Melbourne Zoo (Self-Guided)

Year levels

Early Childhood, Foundation, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, VCE, VCAL, Tertiary

Cost

$19 per student $29 per tertiary student

Availability

Monday to Friday (during the school term)

Student Ratio

EC: 1 adult for every 3 students F-2: 1 adult for every 5 students 3-12: 1 adult for every 10 students Tertiary: 1 adult for every 10 students

A unique, real-world learning experience exploring wildlife from Australia and around the world.

Program Description

A unique, real-world learning experience exploring wildlife from Australia and around the world

Explore the zoo at your own pace and take advantage of this unique learning environment.  

Please note: if you would like to add a workshop with a Zoo Teacher, our Education workshops are FREE with zoo admission.   

Program Resources

Download the Zoo Map

Plan your excursion

Melbourne Zoo is an outdoor all-weather experience; the students will need appropriate clothing for weather conditions.  

The organising teacher must present their booking confirmation to Admission staff prior to students and remaining teachers entering the Zoo. More information

Book your excursion

Call (03) 9340 2788

You will need the following to book your excursion:

  • Education program of your choice
  • Preferred excursion date
  • School name and address
  • Contact details of organising teacher
  • Number of students/classes and their year level