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Wild Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney provided by Boutique Tours Australia

Wild Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney

Wild Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney
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Tour snapshot
Go on an off-road wildlife safari in a customized Mercedes 4WD vehicle
Duration:
10h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Group size:
11
Service animals allowed
Ticket type:
Mobile
  • Duration:
    10h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Group size:
    11
  • Service animals allowed
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
About
The sweeping mountains, scenic woodlands, and native wildlife of the Southern Highlands lie just south of Sydney. On this tour, venture off-road on a 4WD wildlife safari through this scenic region. Enjoy a unique opportunity to spot kangaroos, koalas, emus, and wombats in their natural environment, and stay out after dark to look for nocturnal wildlife.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Highlights
  • Enjoy lunch or afternoon tea plus a traditional Aussie dinner at an Outback pub
  • Increased wildlife sightings: explore the bush with a naturalist guide 
  • Personalized experience: small group limited to 11 people
What to expect
  • After being picked up from your central Sydney hotel, meet your naturalist guide and small group. Traveling aboard an air-conditioned 4WD safari vehicle, admiring the scenery as you journey into the Southern Highlands. Accompanied by your guide, venture off-road to explore the wild bush of the highlands. Watch for Australian wildlife such as kangaroos, koalas, and wallabies, all of which inhabit the area. If you’re lucky you might even spot a platypus or emu. Your guide offers tips for spotting animals, and how to approach or take photos without disturbing them. After lunch or afternoon tea, continue your safari until dusk, when you can spot nocturnal creatures such as possums and echidnas. Finally, finish your wildlife adventure with a delicious dinner at a traditional pub in the heart of the Australian Outback—a fitting way to end the day—before being dropped off at your Sydney hotel.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Highlights
  • Enjoy lunch or afternoon tea plus a traditional Aussie dinner at an Outback pub
  • Increased wildlife sightings: explore the bush with a naturalist guide 
  • Personalized experience: small group limited to 11 people
What to expect
  • After being picked up from your central Sydney hotel, meet your naturalist guide and small group. Traveling aboard an air-conditioned 4WD safari vehicle, admiring the scenery as you journey into the Southern Highlands. Accompanied by your guide, venture off-road to explore the wild bush of the highlands. Watch for Australian wildlife such as kangaroos, koalas, and wallabies, all of which inhabit the area. If you’re lucky you might even spot a platypus or emu. Your guide offers tips for spotting animals, and how to approach or take photos without disturbing them. After lunch or afternoon tea, continue your safari until dusk, when you can spot nocturnal creatures such as possums and echidnas. Finally, finish your wildlife adventure with a delicious dinner at a traditional pub in the heart of the Australian Outback—a fitting way to end the day—before being dropped off at your Sydney hotel.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 5969BWLT
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Lunch or afternoon tea (depending on the time of year)
  • Drinks are not included
  • Transport by air-conditioned luxury 4WD vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Berrima
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
Duration
10h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Pick up is available from many central Sydney city hotels and times vary at different times of the year. Please contact Boutique Tours to confirm your closest alternative pick up location and time. Please wait outside your agreed pickup location 10 minutes beforehand. Please do not wait at a different location unless this has been confirmed beforehand.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A maximum of 11 people per tour
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Please bring sun protection for the day, warm clothing for night time, and wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with limited mobility or walking aids
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for children under 6 years of age
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Lunch or afternoon tea (depending on the time of year)
  • Drinks are not included
  • Transport by air-conditioned luxury 4WD vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Berrima
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Pick up is available from many central Sydney city hotels and times vary at different times of the year. Please contact Boutique Tours to confirm your closest alternative pick up location and time. Please wait outside your agreed pickup location 10 minutes beforehand. Please do not wait at a different location unless this has been confirmed beforehand.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
10h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A maximum of 11 people per tour
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Please bring sun protection for the day, warm clothing for night time, and wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with limited mobility or walking aids
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for children under 6 years of age
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 25 Jul. 2020
A note from Wild Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney
Registered COVID Safe Business and recognised as COVID Ready with Australian Tourism Export Council.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Southern Highlands
    Stop: 7 hours
    See details
  • 2
    The Surveyor General Inn
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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Hockeybo
Augusta, ME334 contributions
Great trip! Saw many Roos, emu, wombats, birds including kookaburras! John was the perfect tour guide. A good lunch and dinner are included. Long day but passed quickly.
Written 27 February 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Thanks Hockeybo for your review our of Wildlife tour! We're thrilled to receive 5 stars from you, thanks so much - sounds like you got to see a whole host of native animals, and how awesome are the kookaburras! One of our favourite birds. All the best, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 9 March 2020
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

frygirl0607
Charlotte, NC81 contributions
We attended this tour in February 2020 and it was one of the highlights of our vacation. Instead of being brought to a tourist park or a zoo this tour took us with a very small group of people into an adorable town for lunch, Then off in search of animals In their natural habitats With a stop at the historic local pub for dinner. The food was fabulous! It is not guaranteed to see anything but we were able to see probably over 100 kangaroos, 5 Emus, and 13 wombats. Many of the animals come out at dusk. John was our guide and we found him energetic, enthusiastic, very kind and entertaining. Very beautiful scenery and so much more exciting to find the animals in their natural habitat then stuck in a small enclosure at a zoo. Thank you boutique tours of Australia!
Written 18 February 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
We're soo thrilled to hear about your time on our Wildlife tour! It sounds like you had a wonderful trip with John searching for our Aussie animals in their natural habitat. It is such a thrill to see them in the wild isn't it! We're pleased to hear you enjoyed the meals too - they are also some of our favourite spots to eat in Australia! All the best, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 24 February 2020
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Pam R
Prairieville, LA3 contributions
Feb. 2020
an awesome way to see the animals and things you won't experience in the city. Pick up and drop off points were limited so check into that. Our driver was on time and friendly. We saw more animals closer to dusk as it was very hot the day of our tour. We enjoyed seeing the kangaroos, wallabys, wombats and emus. We even saw a joey go in the pouch! Spot lighting at night for wombats was definitely a first for us. Our tour took us the Bee and Bear cafe along with the Surveyor General Inn in Berrima both were unique and well worth the visit.
Written 3 February 2020
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Thanks for your review of our Wildlife Tour! So glad to hear you got to see so many different types of animals - and a kangaroo joey, how special! All the best for the rest of your time in Australia, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 9 February 2020
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Tracy A
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine8 contributions
This tour was perfect. I’m so glad I did it! We saw tons of animals: 3 adult emus, 2 emu chicks, countless kangaroos, 2 wallabies, 2 foxes, 5 wombats (my personal favorite), a few water monitors, a skink and a plethora of beautiful birds. Our guide, Chris, was a wealth of information. He knew so much about the wildlife and did an excellent job teaching our little group about Australian wildlife. He also graciously answered questions about Australia in general. Highly recommend this tour!
Written 14 December 2019
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Thank you for your review of our Wildlife tour - it sounds like you had a wonderful time and got to see so many of our native animals in their natural habitat! We're glad you learnt a lot, not just about our Aussie animals, but about our country as well. We'll be sure to pass the feedback on to Chris! All the best, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 26 December 2019
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tlbjnyc
Carmel, NY75 contributions
Oct. 2019
we were picked up on time and spent the day searching and finding wallabys, kangaroos, Koalas,parrots and more after dinner a night time run produced more animals including many Wambats. A long day but well worth it...
Written 21 October 2019
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Thank you for writing us a review, and we are so glad that we exceeded your expectations with our Wildlife tour! It sounds like you got to see so many of our beautiful animals in the wild, a special experience indeed. All the best for the rest of your time here, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 23 October 2019
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Sally
1 contribution
Oct. 2019
This tour started our time in Sydney and was better than we imagined. A nice 4WD Mercedes van picked us up, we had an ex-zookeeper guide who knew her stuff, had excellent lunch and dinner meals and managed to see almost every animal we were hoping for. Our guide Zoe had excellent eyes and could see things we couldn't, animals camouflaging with their environment. She tried her hardest to get us into the best position for photos and didn't rest until we were happy. A long day, 11hours, but well worth it.
Written 21 October 2019
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Thank you Sally & Texas Tom for the fabulous review! It sounds like a wonderful way to kick off your time in Sydney, and we hope it has created lasting memories of your time here in Australia. We're so pleased you got to see so many of our animals in their native environment, and hope you got lots of great photos to take home with you! All the best, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 21 October 2019
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Jacks
5 contributions
Oct. 2019
We weren't too sure what this tour had in store for us - we have done wildlife tours around the world where sometimes you see zilch. But that wasn't the case for this tour! Our amazing guide Zoe went above and beyond, literally, to find us every native, introduced and farmed animal found in this region. She was running through the bush, climbing cliffs, crossing the river and pointing out some of the most amazing animals we have every seen! Kangaroos (with babies!), wallabies (with babies!), wombats, possums, platypus, lizards, spiders, a huge variety of birds like cockatoos, parrots, emu, kookaburra, native ducks, ducklings and even owls! We saw foxes and rabbits, deer, cows, horses and foals! We didn't see a koala, but this tour still surpassed our expectations. All thanks to our guide Zoe. She was waiting for us when we came out of our hotel, and immediately made us feel comfortable. She was friendly, warm, charismatic, and a wealth of information! So knowledgable about everything we saw, there wasn't a question she couldn't answer. And she didn't hesitate Googling it if she had to - it seemed like she got a kick out of learning and experiencing this tour with us. She was definitely the highlight of our tour. THANK YOU ZOE!
Written 21 October 2019
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Wow what an amazing review, thank you "crazyanimalgirl" for taking the time to write this for us! We can't wait to pass this on to Zoe, she will be thrilled. We're so excited that you had such an amazing time on our Wildlife in the Wild tour - and we hope it was up there as one of the best you've seen :) Wishing you all the best for the rest of your time in Australia, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 21 October 2019
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3payne
Cairns, Australia68 contributions
What a great adventure we had with Boutique Tour guide Zoey and 6 other travelers from UK and US. It was a long day out to the bush and back, but the time went quickly with the informative and fun commentary. We didn’t see a koala or platypus, but we gave it a good try! We did see lots of kangaroos, wallabies and beautiful birds and lots of baby “Joeys”. Our group was probably the most excited to see the wombats after dark! Highly recommend this adventure, ask for Zoey! She’s amazing!
Written 20 October 2019
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Thank you so much for your review of our Wildlife tour! We will be sure to pass this amazing feedback on to Zoe for you. She certainly goes above and beyond and we are so grateful that she is a part of our team. It sounds like you got to see some amazing native animals, the wombats are certainly a treat! Wishing you all the best for the rest of your time here, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 21 October 2019
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pboulanger
Lafayette, LA51 contributions
Sep. 2019
We booked this tour on our first day arriving in Sydney. What a way to start our vacation! Our guide, Miranda, was so full of energy and excitement about her job that it was contagious. She brought us out in the bush where she pointed out lots of wildlife, including kangaroo, possums, wallaby, ants and lots and lots of birds. During the tour we stopped at a quaint little town for lunch and then later for dinner and drinks, both of which were tasty. We also had time to do a little shopping in the town before we headed back to Sydney.
Written 30 September 2019
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So glad to hear you had a wonderful time on our Wildlife Tour! We're so pleased it was a fantastic way to start off your vacation in Australia, we hope it created lasting memories for you. We will be sure to pass on your feedback to Miranda! All the best for the rest of your time in Australia, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 2 October 2019
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Jennifer
Phelps, NY2 contributions
Aug. 2019 • Family
Our tour with Sydney boutique wildlife tours was phenomenal! Scott, our guide was a wealth of information on not only wildlife, but Australian history and aboriginal culture. It was a cold and windy day (much colder then the city, so be prepared!), but we still managed to spot a koala, emu, kangaroos galore, wallabies, wombat, platypus and two types of possum! Wow!Lunch and dinner were delicious! It was a long day for my 7 year old, but she had a fantastic time as well and is on a continuous hunt for the next koala sighing! Thanks Scott for the fun and educational day, we had a great time. Highly recommended!
Written 21 August 2019
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Hi there, we are so thrilled to hear about your outstanding time with Scott on our Wildlife tour! Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we appreciate it. We're so glad you learnt a lot and got to see such a wide array of Aussie animals, and that your 7 year old enjoyed her time too! All the best for the rest of your time in Australia, the Boutique Tours team.
Written 21 August 2019
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