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What's on 1st February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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!

Rhythm-of-Africa-2016-web620
Rhythm of Africa

Every Saturday from 9 January to 27 February 2016

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.

What's on 7th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 13th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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!

Rhythm-of-Africa-2016-web620
Rhythm of Africa

Every Saturday from 9 January to 27 February 2016

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.

What's on 14th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 20th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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!

Rhythm-of-Africa-2016-web620
Rhythm of Africa

Every Saturday from 9 January to 27 February 2016

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.

What's on 21st February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Chinese New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo web620
Lunar New Year at Werribee Open Range Zoo

7 to 21 February 2016

Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo to see the display of lanterns and make a visit the beautiful wishing tree where visitors can hang a decoration to wish the monkeys prosperity for 2016. 

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.  

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 22nd February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 23rd February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

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Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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!

Lions at WORZ
The Endangered Race (Teacher Preview)

Wednesday 24 February 2016

Primary and Secondary teachers are invited to attend a free teacher preview showcasing our Education for Conservation program at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

What's on 25th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 27th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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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Rhythm of Africa

Every Saturday from 9 January to 27 February 2016

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.

What's on 28th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Rhythm-of-Africa-2016-web620
Rhythm of Africa

Every Saturday from 9 January to 27 February 2016

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.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 29th February 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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!

habitat detective
Habitat Detectives (Teacher Preview)

Wednesday 2 March 2016

Early Years educators are invited to attend a free teacher preview showcasing our Education for Conservation program at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

What's on 3rd March 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 March 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Koala for Breakfast with the Koalas
Breakfast with the Koalas

Saturday 5 March 2016 & Saturday 12 March 2016

Join us for a Breakfast with the Koalas and enjoy a tasty breakfast while learning all sorts of curious facts about koalas from our Zoo Keepers. 

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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 March 2016

Meet the keeper - lions
Meet the Keeper

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.

meet the lion cubs
Meet our Lion Cubs

Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our trio of cubs are starting to venture out on public display with mum Nilo for short periods during the day. Viewing times may vary on the day and could be cancelled at short notice due to the cubs’ need to rest and spend time meeting the pride.

Koala for Breakfast with the Koalas
Breakfast with the Koalas

Saturday 5 March 2016 & Saturday 12 March 2016

Join us for a Breakfast with the Koalas and enjoy a tasty breakfast while learning all sorts of curious facts about koalas from our Zoo Keepers. 

Hippo Splash 2016 web620
Hippo Splash

Starts Saturday 19 December 2015 to 24 March 2016

Cool off in our new water play zone with water jets and build your own dam.

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!