Limited time only


9am - 4.30pm 


Dinosaur Trail (opposite Lemurs)  


Included with Zoo entry 

Kids under 16 visit free on weekends and school holidays*

Free for Zoo Members 

Discover a spectacular Dino laboratory!

Experience Melbourne Zoo’s new Dino Lab.

Explore giant animatronic dinosaurs and find out how we have brought them back from extinction.

There's plenty to keep both big and little dino lovers entertained.

  • Become a junior palaeontologist at the Dino Dig
  • Dote over the cute baby dinosaurs in our care
  • Step back in time and explore stories of extinction 
  • Visit the Zoo Shop for a prehistoric souvenir

The dinosaurs have been patiently waiting at the zoo while we've been closed and will remain at our zoos for some time yet, so don’t worry, they’re not leaving anytime soon!

*Children under 16 visit free on weekends, Victorian Government school holidays and Victorian public holidays.

Meet all our dinosaurs!

Discover Zoorassic at Werribee Open Range Zoo

Journey along the Werribee River Trail to discover full-scale animatronic beasts and become a palaeontologist in the Dino Dig Pit.

Experience Lost Sanctuary at Healesville Sanctuary!

Adventure to an undiscovered bushland space to meet the dinosaurs and megafauna thought to be lost forever.

Your visit to Melbourne Zoo helps fight wildlife extinction.

Want unlimited entry to all three dino exhibits when the zoos reopen?

Become a member to see them all.

Members get more!

Only $9.50 a month over 12 months
At-home virtual keeper talks, activities, kids online courses and more
Help us to love, enrich and care for our animals
Help fund conservation work to fight extinction
Free registration for kids on adult memberships
Plus unlimited zoo entry when we reopen