Young female gorilla perching on log and looking directly into camera.

July 8 update: Melbourne Zoo is temporarily closed

Just released: virtual tour of Melbourne Zoo

Grab a cup of tea, round up the household and enjoy seeing your favourite animals! From the Gorilla Rainforest, to Wild Sea, we're sure you'll feel nostalgic when you watch this.

Members get more!

Only $9.50 a month over 12 months
At-home virtual keeper talks, activities, kids online courses and more
Help us to love, enrich and care for our animals
Help fund conservation work to fight extinction
Free registration for kids on adult memberships
Plus unlimited zoo entry when we reopen

Animal Encounters

All animal encounters have been cancelled until further notice. 

Two Students Look in awe at Southern Corroboree Frogs Melbourne Zoo.

School programs

Education programs connecting young people with species from across the globe

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