With over 71 hectares of parkland, Dubbo’s wide open spaces are home to stunning natural reserves and green-space.
Grab the kids and head to a park for a family BBQ or drive further afield for a little more peace and quiet in one of the City’s many reserves.
Dubbo at your leisureWhether you want to relax within 71 hectares of City parkland, or you're keen to walk, skate or cycle the Tracker Riley on the picturesque Macquarie River corridor, there are plenty of outdoor options to choose from. There is also an abundance of bush walking and bird watching opportunities.
Download the Dubbo Parks and Reserves Guide
Cycleways of Dubbo Map (7461 KB)
There are over 270 species of birds recorded within a 50 kilometres of the city of Dubbo. Many of these are woodland birds that can be found in urban backyards, parks, remnant bushland and riverside areas.Birds in Backyards
Take your family on zoofari to Taronga Western Plains Zoo! See hundreds of rare and endangered animals in this huge open range sanctuary. Don’t miss the all new Lion’s Pride Lands, and take an adrenaline pumping journey inside lion territory aboard Pride Lands Patrol. Explore the Zoo’s 5km circuit on foot or by bike, car or electric safari cart. Be sure to catch a Keeper Presentation – there are up to 10 daily included in the cost of Zoo entry.
Admission: Adult $48, Child (4-15) $28, Senior/Concession $38 | Family: 2A+2C $136.80, 2A+1C $111.6, 2A+3C $162.00, 2A+4C $187.20, 1A+2C $93.60, 1A+3C $118.80.
Early Morning Walk: 6.45am Saturday and Sunday-Adult $15 | Child $7.50 (in addition to admission) Wednesday and Fridays in school holidays for eastern states; NSW public holidays excluding Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
Hire Rates: Push Bike (4 hours) $17 | Geared Bike $24 | Bike 'n Caboose $30 | Stroller $12 | Electric Cart (3 hours) $70 | Electric Cart (All Day) $99
Plan your day with the latest Keeper Talks and Feed Times.