- Unlimited entry
- Kids register for FREE
- Help fight extinction
Upcoming events not to be missed
18 and 19 October
Werribee Open Range Zoo will celebrate Children's Week with a fun and interactive performance featuring two highly endangered (and extremely funny) Grevy's Zebra.
Starts Saturday 20 September
Zoo adventures await these school holidays! Visit Werribee Open Range Zoo, Healesville Sanctuary and Melbourne Zoo from Saturday 28 June to experience these free (with general admission) activity programs. Hurry, they’re only running for a limited time!
Book your wedding during our Wedding Open Day and receive a Complimentary ceremony package for either the Platypus Lawn or Japanese Garden valued at $2,000.
From the 22nd September- 3rd October (excluding weekends)
In Kids Go Wild children will have an action packed day, visit secret areas of the Zoo, meet animals up close, chat to Zoo keepers, take part in craft and games, and have fun with other kids who are as wild about animals as they are!
September 23, 30 & Oct 1
Our keepers have their hands full caring for our animals and need your help! Go behind the scenes with some of our most precious and endangered Australian animals. These school holidays our theme is Spring Babies. Come and discover how our keepers care for our animal babies and what it takes to fight extinction.
Sept 23, 25, 29 & Oct 1
If you are keen to find out what it takes to work in a zoo, caring for the amazing array of different animals, then come out to Werribee Open Range Zoo next school holidays. Come and discover what a keeper's day really involves!
September 24, 25 & October 1, 2
Come and work alongside our vets on real life cases involving Healesville Sanctuary’s animal collection and injured wildlife brought to the hospital. These school holidays our theme is Spring Babies giving you the chance to learn about how we care for our baby animals!
9th October 2014
During this full-day program, teachers will find out how Zoos Victoria’s Seal the Loop campaign can bring the current AusVELS geography and cross-curriculum priority of sustainability to life!
22 to 23 October 2014
Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned spotter, a birdo or a twitcher, Werribee Open Range Zoo’s Bird Watching Slumber Safari is the ultimate birding adventure.
Friday 7th November
You're invited to join us in untangling and reducing threats to marine wildlife along our coastal shores!