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Werribee Open Range Zoo

Keeper Talks

This is a unique opportunity to hear about our animals from the people who know them best – their keepers.

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. 

Check the times we’ll be talking about your favourite animals and schedule it into your visit! 

Weekdays (outside of School Holidays)

Meerkat 10:45am
Crazy about Cats* 11:00am
Lions 11:30am

Hippos (at presentation shelter)

1:10pm
Gorillas 1:30pm

 

Weekends and School Holidays

Meerkat 10:45am
Crazy about Cats* 11:00am
Lions 11:30am

Hippos (at presentation shelter) 

1:10pm
Eastern Barred Bandicoots 1:30pm
Gorillas 2:00pm

Listen for PA announcements throughout the day for additional keeper talks.

Please note: times may vary occasionally. Animals may also be off display for short periods, due to animal husbandry or exhibit maintenance reasons.

*Crazy About Cats Keeper Talk may feature a Cheetah OR a Serval (meeting point at Serval Presentation area)