Upcoming events at Melbourne Zoo
Thursday 29 September
We’re inviting Zoos Victoria members aged 13 to 16 to learn about our Youth at the Zoo Program with a free discovery day during the September school holidays.
Friday 16 and Saturday 17 December
SAVE THE DATE! Christmas is coming and so is our exclusive party just for zoo members! Tickets go on sale soon.
Daily at Melbourne Zoo
Each day, we offer opportunities to hear our expert keepers talk about the animals in their care and the conservation work being done for various species.
May to September 2016
Planning a board meeting, corporate strategy day or business conference? Go wild at Melbourne Zoo event spaces! Book your corporate event before September 2016 and we'll include a free offer Animal Experience of 'A Snake or Reptile to the room*' valued at $290.
Monthly on a Sunday
Love High Teas? One Sunday each month, we are serving a delicious High Tea in the Rainforest Room. Wander the beautiful gardens, see the amazing animals, then join us and the little tamarin monkeys from 2pm. Bookings essential!
19 - 22 September / 26, 27, 29 September 2016
See some of our animals and hear from keepers on what makes them so special. Suitable for primary school students, there will be games, activities and a whole lot of fun.
Saturday 1st October 2016
Love footy and animals? Adults and children can enjoy both this year at Melbourne Zoo! From 12pm, we're broadcasting the AFL Grand Final action live from our Leopard Lodge event space.
Tuesday 4 October 2016
Join Lehmo and our CEO Jenny Gray at Federation Square on World Animal Day, Tuesday 4 October, as we turn Melbourne ORANGE for orang-utans in support of the clear labelling of palm oil.
Friday 9th December 2016
Puurrrfect for small work groups looking for a unique office Christmas party venue. Guests will enjoy a night under the stars, full of fun, food, drinks and entertainment.
Sunday 25 December 2016
Celebrate Christmas Day at Melboure Zoo. Enjoy a three course lunch, beverages, coffee, tea and petit fours in one of our Christmas themed event spaces.
Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016
Bring your special teddy (or plush) friend for a free Teddy Vet Check. Kids can assist our Teddy Check Team to diagnose their teddy’s ailments, bandage them up and give them special care whilst learning about how we care for the animals at Melbourne Zoo.