Critter Encounter

Critter Encounters Blackbutt Reserve Newcastle
Hands-on fun for your next birthday party or event?

Blackbutt Reserve offer ‘Critter Encounters’ for onsite parties and events, where qualified staff provide hands-on learning experiences and the opportunity to meet, touch and handle some of Blackbutt's favourite reptiles in the Wildlife Arena. Great for kids' parties and corporate events and can be arranged with shelter hire. Each child also receives our activity sheet to walk the boardwalk in search of the animal plates to colour-in.


$160 for 30 participants* (maximum)

*Adults and children


To book an encounter please contact our friendly office staff on 4904 3344, email or
complete our shelter and critter encounter form.