encounters at the discretion of staff.
  • All care to ensure the safety of participants will be taken, but Bonorong does not take responsibility for any injuries. Where needed, first aid or medical assistance will be arranged.
  • Guests must be aware they may be photographed during experiences for media and marketing purposes.

For injured or orphaned wildlife, call 0447 264 625 any time of the day or night.