IMPORTANT INFORMATION – The Sanctuary address as seen on Google is INCORRECT. For the security of our animals, we do not openly advertise the location, so please phone us if you wish to visit.


Enjoy a wonderful day in the picturesque Hunter Valley, and get a unique opportunity to meet our wonderful friendly donkeys. PLUS – this year we also have a special display of super-cute miniature goats from Petite Bleat! Bring your own picnic, or we can provide you with a delicious burger. As this is a day to celebrate the animals, the burgers will be our famous meat free ones. For more details or to book go to on-line SHOP

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The Good Samaritan Donkey Sanctuary Inc (GSDS) offers donkeys a safe haven while they recover from ill treatment or neglect. Located in the picturesque Hunter Valley, the Sanctuary covers 300 acres, caring for up to130 donkeys with many more…

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