Welcome to the Australian Platypus Park

Platypus — Camping — Smokehouse Cafe

Platypus most lively during the day!

Open every day 8am to 4pm.

For the latest information including any changed park hours please visit our Facebook page

Open every day 8am to 4pm including public holidays. The Smokehouse Cafe is open for Breakfast and Platypus Tours start at 9am.

Currently fishing is not available in our lake. We are working on offering fishing activities again in the near future.

We will let everyone know when the fishing is back by posting to facebook, and on our website.


The Park and its natural surroundings are a place of interest for families and groups wanting to participate in activities such as platypus tours, fishing, camping and dining at the Smokehouse Cafe.

If you are touring the region, please consider Tarzali Lakes as a worthy stopover that will provide something of interest and enjoyment for everyone.

We also host special events such as weddings, birthday and Christmas parties, staff functions and community fundraisers. If you are interested in booking a special event wih us please contact us.

Enjoy our licensed Smokehouse Cafe with a range of good values meals, beer, wine and softdrinks.