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Baby Jogger prams

Enjoy Baby Jogger at the zoos

Zoos Victoria and Baby Jogger have joined forces!

9 March 2017
Devil release with Dr Marissa Parrott, Reproductive Biologist

International Women’s Day at Zoos Victoria

Today we’re celebrating International Women’s Day at Zoos Victoria. We’re lucky to have some remarkable women as part of the organisation, working on fighting wildlife extinction. From PhD-qualified animal welfare and reproductive specialists to Zoo Keepers and Vets working at one of our three zoos, their stories are rich and varied and an inspiration to anyone hoping to make a difference to the lives of our precious endangered species. 

8 March 2017
Bison Tauri with the herd

New arrival in the Bison herd

Werribee Open Range Zoo have welcomed a new arrival to the Bison herd, with a calf for Bison Benji and mum Teyha born in the early hours of Saturday 21 January.

7 March 2017
Lion pride with four cubs

Lion cubs named!

Werribee Open Range Zoo’s twelve-week-old Lion cubs have been named!

Today Keepers announced the winning names for the four cubs – Kibibi, Aziza, Zuberi and Ndidi.

6 March 2017
wild dogs youtube video

Precious Pack

Four African Wild Dogs at Melbourne Zoo are experiencing new surroundings after being moved ‘next door’ this morning to make way for the builders!

3 March 2017
Saving Our Seals

Saving Our Seals

Tune into Channel Nine at 7:30pm tonight (Friday 3 March) to learn about the plight of seals and watch the AGL Marine Response Unit in action in the Nine News Special, Saving Our Seals.

3 March 2017
Tegan and Sara

Tegan and Sara cancel Australian tour including Zoo Twilights

We are saddened to announce that due to health concerns, Tegan and Sara have had to cancel their Australian tour, including their Zoo Twilights show at Melbourne Zoo on Wednesday 8th March.

2 March 2017

Devil of a toothache

It’s a brave dentist that puts their hand up for the job of dental care on a Tasmanian Devil toddler! But for one dentist it is just another day at the office.

1 March 2017
African Stage Refurbishment

Stage Refurbishment

Following another fantastic Rhythm of African season at Werribee Open Range Zoo, we'll be taking the opportunity to rennovate our stage area, with a new roof and upgrades to the back of house facilities from late February to mid-March.

25 February 2017
When Balloons Fly, video

When Balloons Fly, Seabirds Die

Zoos Victoria and Phillip Island Nature Parks have joined forces to urge Australians to blow bubbles instead of balloons at their next outdoor events.

22 February 2017