Meerkat Encounter


$52 per person (excludes zoo entry)

$47 Zoo Members


1.50pm on Sunday - Friday
2.00pm on Saturday


20 minutes


Max. 4 people


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

Meet Werribee Open Range Zoo's meerkat family and the passionate rangers who care for them.

Immerse yourself in the world of the Meerkat mob by joining one of our rangers in a wild encounter.

Get a closer view and share the delight of hearing the group communicate with each other and fall in love with this curious animal.

Your participation helps Zoos Victoria fight wildlife extinction.

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!)