In this exclusive experience you will have morning access to Melbourne Zoo before it opens to the public and have the opportunity to learn about our iconic Australian wildlife.
During the 45 min tour you will meet our passionate and knowledgeable staff for a koala presentation where you will get to learn quirky facts about these amazing animals!
What you'll get:
Exclusive tour of the zoo before it opens
Experienced and knowledgable tour guide
Small group of up to 15 people
A gift to take home
Continue on to see our kangaroos and emus, you’ll even have the opportunity to give the kangaroos some breakfast!
Head underground to the wombat’s burrow where you can discover the habitat of this incredible creature which can weigh over 30kgs!
Finish the tour by taking a walk through the captivating Great Flight Aviary and be amazed by the colours and sounds our native birdlife including red-tailed black cockatoos, wonga pigeons, apostle birds and jabiru just to name a few. Or try your luck spotting parrots, honeyeaters, pigeons, ducks and waders!
You will then be walked to the Zoo exit with the choice to re-enter with general admission or continue on to explore Melbourne city.
Operating days: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Bookings essential and subject to availability. Bookings must be made minimum 24 hours prior to tour departure
Time: meet at 7:45am, 8:00am tour departs
Departure point: Melbourne Zoo rail gate entrance, Poplar Rd Parkville, opposite Royal Park station
Min: 2 people max: 15 people
More information MORE INFO
Bookings cancelled at least 30 days prior to event date will be given a full refund
Bookings cancelled between 14 and 30 days prior to the event date incur a 50% cancellation fee
Bookings cancelled within 14 days of the event date incur a 100% cancellation fee
Enclosed shoes must be worn
This experience is not suitable for mobility scooters, wheelchairs and prams
Type: Children's Adventure Experiences
Availability: Buy online
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