• Self-guided Walks

    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures

    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book

    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Spotlight Prowl

  • Sat 25 Nov 2017
    7.00 pm - 7.00 pm

Centennial Parklands is home to a variety of nocturnal creatures, from Brush-tailed Possums, Microbats and Tawny Frogmouths to one of Sydney’s largest colonies of Grey-headed Flying-fox. Join a Parklands Ranger for a fascinating and surprising spotlight walk to see how the park transforms when the sun goes down.

General Information

Age: Adults or families welcome with children aged 5+. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Start times: Sunset for 1 hour
Meeting Point: Robertson Road Gates
Price: $20 per person plus booking fee


  • Please book early to avoid disappointment.
  • Bookings are essential and must be made online. Please visit our Eventbrite webpage to purchase tickets:

Eventbrite - Spotlight Prowl (Family Night Walk)

  • Cancellation policy: Once tickets are purchased no refunds, exchange or credits will be given, unless the event is cancelled by the Parklands due to dangerous conditions.

Special notes

  • Please book early to avoid disappointment.
  • All attendees must have their own ticket. Bring a torch, enclosed shoes and a rain jacket in case of wet weather.
  • Please be punctual to ensure you join the group. Program will run for approximately 90 minutes.
  • This program will not feature an up close encounter with a captive flying-fox.
  • This event goes ahead in wet weather, so please come prepared with wet weather gear. Tours are cancelled if inclement weather is dangerous i.e. high winds and lightening. An email informing of cancellation will be sent to email supplied at time of booking at least 1.5 hours before event starts

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