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A seven-month old Koala joey has made her public debut at Werribee Open Range Zoo.
During the last few weeks the new arrival has started venturing out from mum’s pouch and onto her back and the family are doing well.
Two furry new recruits have joined the team at Werribee Open Range Zoo, as part of an innovative Guardian Dog Trial to help bring the Eastern Barred Bandicoot back from the brink of extinction.
Monkey Play opens today on Saturday 27 June at Werribee Open Range Zoo!
Lionesses Nilo and Nairibi have formed a new pride with male lion Johari at Werribee Open Range Zoo.
Following a gradual introduction process, the group are now living permanently together and can be seen by visitors in the Zoo’s Lions on the Edge exhibit.
Werribee Open Range Zoo’s Southern White Rhino calf, Kipenzi marked her second birthday on Saturday 30 May.
In the last year, Kipenzi has really strengthened her bond with the rhino herd, particularly with grandmother Make.
Over the last month, lionesses Nilo and Niribi have been spending time with male Lion Johari at Werribee Open Range Zoo, as the introduction process continues to progress.
Werribee Open Range Zoo has marked a major milestone, welcoming half a million visitors in a single, financial year.
This is the highest visitation ever recorded in the Zoo’s 32-year history.
Improvements to Werribee Open Range Zoo’s ‘off road’ experience are underway, as the short gravel section on the Main Drive into the Zoo is sealed.
Road works are now underway on the gravel section and we expect that they will be completed by mid to late May.
Lionesses Nilo and Niribi will soon join the pride at Werribee Open Range Zoo, as introductions with male lion Johari continue to progress.
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