Education

A new perspective on learning is coming

Transforming education at Zoos Victoria

From 2015 we’re enhancing the educational opportunities our zoos provide all Victorian schools, helping students and their teachers to develop connections with the world’s wildlife and strengthen curriculum outcomes for VEYLDF, AusVELS and VCE Study Designs.

  • School programs

    Suitable from kinder to tertiary, our programs link directly to the curriculum and provide students with hands-on, interactive experiences

  • Planning your school visit

    All you need to plan an awesome school excursion to Werribee Open Range Zoo, Melbourne Zoo or Healesville Sanctuary

  • School holiday adventures and career programs

    Unique adventures and exciting zoo career programs available during the school holidays

  • Teacher Members

    Do you want to join a community of teachers who are helping to Fight Extinction all across Victoria?

  • Teacher PD & Resources

    Professional development programs that can be used to fulfil the Victorian Institute of Teaching requirements as well as learning projects and resources

  • Youth at the Zoo

    Are you13-18 years old and interested in helping Zoos Victoria with its mission to fight extinction?

  • Careers Programs

    Spend a day working as a keeper or vet at Healesville Sanctuary and Werribee Open Range Zoo

  • Love Your Locals Challenge

    A number of our lovable local species are under threat and need our help.
    We are inviting schools to partner with us to fight extinction!

  • Zoo SnooZzz

    An overnight survival camp for students, where they will get to know the animals of Melbourne Zoo as they have never known them before!