Little Penguins walking on sand
Young female gorilla perching on log and looking directly into camera.
Baboon family on rocks

Melbourne Zoo is temporarily closed

The zoo will open on Monday 1 June 2020. All visitors and members must book tickets online.

The zoo will open on Monday 1 June 2020. All visitors and members must book tickets online.

Member VIP Zone

Log in now or become a member today to access the online Member VIP Zone full of exclusive virtual talks and behind-the-scenes content.

Donate to Zoos Victoria

While our zoos remain temporarily closed, our conservation work carries on and is more urgent than ever.

Members get more!

Only $9.50 a month over 12 months
Exclusive virtual keeper talks, at-home activities and more
Help us to love, enrich and care for our animals
Help fund our 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

Plan your visit