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Wild Nights returns these school holidays with an all new program!

For seven nights only, spot animals by torchlight and see Werribee Open Range Zoo come to life after dark. Watch dazzling fire performers and lantern parades, toast marshmallows by the campfire, explore the secret garden and get lost in the glow zone.

Plus, see the all new Cirque Africa in the heated and seated tent - an acrobatic performance showcasing the sights and sounds of Africa!

Hot chocolates, mulled wine and warm winter food will all be available on th night.

Buy Tickets 

Children under 4 receive free entry but must sit on adults' knees during Cirque Africa. If the child to adult ratio is more than 1:1 then you will need to purchase a ticket for the child.


4.50pm & 5.10pm 
DUSK SAFARI - bookings essential, call 1300 966 784 to book (ticket includes Wild Nights entry).

6.00pm, 7.00pm & 8.00pm
CIRQUE AFRICA - 30 minutes each, reserve your seat with your Wild Nights ticket.
Please note that you must select your date and time for this performance.  

5.30pm & 6.30pm 
SERVAL PRESENTATION  - spaces are limited and entry costs $5, book your spot at the gate.

5.30pm - 6.30pm 
Fire Performers

Animals' Goodnight Ceremony 

7.00pm & 8.00pm
Lantern Parade 

5.30 - 8.30pm

  • Marshmallow Toasting

  • Secret Garden

  • Bandicoot Hideout

  • Monkey Behind-the-scene

  • Glow Zone

  • Keeper Talks: Hippo, Cheetah, Lion and Wild Dogs

Wild Nights is on from Sunday 9 - Saturday 15 July 2017. Gates open at 4.00pm and Wild Nights activities start from 5.30pm.


Looking for the ultimate Wild Nights experience?

  • Book your special Dusk Safari Tour


    Listen to the sounds of the night as the sun sets and the animals settle in for the evening. This experience is only available during Wild Nights!

    Adult $60
    Child $40
    Member Adult $40
    Member Child $20
    Ticket includes Wild Nights entry. Call 1300 966 784 to book.

  • Book a slumber safari experience

    Stay overnight with a Slumber Safari


    After experiencing all that Wild Nights has to offer, make your way to your exclusive safari camp for glamping with a difference!

    Find out more ».

Event details

Book now
4.00pm - 9.00pm (Activities start 5.30pm)
9-15 July 2017
Werribee Open Range Zoo

Adult $35
Child (4-15 years) $7

Member Adult $10
Member Child $5

Children under 4 are FREE!

7 nights only!
What to bring 
Torch, warm clothes and a sense of adventure!

Buy Tickets 

Or call 1300 966 784


Note that you must select your date and time for the Cirque Africa performance.