Upcoming events not to be missed
Monthly on a Sunday
Love High Teas? One Sunday each month, we are serving a delicious High Tea in the Rainforest Room. Wander the beautiful gardens, see the amazing animals, then join us and the little tamarin monkeys from 2pm. Bookings essential!
1-16 July, 2017
Healesville Sanctuary will be welcoming zoo visitors this winter with kids' story readings by the fire and warming bellies with the Harvest Soup Festival.
1 July - 1 October 2017
This winter, in an Australian-first, The National Geographic Photo Ark comes to Melbourne Zoo.
1-16 July, 2017
Winter is here and we’ve got activities for all ages! It’s time to rug up, put on your gumboots and embark on an adventure at Victoria’s three zoos; Healesville Sanctuary, Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo.
Discover what it’s like to work at Healesville Sanctuary and become a Keeper for a Day. Suitable for secondary school students, you will get a hands-on experience of what it’s like to work as a zoo keeper.
4th, 6th, 10th and 12th July, 2017
Find out what a zoo keeper’s day really involves and take part in the many duties our keepers undertake on a daily basis. Suitable for secondary school students who are interested in caring for wildlife and working at the zoo.
Work alongside our Vets as they perform their daily duties. Suitable for secondary school students who are interested in caring for wildlife and working at the zoo.
Come and meet the Lion cubs at Werribee Open Range Zoo! The four cubs are starting to venture out on public display with Nairibi for short periods during the day.
Every Wednesday during Term 2
Your little ones will love dressing up as wallabies with wallaby face painting, wallaby ears and wallaby tails for pouch races, hopping games and wallaby trails. With special appearances by our Spring Babies your little ones will love our locals.
Monday to Friday (excluding school holidays)
Every weekday is wonderful for toddlers at Werribee Open Range Zoo. Terrific activities will keep the fives and under 'wildly' entertained all day.
9-15 July 2017
Spot animals by torchlight and see Werribee Open Range Zoo come to life after dark these school holidays!