Cheetah Kulinda front of face profile. She is alert with her ears pricked forward and is looking intently just beyond the camera.
Hippopotamus head poking up out of the water looking right with its mouth open showing off long sharp teeth Its body submerged under the water.
Giraffe head and long neck close up with blue sky and fluffy clouds in the background. Its mouth is partially open.

October 18 update: Werribee Open Range Zoo is temporarily closed

Take a virtual tour of Werribee Open Range Zoo

Join Ranger Gordon for a safari bus tour at Werribee Open Range Zoo, or follow him as he walks you around the zoo to see the gorillas, monkeys, lions and moreā€¦ and all without having to leave your house!

The Mountain Pygmy-possums need your help

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

Animal Encounters

All encounters have been cancelled until further notice.

Two Students standing on bridge in front of Hippos smiling at an Educator.

School programs

Education programs connecting young people with species from across the globe

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