Blacktown:

Population: 39,000
Postcode: 2148
Location: 34 km (21 mi) west of Sydney CBD
Local Government Area: City of Blacktown
State District: Blacktown
Federal Division: Chifley, Greenway, McMahon
In and around Blacktown:
Marayong Kings Park Kings Langley
Woodcroft Doonside Blacktown Lalor Park Seven Hills
Arndell Park Eastern Creek Prospect
Location map of Blacktown based on NASA satellite images

Blacktown is a suburb in the City of Blacktown, in Western Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Blacktown is located 34 kilometres west of the Sydney central business district and is the administrative centre of the local government area of City of Blacktown.

Blacktown is the largest of any suburb or township in New South Wales and is one of the most multicultural places in Sydney.

Kangaroos & Koala encounter experience (Half day private tour) more_vert
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If you have a limited time in Sydney and wanted to see Kangaroos and Koalas and take a photo, this tour is for you.
Pickup from Sydney CBD after breakfast (8.00am), however, time is flexible. Tour will head west of the city by a modern minivan and offer chilled water thought out the tour.
At Featherdale, you can see free-roaming Kangaroos and ample chances to take photos. Why not take a photo with a Koala as a souvenir? Featherdale Wildlife Park is a house for over 10 kangaroo species, native Australian birds, as well as reptiles and marsupials.

*** After the visit to Featherdale park, you have the option of either head to Sydney or enjoy a ride on magnificent Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler. The lunch cruise departs at 12 pm and usually takes 2.5 hours to return. You can hear captain’s commentary, enjoy spectacular views of Nepean gorge, while you enjoy the lunch on board. The lunch cruise with 2 courses cost 65AU$ per adult not included in the tour price.

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Stop At: Featherdale Wildlife Park, 217 - 229 Kildare Rd Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767 Australia

meet all your favourite Australian animals in an outdoor bush setting, in Sydney, Australia at Featherdale Wildlife Park.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Anzac Bridge, Western Distributor Fwy Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales Australia

Anzac bridge –

The bridge was given its current name on Remembrance Day in 1998[7] to honour the memory of the soldiers of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (known as Anzacs) who served in World War I.


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Blue Mountains Private Day Tour from Sydney more_vert
$125.00 AUD Book
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Experience the very best of Blue Mountains on your luxury private day tour. This private tour starts from Sydney and heads to the inner west. Your day tour to the Blue Mountains reveals best of the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains area, amazing lockouts, and waterfalls. Tours start at a time (7.30 am flexible) that suits you with pick up from your hotel traveling aboard new minivan and enjoy chilled bottled water throughout the day. The Blue Mountains is famous for the Three Sisters and the Scenic world. Being a private tour there will be opportunities to explore the attractions and local area at your own pace.

Highlights
• A luxury private tour
• Hotel pick up and drop off at Sydney CBD
• See the majestic Three Sisters ancient rock formation
• See Native Australian wildlife at the Featherdale Wildlife Park
• Visit the scenic world and Aboriginal/Australian Cultural Show
• Flexibility

Itinerary
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Stop At: Echo Point Lookout, Echo Point Road, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Echo Point lookout is the gateway to many great walks and nature experiences in the area. Take the short Three Sisters walk.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Featherdale Wildlife Park, 217 - 229 Kildare Rd Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767 Australia

Featherdale wildlife park - meet all your favourite Australian animals in an outdoor bush setting, in Sydney, Australia at Featherdale Wildlife Park.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Scenic World Blue Mountains, Corner Violet Street & Cliff Drive, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Scenic world - Scenic World Blue Mountains is a private, family owned tourist attraction located in Katoomba in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia,

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Waradah Australian Centre, Pavillion 33-37 Echo Point Rd World Heritage Plaza, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Aboriginal and Australian cultural performance (option) - The centre is an ideal location for visitors to explore Australia's rich and vibrant past and Indigenous spirit.

The heart of the centre is Waradah's custom-built theatre. The live theatrical performance, The Story of Australia is a narrative of Australia's colourful history from it's rich Indigenous heritage to it's present vibrant communities. 30 minutes.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Lincoln's Rock, 51 Little Switzerland Dr, Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2782 Australia

Lincoln's Rock - #4 of 12 in Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park. This incredible lookout was only officially named 'Lincoln's Rock' in 2013. Before that it went by a few different names, and one is the Flat Rock.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Cahill's Lookout, 258-276 Cliff Drive, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Cahills Lookout has views over the Megalong Valley on the other side of the Narrow Neck Plateau.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Anzac Bridge, Western Distributor Fwy Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales Australia

The bridge was given its current name on Remembrance Day in 1998[7] to honour the memory of the soldiers of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (known as Anzacs) who served in World War I.

Stop At: Katoomba Cascades, 102B Cliff Dr,, Katoomba, New South Wales NSW 2780 Australia

Katoomba Cascade - This short walk starts at Katoomba Falls Park, on Cliff Drive.

Duration: 30 minutes

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Blue Mountains Private Guided Day Tour from Sydney more_vert
$700.00 AUD Book
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Experience the very best of Blue Mountains on your luxury private day tour. Tour starts from Sydney and heads to the inner west. Your day tour to the Blue Mountains reveals best of the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains area, amazing lockouts, and waterfalls. Tours start at a time (7.30 am flexible) that suits you with pick up from your hotel traveling aboard new minivan and enjoy chilled water throughout the day. The Blue Mountains is famous for the Three Sisters and the Scenic world. Being a private tour there will be opportunities to explore the attractions and local area at your own pace. 

Highlights
• A luxury private tour
• Hotel pick up and drop off at Sydney CBD
• See the majestic Three Sisters ancient rock formation
• See Native Australian wildlife at the Featherdale Wildlife Park
• Visit the Scenic world and Aboriginal/Australian Cultural Show
• Flexibility 

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Echo Point Lookout, Echo Point Road, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Three sisters - Echo Point lookout is the gateway to many great walks and nature experiences in the area. Take the short Three Sisters walk.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Featherdale Wildlife Park, 217 - 229 Kildare Rd Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767 Australia

Featherdale wild life park - meet all your favourite Australian animals in an outdoor bush setting, in Sydney, Australia at Featherdale Wildlife Park.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Scenic World Blue Mountains, Corner Violet Street & Cliff Drive, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Scenic world - Scenic World Blue Mountains is a private, family owned tourist attraction located in Katoomba in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Waradah Australian Centre, Pavillion 33-37 Echo Point Rd World Heritage Plaza, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia

Waradah Australian Centre - The centre is an ideal location for visitors to explore Australia's rich and vibrant past and Indigenous spirit. The heart of the centre is Waradah's custom-built theatre. The live theatrical performance, The Story of Australia is a narrative of Australia's colourful history from it's rich Indigenous heritage to it's present vibrant communities.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Lincoln's Rock, 51 Little Switzerland Dr, Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2782 Australia

Lincoln's Rock - #4 of 12 in Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park. This incredible lookout was only officially named 'Lincoln's Rock' in 2013. Before that it went by a few different names, and one is the Flat Rock.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Anzac Bridge, Western Distributor Fwy Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales Australia

Anzac bridge –

The bridge was given its current name on Remembrance Day in 1998[7] to honour the memory of the soldiers of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (known as Anzacs) who served in World War I.


Stop At: Katoomba Cascades, 102B Cliff Dr,, Katoomba, New South Wales NSW 2780 Australia

Katoomba Cascade hike - This short walk starts at Katoomba Falls Park, on Cliff Drive.

Duration: 30 minutes

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Featherdale Wildlife Park General Admission more_vert
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Discover Australian native animals including koalas, crocodiles, and penguins with your entrance ticket to the Featherdale Wildlife Park, located just a 45-minute drive from Sydney. The park features a natural setting that is home to more than 2,000 critters. Enjoy informative and entertaining wildlife presentations throughout the day, plus a cafe and picnic areas with barbecues. It’s a great stop en route to the Blue Mountains or a perfect day out with the family, especially if you are selecting the additional option of the Koala encounter.

Visit: Featherdale Wildlife Park, 217 - 229 Kildare Rd Doonside, Blacktown, New South Wales 2767 Australia

Make your own way by car or public bus to Featherdale Wildlife Park, situated 45 minutes by road to the west of Sydney on the way to the Blue Mountains. More than 2,000 native animals live on seven acres among native plants and trees.

Have the chance to hand-feed friendly wallabies and kangaroos with park supervision and take your photo near one of the many koalas that live here. Check out the Tasmanian devils, endangered due to the impact of a devastating disease in the past two decades. Or compare the park’s two wombat species: the Southern hairy-nosed wombat and the common wombat.

Explore 26 realistic exhibits in the Reptilian Pavilion where 40 different native species of reptiles reside. See lizards, turtles, crocodiles, pythons and venomous snakes among the scaly creatures in this display. Then check out the bird section where you can find festively feathered parrots, sleek waterbirds and endearing little penguins, large birds like emus and southern cassowaries, and more.

Feeding times and keeper presentations occur throughout the day and are detailed in the Itinerary below. Learn fascinating facts about the echidna, a mammal that is related to the platypus. Participate in a farmyard feeding and animal encounter with goats, sheep and cows. Other talks feature the dingos, koalas, pelicans and flying foxes.

Why not add on the Personal Koala Encounter

 Australia's most prized fluffy icon, an encounter with a Koala is a must-do experience during your Aussie stay. With this experience you can have an up-close encounter with one of Featherdale's adorable Koalas! Get up close and personal and have your photo taken by our expert photographers so you can take home a photography package, as the ultimate souvenir of your visit to Featherdale!

Inclusions:
• The opportunity to meet a fluffy Koala
• Talk to our Koala keepers
• Take home a souvenir photo pack

Feel free to bring food to barbecue at the tree-shaded picnic sites in the wildlife park, or stop by the cafe for a pick-me-up. A souvenir shop sells mementos from the park. 

Feeding times and talks (check park schedule for updates):

All day: Koala Sanctuary

9am - Rapt in reptiles

10am and 2:30pm - Echidna

10:30am and 3:45pm - Penguins

11am - Pelican Feeding

2:45pm - Flying Foxes

3:15pm - Dingo

4pm - Tasmanian Devils

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