Upcoming events not to be missed
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.
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?
Toddler Thursdays is back to bring the African Village to life every Thursday at Werribee Open Range Zoo.
1 December to 28 February
This summer, delve into the weird and wild world of animals through wacky games, fun performance, zany art and unexpected installations at Werribee Open Range Zoo.
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.
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.
Wednesday 13 February
Melbourne Zoo will be hosting a Members’ Frog Party. Dress up like a frog and get your disco on with DJ Frog-hop.
Thursday 14 February
Friday 15 and Saturday 16 February 2019
For two days only, Born in a Taxi are bringing the incredible show, The Whale’s Tale to Melbourne Zoo.
Tuesday 19 February 2019
Join us at Werribee Open Range Zoo for our mid-week Hippo Splash Party for our youngest members!
Sunday 24 February, 2019
Hippo Beach Party is back for summer!
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!