Sunday 26 February 2017
Our annual Hippo Splash beach party is on again, and it's exclusive to zoo members. Enjoy games, bubble displays, water and sand play right next to our wonderful hippos.
27 January – 11 March 2017
Zoo Twilights is back this summer at Melbourne Zoo to entertain you in a live music setting like no other. Tickets on sale now!
Monthly on a Sunday
Love High Teas? One Sunday each month, we are serving a delicious High Tea in the Rainforest Room. Wander the beautiful gardens, see the amazing animals, then join us and the little tamarin monkeys from 2pm. Bookings essential!
3rd – 7th April / 10th – 14th April
See some of our animals and hear from keepers on what makes them so special. Suitable for primary school students, there will be games, activities and a whole lot of fun.
Discover what it’s like to work at Healesville Sanctuary and become a Keeper for a Day. Suitable for secondary school students, you will get a hands-on experience of what it’s like to work as a zoo keeper.
April 6 & 13
Work alongside our Vets as they perform their daily duties. Suitable for secondary school students who are interested in caring for wildlife and working at the zoo.
5th, 7th, 10th and 12th April, 2017
Find out what a zoo keeper’s day really involves and take part in the many duties our keepers undertake on a daily basis. Suitable for secondary school students who are interested in caring for wildlife and working at the zoo.
Daily from 21 February
Come and meet the Lion cubs at Werribee Open Range Zoo! The four cubs are starting to venture out on public display with Nairibi for short periods during the day.
Every Wednesday beginning 1 February
Your little ones will love dressing up as wallabies with wallaby face painting, wallaby ears and wallaby tails for pouch races, hopping games and wallaby trails. With special appearances by our Spring Babies your little ones will love our locals.
Monday to Friday (excluding school holidays)
Every weekday is wonderful for toddlers at Werribee Open Range Zoo. Terrific activities will keep the fives and under 'wildly' entertained all day.