Two Asian Elephant calves, touching trunks while looking toward the camera.
Orchard Swallowtail Butterfly resting on a leaf. It' black with red and white spots.
Three guests (mother and two daughters) facing a Red-Tailed Black Cockatoo, preening their foot on a tree stump, in the Great Australian Aviary.
Side view of a the head and neck of a giant tortoise with its mouth open.
Two young guests, dressed as keepers and holding cameras, ready to take photos within a jungle setting.
A Giraffe, shown from the neck up and looking right, against a backdrop of trees and with a branch in the foreground.

Open daily 9am - 5pm

All zoo visitors should prebook their tickets before coming, including babies!

All zoo visitors should prebook their tickets before coming, including babies!

Zoos Victoria acknowledges and respects the Traditional Owners as the original custodians of the land and waters, their ability to care for Country, and deep spiritual connection to it. We honour Elders past and present whose knowledge and wisdom has ensured the continuation of culture and traditional practices.


Members get more!

Only $11.50 a month over 12 months
Unlimited entry to Melbourne Zoo, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Healesville Sanctuary and Kyabram Fauna Park
Kids join free on adult memberships
Free entry to five interstate zoos
Discounts at the Zoo Shop and from our zoo partners
Help fund our conservation work to fight wildlife extinction
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Two Students Look in awe at Southern Corroboree Frogs Melbourne Zoo.

School programs

Education programs connecting young people with species from across the globe

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