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Werribee Open Range Zoo

Werribee Open Range Zoo

Our animals

Rhinoceros herd

Rhinoceros

There are thought to be just over 20,000 Southern White Rhinoceros remaining in the wild and the survival of this species is under serious threat as a result of illegal poaching for their horn.

Zoo highlights

Lion Jeep Lions at the Edge

Lions on the Edge

Come face-to-face with a pride of lions at Lions on the Edge. This dramatic savannah landscape is home to eight lions, including three cubs Kubwa, Kashka and Kito.

Wild encounters

Open vehicle adventure close to rhinos

Off Road Safari

Get even closer to our magnificent African wildlife on an off road safari. You will be completely immersed in the sights, smells and sounds of the savannah as you travel across the Zoo's open plains.

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    What's on 28th November 2016

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    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 November 2016

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    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 November 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 7th December 2016

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    What's on 8th December 2016

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    What's on 9th December 2016

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    What's on 10th December 2016

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    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 11th December 2016

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    What's on 12th December 2016

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    What's on 13th December 2016

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    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 14th December 2016

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    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 15th December 2016

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    What's on 16th December 2016

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    What's on 17th December 2016

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    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 18th December 2016

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    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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    Zoo Christmas Concert

    Sunday 18 December

    Enjoy a relaxed Christmas get together on Sunday 18 December at Werribee Open Range Zoo, with traditional and contemporary carols from the Werribee Concert Band and Laverton Community Choir.

    What's on 19th December 2016

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    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 20th December 2016

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    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 December 2016

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    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
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    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
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    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
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    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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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    Christmas Day Buffet Lunch

    Sunday 25th December 2016

    Book now for your Christmas Day lunch at Werribee Open Range Zoo, and enjoy the company of family and friends in our welcoming Meerkat Bistro.

    What's on 26th December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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.

    Christmas Day Lunch WORZ - banner
    Christmas Day Buffet Lunch

    Sunday 25th December 2016

    Book now for your Christmas Day lunch at Werribee Open Range Zoo, and enjoy the company of family and friends in our welcoming Meerkat Bistro.

    What's on 27th December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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 December 2016

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
    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 January 2017

    Hippo Talk at Werribee Open Range Zoo
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    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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