Werribee Open Range Zoo

Meet the Keeper

This is a unique opportunity to hear about our animals from the people who know them best – their keepers.

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. 

Check the times we’ll be talking about your favourite animals and schedule it into your visit!

Monday to Friday

Meerkats (outside bistro) 10:45am
Lions 11:30am
Serval Presentation 1.30pm
Gorillas 2:00pm
Hippos (at presentation shelter)  3:45pm



Meerkats (outside bistro) 10:45am
Lions 11:30am
Eastern Barred Bandicoot 1:30pm
Serval Presentation 2:00pm
Gorillas 2:00pm
Hippos (at presentation shelter) 3:45pm

Listen for PA announcements throughout the day for additional keeper talks.

Please note: times may vary occasionally. Animals may also be off display for short periods, due to animal husbandry or exhibit maintenance reasons.