Upcoming events not to be missed
Friday 14, Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 December 2018
Monday 26 November
Every Friday and Saturday night in November–March
Spend an incredible night out with some of the world’s most iconic animals in this new and exclusive after-hours event.
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 1:30pm. Bookings essential!
Ever wondered which Indigenous plant has leaves that can be used as soap? Or maybe you want to know what makes a Boomerang come back? Perhaps you’d like to hear a local Dreaming Story about how the Lyrebird came to speak in the language of many other animals?
8 September–30 November 2018
Melbourne Zoo will be the first venue in the world to unveil a brand new outdoor exhibition curated by National Geographic. Visit this spring to see 50 Greatest Wildlife Photographs.
Every Wednesday morning
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.
Every day until 30 November 2018
Every weekend from January 25 until March 9, 2019
Zoo Twilights returns in 2019 with a massive roster of local and international artists banding together for the same goal: one tiny marsupial’s fight against extinction.
Saturday 10, 17 and 24 November 2018
22 December to 29 January (Summer School Holidays)
26 December to 31 January (Summer School Holidays)
14 January to 28 January 2019
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.
Toddler Thursdays is back to bring the African Village to life every Thursday at Werribee Open Range Zoo.