Learn wildlife photography on-location at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Includes an exclusive animal encounter arranged especially for you
Learn the most appropriate settings on your camera and improve your techniques for wildlife photography.
In this tuition session, you will discover the importance of selecting the right backgrounds, using natural light, composition, focusing, exposure, focus modes, depth of field and so much more to create unique wildlife images.
The animals of Bonorong are looked after in a natural setting, just like they would be in their natural habitat. While in the sanctuary environment you will also learn to photograph through fences and aviaries as may be necessary.
Duration: 4 hours
Includes: Expert photography tuition | Entry into Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Exclusive up-close animal encounter | Drinking water and snack
Meeting location: Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary*, 593 Briggs Road, Brighton
Directions are included with confirmation.
* Complimentary transfers from Hobart CBD are available by arrangement
– allow 1-hour additional time for transfers (30mins each way).
About Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary…
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary is a haven for injured, sick or orphaned native animals. Their ultimate aim is to rehabilitate the animals and return them to their natural habitat once they have returned to full health. All enclosures replicate the natural habitat of each creature, just as they enjoy in the wild. Finding wildlife in nature is often one of the biggest challenges for wildlife photographers, but at Bonorong you are guaranteed animal sightings so it truly is an ideal location for learning wildlife photography.
Some of the special creatures of Bonorong…
Tasmanian Devils | Wombats | Tawny Frogmouths | Koalas | Kangaroos | Emus | Quolls | Possums | Variety of native birds (free-flying and in large aviaries)
Optional add-on – Bonorong Night Tour:
Complement your wildlife photography tuition session by extending your time at Bonorong to include a 2.5 hour night tour, guided by Bonorong’s expert wildlife keepers/carers. Learn more about Tasmania’s unique nocturnal creatures, enter selected animal enclosures, interact with the animals and assist the keeper at feeding time. Arranged by request – additional cost applies.
To book your private tuition session…
Enter the number of participants in the fields below, select a date and time and we will confirm your booking by reply. If your preferred date is indicated as not available or is within the next 7 days please contact us by email or telephone.