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Dingo Sanctuary

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The Dingo Sanctuary is located between Sydney and Canberra and is home to thirty Dingoes who act as ambassadors for their species. The Dingo Sanctuary is an educational facility for all ages focused on the long-term preservation of Dingoes and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
3105a Remembrance Drwy, Bargo, New South Wales 2574, Australia
+61 419 488 680
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful time in the pouring rain with a guided tour of the Dingo Sanctuary. We learnt far more than we knew existed about these loveable animals. Can't understand why anyone would want to hurt them. The sanctuary is hidden away from the main...More

Thank margandmike7
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We were met by Bob at the entrance and 2 lovely new volunteers who were very passionate about being there. We were taken on a tour to meet and learn about all the dingos individually, which lasted about an hour. We also did the dingo...More

Thank Stephariffic
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

If your wanting to get up close and personal with dingos this is the place. You have to make a booking ($25 for a family but that helps for the upkeep) and one of the volunteers takes you around and they are very informative and...More

Thank Jezpoo6263
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Highly recommended for all. The volunteers are amazing and give you great information on the dingos history. The explain about all dingos at the sanctuary and types of dingos. The hands on experience was amazing and recommended. So glad we found this place.

Thank kelvo1
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We are local & had never visited Bargo Dingo Sanctuary. So that all changed after finding out my cousins visiting from the UK & wanted to give them a unique experience, that is entirely what they got. You need to book your visit, because it...More

Thank lizandstu
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place run by caring and informative volunteers. Entrance fees very cheap and affordable. Highlight is being able to actually pat a dingo. Attached to sanctuary is a wildlife park with emus, wallabies and kangaroos. Awesome family outing. Loved it.

Thank Amanda O
Reviewed 15 August 2016

It was a awesome time to see the Dingoes and actually have a personal encounter with a Dingo, once in a liftetime thing to do. No where else can you have that opportunity. It is a calm and peaceful place, we took our lunch and...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I heard about the Dingo Sanctuary quite by chance while staying in Tahmoor recently. The Dingo Sanctuary conducts tours by appointment only at 10 am, 12 midday and 2 pm. I 'phoned the contact number given, and booked myself in. One of the volunteers who...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This sanctuary is completely run by volunteers and has been here for 30 years with around 30 Dingos who are very well looked after and loved by their handlers. A guide takes tours for a walk and talk past the enclosures for around 1/2 hr...More

Thank jillnorris
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

There are two venues here. One is the dingo habitat and the other a sanctuary for emus, wallabies and parrots. The former is $10 though we didn't see anyone selling tickets so didn't go in. The other is $2. The animals are wild so don't...More

Thank Jay P
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