Zoos Victoria

Healesville Sanctuary

Our animals

Alpine she-oak skink in hand

Alpine She-oak Skink

Working closely with the Department of Sustainability & Environment we have secured the first ever founder population of this endangered skink whose restricted and fragmented distribution has left this species increasingly vulnerable to extinction.

Sanctuary highlights

White bird during Spirits of the Sky presentation

Spirits of the Sky

Discover Australia’s majestic birds of prey and magnificent parrots in this this spectacular daily show, free with general admission.  Who rules the sky? Parrots, by their sheer numbers – or birds of prey, as skilled predatory hunters? Watch and make up your own mind.

Wild encounters

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Magic Moments

This small-group experience allows you exclusive up-close access to meet our amazing Australian animals.  Only $12 per person.  

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