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Werribee Open Range Zoo

Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our animals

Zebras herd

Zebra

At Werribee Open Range Zoo you can see zebras, sociable and playful animals, at close quarters and in an open range setting.

Zoo highlights

Safari Tour

Safari tour

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. 

Wild encounters

Slumber Safari - couple

Slumber Safari

Enjoy an overnight experience at the Zoo in our luxury safari camp. Your stay includes amazing close-up animal encounters, drinks and dips at sunset, a sumptuous dinner, unique night-time activities and breakfast overlooking Australian Journey. 

Discount Thursdays and Adults Only October Dates now available for bookings.  

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    What's on 26th September 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 27th September 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 28th September 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 29th September 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 30th September 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

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    Grand Final Weekend

    Friday 30 September - Saturday 1 October 2016

    Plan your AFL Grand Final weekend with a visit to the zoo.

    What's on 1st October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

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    Grand Final Weekend

    Friday 30 September - Saturday 1 October 2016

    Plan your AFL Grand Final weekend with a visit to the zoo.

    What's on 2nd October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

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    Grand Final Weekend

    Friday 30 September - Saturday 1 October 2016

    Plan your AFL Grand Final weekend with a visit to the zoo.

    What's on 3rd October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 4th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 5th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

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    Turn Melbourne Orange for Orang-utans

    Tuesday 4 October 2016

    Join Lehmo and our CEO Jenny Gray at Federation Square on World Animal Day, Tuesday 4 October, as we turn Melbourne ORANGE for orang-utans in support of the clear labelling of palm oil.

    What's on 6th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 7th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 8th October 2016

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    Zoovie Night: The Lion King

    Friday 7 October & Saturday 8 October

    Spend an evening at Werribee Open Range Zoo with African-themed entertainment and kids' activities before settling in for a special outdoor screening of kids classic movie 'The Lion King'.

     

    Member event

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 9th October 2016

    Zoove Night ver 2
    Zoovie Night: The Lion King

    Friday 7 October & Saturday 8 October

    Spend an evening at Werribee Open Range Zoo with African-themed entertainment and kids' activities before settling in for a special outdoor screening of kids classic movie 'The Lion King'.

     

    Member event

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 10th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 11th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 12th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 13th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 14th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 15th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 16th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 17th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 18th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 19th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    WORZ-TeddyVetCheck-web620
    Teddy Vet Checks at Werribee Open Range Zoo

    Saturday 17 September to Sunday 2 October 2016

    Bring teddy to Werribee Open Range Zoo these school holidays for a free Teddy Vet Check and learn about the special care our animals receive too!

    What's on 20th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 21st October 2016

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    Lion Cubs Birthday Event with The Mik Maks

    Thursday 20 October

    Your invited to join us at our special party to celebrate the Lion Cub's 1st Birthday. 

    Come along to a special morning of activities including a Keeper Talk, birthday performances by The Mik Maks as well as watch the cubs enjoy their special first birthday cake!

    Member event

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 22nd October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 23rd October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 24th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 25th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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    The Gorillas Are Calling on You (Teacher PD)

    Tuesday 25 October 2016

    Immerse yourself in an international issue by walking in the shoes of another to determine how our demand for a non-renewable resource is contributing to a threat that gorillas are facing in the wild. 

    What's on 26th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    They're calling on you Gorilla
    The Gorillas Are Calling on You (Teacher PD)

    Tuesday 25 October 2016

    Immerse yourself in an international issue by walking in the shoes of another to determine how our demand for a non-renewable resource is contributing to a threat that gorillas are facing in the wild. 

    What's on 27th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 28th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 29th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 30th October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 31st October 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 1st November 2016

    Boo at the Zoo
    Boo at the Zoo: Halloween Party!

    Monday 31 October (Melbourne Cup Eve)

    Join us for Halloween... but only if you dare. This Melbourne Cup Eve, enjoy Halloween-themed entertainment, craft activities, trick or treating and more at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

    Member event

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 2nd November 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 3rd November 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 4th November 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 5th November 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

    What's on 6th November 2016

    WORZ Keeper Talks
    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.

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