Side view of Kulinda the cheetah running towards the left with a shrub behind her.

Cheetah Encounter


$83 per person (excludes zoo entry)

$75 Zoo Members


8.40am on Thursday, Friday and Sunday


40 minutes

Group size

Max. 8 people


Fitted face masks are to be worn on all encounters, behind the scenes & tours.

Kulinda loves her morning training sessions and now you have the chance to witness this up close.

Join our Rangers before the zoo opens for an intimate encounter with Kulinda the Cheetah.

Spend some time with Kulinda and her keepers, then head out to help set up her exhibit for the day.

See Kulinda being trained to take part in her own healthcare before walking where she walks and helping keep her enriched and mentally stimulated for the day.

Don't miss your chance to witness the beauty of this majestic animal and wonder at her brilliance in this intimate encounter. 

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

This experience is currently operating with a COVIDSafe plan in place, if you’ve done this experience before, it may be a little different this time around (but no less fun!)