Journey through a world of wildlife in the heart of Melbourne at Melbourne Zoo. Walk where tigers roam and monkeys swing from tree to tree. See eye-to-eye with the Orang-utans in their special elevated exhibit, explore the Trail of Elephants and then head down the bush track to see unique Australian wildlife including koalas, kangaroos, wombats and emus. Submerge yourself in our underwater world to see Victoria's iconic Little Penguins, Australian Fur Seals and more!
Melbourne Zoo is located 4kms form the city centre and is Australia oldest zoo opening in 1862. Over 320 species from around the world can be found in the beautiful botanical setting of Melbourne Zoo, just five minutes from the city centre. A large part of the 55 hectare zoo is inspired by the London Zoo
Stroll through the lush Asian and African rainforests, Australian bushland and even underwater!
Meet the Keeper Hear the expert keepers give daily talks about the animals in their care.
Close-up Encounters can be book with selected animals for a great photo opportunity.