What to expect
Every Zoo Adventure includes:
- A ride on the Sky Safari
- Interactive animal encounters
- A photo opportunity
- Meet a Keeper
- See the Seal Show or QBE Free-flight Bird Show
- Explore the interactive playground
- Daily missions
- Professional, enthusiastic, fun loving staff to assist and enhance your Zoo Adventurers experience
What to bring
Adventurers should bring a packed lunch and snacks for the day, as well as a refillable water bottle. And to be prepared for all weather, we also suggest you bring a hat, sunscreen and wet weather gear, just in case.
Please note that the Zoo Adventures t-shirt must be worn during the visit, to help our staff identify children in a busy environment.
January 2020 School Holidays
Zoo Adventures runs on select days during the school holidays. Please see the dates and details below:
20 - 24 January 2020
Monday 20 January
Meet a Keeper experience – Bird Show
Let’s learn how our Bird Show Keepers work free flight magic with a focus on birds of prey. From training techniques to running a show we’ll show you how it’s done.
Tuesday 21 January
Scales and Tails
Meet a Keeper experience – Snakes
Let’s explore the kingdom of the cold-blooded ones today, learning about the amazing work our reptile Keepers do behind the scenes. Discover why snakes are misunderstood creatures that play an important part in our ecosystem.
Wednesday 22 January
All About Birds
Meet a Keeper experience – Bush Birds
Let’s get twitching on a Bush Bird tour learning from Keepers about the wonderful world of our feathered friends how we can help them and their natural environments.
We will explore different bird habitats within the Zoo and discover other feathered friends along the way with lots of twitching fun for all.
Thursday 23 January
Meet a Keeper experience – Australian Mammals
Australia – unique, diverse, harsh, incredible. Let’s look at the amazing ways native Australian animals survive across the country, from rainforests to deserts, coastlines to bush. People around the world visit Australia for our wildlife – you can explore it today!
Friday 24 January
Meet a Keeper experience – Marine Mammals
Our oceans, vast yet fragile, largely unexplored but tragically treated. Today Keepers will help us discover how to help maintain a healthy ocean balance providing a safe, clean, watery world with a future full of fish for all in a mighty marine world.
- Children must be aged between 5 and 10 years old
- Zoo Adventurers are to bring their own lunch and snacks
- Animal experiences are subject to change without notification
- There will be no refunds for cancellations, although credit may be given where applicable
- Children must wear a Zoo Adventures t-shirt during their visit so that staff can easily identify children in busy environments