Weekends of 30 November - 1 December, 7 - 8 December 2019, 15 - 16 February, 22 - 23 February 2020


12pm - 4pm


Included with general admission. Kids under 16 visit FREE on weekends


Koala Picnic Lawns

Enjoy an afternoon of live acoustic music, entertainment, and delicious food and drink – all in the peaceful bushland setting of Healesville Sanctuary.

Gather your family and friends to explore the home of native wildlife, then top it off with:

  • lawn games including Giant Jenga, Mega 4, noughts & crosses and quoits
  • bubble play for the kids
  • delicious local food and craft beer, Yarra Valley wine and other tasty sips from the Harvest pop-up café and bar
Kids and adults playing quoites in the sun

Supporting local music

Come along to take in a selection of the best live and local music. Listen to some soul, folk and incredible vocals, with performances by This Way North, Anita George and The Tuck Shop Ladies

Experience the Sanctuary during Acoustic Afternoons, only for a limited time this summer!