African Wild Dog Encounter


1.10pm - 1.40pm Wednesdays and Sundays

Temporarily cancelled


$52 (excludes zoo entry)

$47 Zoo Member

Group size

Max. 4 people


Visitors aged 12 years and two months or older must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an eligible COVID-19 digital certificate exemption. More information

Fitted face masks are to be worn on all encounters, behind the scenes, tours, the Safari Bus and in some animal habitats, which will be signed.

Temporarily cancelled

This encounter is not currently running. More information

Make your Zoo visit even more special with this exciting encounter.

Meet our African Wild Dogs as Keepers bring you behind the scenes to get a glimpse of how they care for this social and highly intelligent pack of animals.

Experience the world of these animals away from the crowds, and perhaps even hear some of their distinctive communication styles or watch their playful interactions.

Zoo entry not included. Be sure to also book your entry tickets for the same date as your encounter.