Moonlit Sanctuary is a wildlife park that is home to over 400 Australian animals including many endangered species. Located in Pearcedale, just 50 minutes from central Melbourne, Moonlit Sanctuary offers a magical after dark tour where visitors can get close up to many animals.
Moonlit Sanctuary has been running night tours since opening in 2001. These are the only night time wildlife park tours available nightly in Melbourne.
These walking tours are very personal with small groups of a maximum of 16 participants. A highly trained and passionate guide leads you through the Park introducing you to many animals as you go.
Moonlit Sanctuary can also offer transfers to and from Melbourne CBD for Night Tours.
Service TypesNature and wildlife Free Wifi
Disabled AssistanceCaters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for people with allergies and intolerances. Wheelchair access
MembershipAustralian Tourism Export Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre
AccreditationECO Certified (Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia
From $55 to $165
At night, Moonlit Sanctuary comes alive with their world-famous night tours.
Join on this unique wildlife safari and meet some amazing animals with one of our passionate guides. You’ll get up close to pythons, potoroos, tiny feathertail gliders, endangered quolls, pademelons and many other animals in their natural nocturnal environment.
Tours take 1.5 to 2 hours to complete and begin between 7:00pm and 8:30pm depending on the time of the year. The start time is shown on the bookings page when you select the date of your visit.
Bookings are essential as numbers are limited.
Disabled AccessCarpark Family Friendly