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Lions on the move

December 27, 2014

Moving 3 big carnivores that each weigh around 200kg through the zoo from their temporary home into their brand new home at Lion Gorge is a very big job...

Searching for Dragons

December 16, 2014

Once widespread in Victoria’s grasslands, a sighting of the tiny and elusive Grassland Earless Dragon has not been confirmed for over 50 years.. However hope is not lost.