Werribee Open Range Zoo
These sleek and elegant animals are favourites with visitors to Werribee Open Range Zoo, who are awed to meet Earth’s fastest land mammal face-to-face. In the wild, Cheetah are suffering from habitat loss due to farming.
A visit to Werribee Open Range Zoo is unique, as we take you on a FREE safari tour amongst some of the world’s most iconic grasslands animals.
Upcoming events not to be missed at Werribee Open Range Zoo
Sunday 26 February 2017
Our annual Hippo Splash beach party is on again, and it's exclusive to zoo members. Enjoy games, bubble displays, water and sand play right next to our wonderful hippos.
Daily at Werribee Open Range 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.
Every Saturday during January and February 2017
Rhythm of Africa returns this summer to Werribee Open Range Zoo! There will be kids activities, African inspired food and drinks, and of course plenty of African music to get you dancing (or relaxing) on the lawns as the sun sets.
5th, 7th, 10th and 12th April, 2017
Find out what a zoo keeper’s day really involves and take part in the many duties our keepers undertake on a daily basis. Suitable for secondary school students who are interested in caring for wildlife and working at the zoo.