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Seven of the world’s most endangered crocodile were packed up today for a trip to the homeland of their species, the Philippines.
It’s not often that 54 Melbourne Zoo animals celebrate a birthday together. But that’s just what happened today in the Baw Baw Bunker!
Melbourne Zoo has welcomed an adorable new addition to our gorilla family and we are giving you the chance to name her thanks to our media partners, the Herald Sun and Channel Nine.
New mother Kimya brought her baby out into the Gorilla Rainforest to meet media this morning.
Although the Western Lowland Gorilla was only born on Saturday evening, Melbourne Zoo Keepers are so pleased with its progress that they decided today would be a good time for its media debut.
We are delighted to announce that we have a new member of the Zoos Victoria family!
Our Western Lowland Gorilla, Kimya, delivered her first baby at about 6:05 pm yesterday in the Gorilla House night dens.
Melbourne Zoo’s elephants had a pool party this morning to celebrate two important events!
Today is the 12th anniversary of the opening of their award-winning exhibit, Trail of the Elephants.
Just one day after World Wildlife Day, 78 tiny adult Southern Corroboree Frogs were exposed to the chilling winds of Mt Kosciuszko for the very first time, as they were released into custom designed, disease-free wild enclosures.
Gorilla Keepers are now on duty round the clock to monitor pregnant Western Lowland Gorilla Kimya, due any time from now until mid-March.
Pygmy Hippopotamus Petre has tested positive: she’s pregnant! Her calf will be the first Pygmy Hippo calf born at Melbourne Zoo in 33 years.
Every single Sumatran Tiger has a significant role to play in the future of their critically endangered species.
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