Werribee Open Range Zoo
The expanding human population is encroaching on areas where giraffe formerly roamed freely. Visit the giraffes at Werribee Open Range Zoo to learn about these wondrous creatures as well as the Zoo’s conservation programs.
Kubu River Hippos
Step into a wild African wetland at Werribee Open Range Zoo’s Kubu River Hippos experience.
Mini Zoo Keepers
Little animal lovers aged five and under will have a wild time on this zoo adventure as they come face-to-face with meerkats, zebras, giraffes, antelopes and rhinos. The morning begins with a meerkat feed and then it's time for a child-friendly, 40 minute Off Road Safari through the African Savannah.
On the Off Road Safari you'll meet a range of African animals and learn all about them from your very own Safari Guide!
This is an intimate experience with a maximum of 14 people on the tour.
Upcoming events not to be missed at Werribee Open Range Zoo
Daily at Werribee Open Range Zoo
Each day, we offer opportunities to hear our expert keepers talk about the animals in their care and the conservation work being done for various species.
5th, 7th, 10th and 12th April, 2017
Find out what a zoo keeper’s day really involves and take part in the many duties our keepers undertake on a daily basis. Suitable for secondary school students who are interested in caring for wildlife and working at the zoo.
Daily from 21 February
Come and meet the Lion cubs at Werribee Open Range Zoo! The four cubs are starting to venture out on public display with Nairibi for short periods during the day.
1 - 17 April 2017
Head to Hippo Beach for fun in the sand, water play and the opportunity to see these amazing animals up close with a new daily Keeper presentation.