- Unlimited entry
- Kids register for FREE
- Help fight extinction
Upcoming events not to be missed
29 April to 16 September 2014
Free Play Group for Zoo Members! Enhance your child’s learning and development of literacy, numeracy and socialising skills through play and fun activities each week. Werribee Open Range Zoo has partnered with Victoria University to provide a location for their hugely successful Kinda Kinder program.
September 3, 2014
Do you know who your locals are and who needs saving? Immerse yourself in the grasslands to learn practical skills and knowledge to find out who your locals are and how you can engage your students in the challenge to fight their extinction
From the 22nd September- 3rd October (excluding weekends)
In Kids Go Wild children will have an action packed day, visit secret areas of the Zoo, meet animals up close, chat to Zoo keepers, take part in craft and games, and have fun with other kids who are as wild about animals as they are!
Sept 23, 25, 29 & Oct 1
If you are keen to find out what it takes to work in a zoo, caring for the amazing array of different animals, then come out to Werribee Open Range Zoo next school holidays. Come and discover what a keeper's day really involves!
September 23, 24, 30 & Oct 1
Our keepers have their hands full caring for our animals and need your help! Go behind the scenes with some of our most precious and endangered Australian animals. These school holidays our theme is Spring Babies. Come and discover how our keepers care for our animal babies and what it takes to fight extinction.
September 24, 25 & October 1, 2
Come and work alongside our vets on real life cases involving Healesville Sanctuary’s animal collection and injured wildlife brought to the hospital. These school holidays our theme is Spring Babies giving you the chance to learn about how we care for our baby animals!
9th October 2014
During this full-day program, teachers will find out how Zoos Victoria’s Seal the Loop campaign can bring the current AusVELS geography and cross-curriculum priority of sustainability to life!
What's on 27th January 2014
21 December 2013 to 27 January 2014
This summer, walk on stilts to see what it’s like to be the tallest animal in the world and help piece together a real giraffe skeleton!
Opens 21 December 2013
Get up close to our irresistible Ring-tailed Lemurs in our new Lemur Island exhibit!