A crowd of people relaxing on rugs, on the grass at Zoo Twilights.

Where curiosity comes alive

A perfect destination for spring school holidays!

It comes as no surprise that zoos are one of the best places to spark your little one's curiosity.

Visit all three of our zoos, Melbourne Zoo, Werribee Open Range Zoo, and Healesville Sanctuary, and check out the special activities we have for kids during school holidays and see what animals are up to during spring season.

The best roaring part? kids visit free* during school holidays.

Melbourne Zoo

Healesville Sanctuary

Werribee Open Range Zoo

When you visit Werribee Open Range Zoo, make sure to wander through the River walk and discover beautiful ephemeral art pieces.

We will also have Nature Play area during school holidays where your little ones can create, play, learn, and marvel in the beautiful surrounds of a natural wildlife corridor. Our Adventure Trail staff will be present from 11am to 2pm daily on this area with a series of nature craft activities like:

  • Fairy house Village
  • Bird nest
  • Sand Play
  • Dirt Play Pebble art
  • Logs
  • Steppers
  • Natural ‘pod’ huts
  • Stick Tipi village
  • Ephemeral Art/sculptures
  • Maze
  • Nature Mandalas
  • Nature Weaving frame
  • Golden-rayed Blue Butterfly experience

Members get more!

Only $10.50 a month over 12 months
Unlimited entry to Melbourne Zoo, Werribee Open Range Zoo and Healesville Sanctuary (daily capacity restrictions apply)
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