Healesville Sanctuary

Healesville Sanctuary

Our animals

Wedge-tailed Eagle flight

Wedge-tailed Eagle

The ‘wedgie’, soaring up to 2km high on thermal air currents, is one of the most impressive sights in the Australian sky, and at Healesville Sanctuary you have a chance to see these magnificent birds at close range.

Wedge-tailed eagles are classed as ‘least concern’ by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (on the IUCN ‘red list’). The Tasmanian subspecies (Aquila audax fleayi) is listed as endangered by the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

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

Wombat

Wombat Pat and Play

In this personal encounter you will have the opportunity to meet these incredible native Australian animals and learn more fun facts about them from our passionate staff. Head into the wombat exhibit where you will have the chance to touch, pat and pose for a photo together.

What's on at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 27th April 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 28th April 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 29th April 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 30th April 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 1st May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 2nd May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 3rd May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 4th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 5th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 6th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 7th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 8th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 9th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 10th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 11th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 12th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 13th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 14th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 15th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 16th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 17th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 18th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 19th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 20th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 21st May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 22nd May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 23rd May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 24th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 25th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 26th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 27th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 28th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 29th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 30th May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's on 31st May 2015

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Celebrate Corroboree

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

What's new this autumn

Opens Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May, 2015

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