Journey through a world of wildlife in the heart of Melbourne. Find out more about our zoo animals at Melbourne Zoo. Getting here - Zoo map - Keeper Talks - Food and drinks -.
Giraffe Close-up Max group size: Kangaroo Close-up Max group size: Meerkat Close-up Max group size: Seal Close-up Max group size: Weekends only at Giant Tortoise Close-up Max group size: Booking info Book now. Children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult.
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Sign up to our e-news. This is the second elephant calf born in Australia, the first being in Sydney in July Melbourne Zoo new seal enclosure has been completed and was opened in December Melbourne Zoo commemorated years of operation in and this was celebrated in an Australian Zoos collector's edition of stamps released by Australia Post in September On 19 January , The Age newspaper published allegations of animal cruelty at the zoo.
The acting chief executive of Melbourne Zoo, Matt Vincent, claimed the zoo's own investigations into the incidents had found no mistreatment of animals,  and that the staff had been "devastated" by the allegations. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Archived from the original on 19 August Retrieved 27 August Archived from the original on 2 July Retrieved 29 January Retrieved 3 March — via National Library of Australia.
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Melbourne Zoo's Close-up Encounters will bring you face-to-face with some of our zoo's most popular personalities. What's on today - Keeper Talks - High Tea at Melbourne Zoo -. Get closer than ever before to our Melbourne Zoo family with our Wild Encounters program. Whether you want to a close-up photo opportunity with your favourite.