Melbourne Zoo

Opening hours and admission

Opening hours

Our zoos are open 9:00am to 5:00pm every day of the year.
Animal areas close from 4:30pm.

Admission prices

Zoo members FREE
Adult $31.60
Child (0-3 yrs) FREE
Child (4-15 yrs)
Sat, Sun, public/school hols
FREE
Child (4-15 yrs)
Mon - Fri outside holidays
$15.80
Seniors $28.40
Please note: Zoos Victoria reserves the right to request proof of age. Children 15 years and under must be supervised by an accompanying adult. An adult is deemed to be any person aged 16 years or older. 

Concessions*
Adult Concession $24.20
Senior Concession $28.40
Child with a disability concession (Monday to Friday, outside holidays) $6.00
Carer accompanying a child under 16 years who is a holder of a Child Disability Allowance Health Care Card FREE
Carer accompanying a person with a disability who is a holder of a Disability Pension Card or a Companion Card FREE
Holder of a Carer Card NOT accompanying a person with a disability 10% discount

*Concession is available to Australian Pensioner Concession Card holders, Full-time Student Card holders, Healthcare Card holders, Disability Concession and DVA Gold Card holders.

Read our full membership terms and conditions

 

Family package deals (Monday to Friday; Except School Holidays)
2 adults with 1 child $79.90
2 adults with 2 children $79.90
2 adults with 3 children $87.80
2 adults with 4 children  $95.70
2 adults with 5 children  $103.60

 

Group discount tickets*
20­–49 adult tickets (10% discount), per person $28.40
50 plus adult tickets (20% discount), per person $25.30

*Group discounts are available when pre-purchasing 20 or more adult tickets. The discount rate applies to the adult category only, although all ticket types can be pre-purchased.