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What's on 1st February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 2nd February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 3rd February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 4th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 5th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 6th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 7th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

What's on 8th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 9th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 10th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 11th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 12th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

Josh Pyke Web620
Josh Pyke

Friday, 12 February 2016

One of Australia’s premier singer-songwriters, Josh Pyke, will play Zoo Twilights this summer! With multiple ARIAs, APRAs, gold records, and four top 10 debuts, he is no stranger to recognition.

What's on 13th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

Birds of Tokyo
Birds of Tokyo

Saturday, 13 February 2016 SOLD OUT

Playing Zoo Twilights this summer, Birds of Tokyo will bring their insistent, bittersweet, rock sound that has resonated so deeply with Australian critics and fans, to Melbourne Zoo.

What's on 14th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 15th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 16th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 17th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 18th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Member Mornings with Seals
Morning members meetings with the seals

Members only

Every Wednesday morning throughout January

Catch Melbourne Zoo's early morning training sessions with the seals at Wild Sea.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 19th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

jebediah updated web620
Jebediah

Friday, 19 February 2016

Jebediah, one of Australia’s most beloved bands – responsible for supplying a soundtrack for Gen X – will be welcomed at Zoo Twilights this summer to celebrate their 20 year anniversary!

What's on 20th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Zoos Victoria web620
Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

Growing wild children watching tortoise
Wild Explorers (Teacher Preview)

Saturday 20th February 2016

Early Childhood and Early Years educators are invited to attend a free teacher preview showcasing our Education for Conservation program, Wild Explorers, at Melbourne Zoo.

Australian Fur Seal underwater
Save Our Species Challenge (Teacher Preview)

Saturday 20th February 2016

Primary and Secondary teachers are invited to attend a free teacher preview showcasing our Education for Conservation program, Save Our Species Challenge, at Melbourne Zoo.

Mark Seymour web620
Mark Seymour & The Undertow

Saturday, 20 February 2016

As the front man for one of Australia’s most seminal bands, the mighty Hunters & Collectors, Mark Seymour will play Zoo Twilights.

What's on 21st February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Chinese New Year at Melbourne Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Melbourne Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Watch the Ring-tailed Lemurs move in groups in their Lemur Island home, take the monkey tree top walk and discover how the personalities of our monkeys are the same as people born in the year of the monkey.

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Monkey around for Chinese New Year

7 to 21 February 2016

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and the only place to see monkeys in Melbourne is at Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo! Plus all our 3 great zoos will host special Chinese New Year activities and experiences.  

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Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

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What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 22nd February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

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Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

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What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 23rd February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

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Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 24th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 25th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 26th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

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San Cisco + Last Dinosaurs

Friday, 26 February 2016 SOLD OUT

For one night only, two of Australia’s brightest breakout bands San Cisco and Last Dinosaurs will play Zoo Twilights this summer. San Cisco have taken the world by storm.

What's on 27th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

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Kasey Chambers

Saturday, 27 February 2016

The music of Kasey Chambers seems buried in Australia’s bones. Beyond accolades and album sales, there’s something immutable about Kasey Chambers, something that makes her as vital to this land as the red rock where her music was born. She will be joined by Karise Eden, winner of The Voice in...

What's on 28th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

High Tea Buffet
High Tea at Melbourne Zoo

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!

What's on 29th February 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

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Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 1st March 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 2nd March 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 3rd March 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

What's on 4th March 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

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Colin Hay

Friday, 4 March 2016

Themes of redemption and renewal come naturally to Colin Hay, who will play this year’s Zoo Twilights for the first time this summer.

What's on 5th March 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!

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C.W. Stoneking

Saturday, 5 March 2016 SOLD OUT

C W has stashed his afore-favoured vintage National guitar and banjo combo for a shiny gold Fender and an extra large helping of rock ‘n’ gospel dancehall blues, with his very own hokum wall of sound.

What's on 6th March 2016

Feeding Penguins at Wild Sea
Meet the Keeper

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.

Zoo Twilights 2015 web620
Zoo Twilights

Every Friday and Saturday night from 29 January to 12 March

Zoo Twilights is back this summer! We’ve invited fourteen local and international musicians to join us live at Melbourne Zoo in the fight against wildlife extinction.

Seal Lifesavers web620
Seal Lifesavers

Starts Thursday 24 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Frolic in the sand at our pop-up beach and play at saving marine wildlife.

What's new this autumn 2015-26 web620
What's on this summer

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

With new programs, exhibits and activities for the kids this summer, there’s always something new to see and do and the zoo!