Healesville Sanctuary

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

Magic Moments kangaroo web620

Magic Moments

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

What's on at Healesville Sanctuary

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What's on 29th September 2014

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Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 30th September 2014

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Opens Saturday 20 September

Keeper for a Day

September 23, 30 & Oct 1

What's on 1st October 2014

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Opens Saturday 20 September

Keeper for a Day

September 23, 30 & Oct 1

What's on 2nd October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

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September 24, 25 & October 1, 2

What's on 3rd October 2014

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 4th October 2014

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Opens Saturday 20 September

Winter Wonderland

Every weekend in winter (ends Aug 31)

What's on 5th October 2014

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Opens Saturday 20 September

Winter Wonderland

Every weekend in winter (ends Aug 31)

What's on 6th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 7th October 2014

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 8th October 2014

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 9th October 2014

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 10th October 2014

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 11th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Winter Wonderland

Every weekend in winter (ends Aug 31)

What's on 12th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

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Winter Wonderland

Every weekend in winter (ends Aug 31)

What's on 13th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 14th October 2014

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 15th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 16th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 17th October 2014

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Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 18th October 2014

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Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Winter Wonderland

Every weekend in winter (ends Aug 31)

What's on 19th October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 20th October 2014

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Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 21st October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 22nd October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 23rd October 2014

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Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

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What's on 24th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 25th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 26th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 27th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 28th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 29th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 30th October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Meet our Bush Babies

Opens Saturday 20 September

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 31st October 2014

Meet the keeper

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Spirits of the Sky

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What's on 1st November 2014

Meet the keeper

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Tales from Platypus Creek

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Spirits of the Sky

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

What's on 2nd November 2014

Meet the keeper

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Tales from Platypus Creek

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

Spirits of the Sky

Daily at Healesville Sanctuary

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