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Frequently Asked Questions

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When is the park open?

The Park is open every day (including all public holidays) except Christmas Day. The Park opens at 9:00am and closes at 5:00pm.

How much does it cost?

Please go to Park Information.

What time are the daily presentations on?

Presentations are held daily and start at 9.40am and go on at various times throughout the day until 1.10pm. They are regularly updated on the website. All daily presentations are subject to change.

For information about this charter, visit or call 0488 44 22 69.

How do I get there?

The Territory Wildlife Park is approximately a 45-minute drive south of Darwin to Berry Springs. If you are driving yourself head south from Darwin on the Stuart Highway. Travel about 50km and turn right onto the Cox Peninsula Road. The Park is about 12 km along Cox Peninsula Road on your right. It is well sign posted all the way and is immediately next door to the Berry Springs Nature Park.

Ethical Adventures provide a 'Territory Wild' 1day charter to the Territory Wildlife Park and Berry Springs Reserve.

For information about this charter, visit or call 0488 44 22 69.

How do I make a group booking?

Bookings can be made through our booking page.

What do I do with an injured native animal that I have found?

Contact the Ark Animal Hospital on 08 8932 9738 or Wildcare on 0408 885 341


How do I get rid of a snake or large reptile in my house or garden?

For assistance with problem snakes and other large reptiles contact 1800 453 210.


Are the roads open?

Log onto Road Report Website for the most update information.


What is the weather like at the park today?

The Bureau of Meteorology has up to date information on the latest weather for the curent and extended 3 day forecast. Log onto Bureau of Meteorology.