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Children are encouraged to discover, explore and connect with the amazing animals at Werribee Open Range Zoo through a session of child directed play.

This Early Childhood program encourages children to show respect for the environment through child directed play, contact with some of our native Australian animals and awareness of the zoos community conservation campaigns to help animals fight extinction. Around the zoo, children are encouraged to actively discover, explore and connect with parallel- play, nature and dramatic play elements around the Pula Walking Trail.

Nature’s calling learning program addresses Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework outcomes: Birth to 5 years and Early Learning Framework for Australia: Belonging, Being & Becoming.

Program details

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4 year old Kinder
45 minute class & 40 minute safari bus tour*
10:00am, 10:30am, 11:40am, 12:30pm
Student ratio 
1 adult to 3 children
Monday to Friday

Please call (03) 9731 9601
More information for planning your school visit

* Please be at the safari bus shelter 10 minutes prior to departure. Times can't be rescheduled on the day.