Upcoming events not to be missed
Queen’s Birthday long weekend, 10–12 June
Healesville Sanctuary is teaming up with Yarra Valley icons to bring you a gourmet experience with a wild difference! Over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend (11–13 June), indulge in the best of the Yarra Valley against the backdrop of the Sanctuary’s stunning bushland setting....
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 July - 1 October 2017
This winter, in an Australian-first, The National Geographic Photo Ark comes to Melbourne Zoo.
July 4, 11 & 12
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 and 10th 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.
July 6 & 13, 2017
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.
Daily from 21 February
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.