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A Wild Night Out - Spring

There has never been a better time to experience Canberra’s iconic wildlife sanctuary than this September/October school holidays with the ultimate family sleepover - A Wild Night Out at Tidbinbilla.

More than just accommodation, the pop up wilderness family camp includes your overnight stay in glamping tents with real beds, four unique day and night ranger activities, dinner, campfire fun under the stars, breakfast as well as a day pass to explore Tidbinbilla after check out.

Explore this vast 54.5 square kilometre nature reserve with specially designed ranger guided activities that offer new and exclusive ways to learn about the diversity of wildlife in this unique landscape. From hi-tech wildlife, behind the scenes at the vet centre to CSI Tidbinbilla, we have created engaging workshop for children ideally aged between five and twelve years. Younger children are welcome by arrangement, this is a family camp with lights out at 10pm.

Wake up in the wild and experience Tidbinbilla in a whole new light.

Bookings can be made from Friday 25 Sept – Saturday 10 Oct 2020 (Closed Sunday 27 Sept, Monday 28 Sept & Monday 5 Oct 2020) inclusive

Dates and times:

From 25 September 2020 to 10 October 2020

29 September:10:30 to 15:00
28 September:10:30 to 15:00
27 September:10:30 to 15:00
26 September:10:30 to 15:00
25 September:10:30 to 15:00
30 September:10:30 to 15:00
1 October:10:30 to 15:00

Contact operator for further dates and times


Phone:02 4877 1742


Tidbinbilla Wildlife Reserve
Paddys River Road
Paddys River
Paddys River  ACT  2620


From:$195.00Adults and kids are $195 per night. This includes BBQ Dinner, Breakfast, 4 Ranger/Guide activities, overnight accommodation in our 6m Emperor Bell Tents and Park Entry.