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Meet our sleepy koalas when you venture into their exhibit. Learn some remarkable facts about Australia's favourite tree-huggers and see why they've captured the nation's hearts.
Perfect for individuals, couples or families, these unforgettable small group experiences will allow you exclusive up-close access.
Be sure to arrive 30 minutes early. The encounter is a brief experience that lasts a couple of minutes with each visitor booked, however please plan up to 15 minutes to meet your host and keeper, and hear the safety briefing.
When you purchase a Close-up Encounter you are directly contributing to Zoos Victoria's work to fight wildlife extinction.