6 April-5 May 2024
Open 9am-4pm (last entry 3pm)

Enjoy some MEGA fun activities at Hunter Valley Gardens!

Step into an immersive prehistoric world filled with giant and fantastical beasts! Discover amazing dinosaurs, giant insects & mythical creatures, including T-Rex, Stegosaurus, Spinosaurus, Triceratops and more! This event is truly MEGA, with our mega creatures and our amazing rides* joining forces to ensure a big day out!

As the sun sets, specialty lighting illuminates our dinosaurs, giant insects & mythical creatures, creating a thrilling spectacle for all ages.

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Accommodation Packages

Experience a MEGA adventure with your family and take advantage of these great Mega Creatures accommodation packages.

Photo Competition

Win a Hunter Valley Gardens Family Annual Pass!

Get creative and snap a MEGA FUN group photo during your visit to Mega Creatures or Mega Creatures Night Safari at Hunter Valley Gardens!

Share your FUN photo with us for your chance to win a Hunter Valley Gardens Family Annual Pass (2 adults and 2 children) which includes all special events.

For an additional entry, share the same photo on your social media as public with the hashtag #MyMEGACREATURESadventure and tag @huntervalleygardens

We’ll choose 2 winners from the 5 photos with the most votes and will announce the winners on our social media channels on Monday 20th May 2024. The competition starts on Tuesday 9th April 2024 and ends on Monday 13th May 2024 at 11:59pm.
T&C apply.

Book now to avoid disappointment.

Tickets are only available through our website and garden entry. Guest are advised not to purchase tickets from Third Party Sellers, as fraudulent tickets will not be honoured.

Group Rates

If you are visiting Mega Creatures with a group, we offer excellent rates for social groups, schools, after-school care and more. To be elegible for these rates you must book in advance with our Groups Department. A minimum of 12 adults for private family groups and conditions apply for groups under the age of 16 years.

Entry to the Gardens closes one hour before the completion of each session. Admission charges apply. Program subject to change. Terms and conditions of entry apply. Access to the entire Garden is available during the day session but is restricted to the Mega Creatures Night Safari area during the night session, other areas are off limits for the safety of our guests. Individual tickets required for each session or purchase a day/night combo ticket to experience the best of both worlds. *Rides are user pay; height restrictions apply. Some activities may not open in adverse weather conditions or unscheduled maintenance.