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Want to be a zookeeper for a day and name a zebra?

13 December 2017

Here at Australia Zoo, we think we have the best job in the world and we want to share it with all the incredible kids out there! Our Zookeeper For A Day Program offers action-packed adventure every school holidays with a variety of programs on...

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Australia Zoo welcomes our newest giraffe calf

5 December 2017

Australia Zoo’s African Savannah is thrilled to announce our newest addition, a gorgeous giraffe calf named, Sunny!  He’s getting more confident on his long legs each day, with guests now able to spot him grazing with his mum,...

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Australia Zoo in party mode for Robert Irwin's 14th Birthday!

28 November 2017

Friday, 1st December marks Robert Irwin’s 14th birthday and Australia Zoo is gearing up for a massive celebration. The day will be completely action-packed and perfect for the whole family! Guests are in for a treat with Terri and Robert...

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Steve Irwin Gala Dinner celebrated in style, with a touch of khaki!

21 November 2017

Wildlife Warriors and our incredible supporters came together on Saturday night to celebrate the life and legacy of the world’s greatest Wildlife Warrior, Steve Irwin. It was truly an evening unlike any other. The star-studded line up...

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Our babies have names

14 November 2017

Spring is in the air here at Australia Zoo and that means a lot of new babies! Our guests are seeing adorable animals all across The Zoo, from baby koalas holding onto their mum’s backs, to baby kangaroos peeking out of the pouch for the first...

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Welcome Jimmy our baby wombat!

7 November 2017

Australia Zoo has recently welcomed a new wombat joey and his mum Poa, couldn’t be more proud! In conjunction with Byron Bay Cookies, we put the call out for name suggestions from anyone who loves wombats, and of course cookies! There were...

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'Khaki it' this Steve Irwin Day

1 November 2017

This year on November 15th Australia Zoo, the Irwin family and Wildlife Warriors are inviting everyone all across the world to don their khaki in celebration of Steve Irwin Day, held in honour of the one and only Crocodile Hunter. Steve Irwin was a...

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Wildlife Warriors gear up for annual Steve Irwin Gala Dinner!

24 October 2017

Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors are gearing up to welcome hundreds of guests to the 11th Annual Steve Irwin Gala Dinner on November 18 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC) in honour of the greatest Wildlife Warrior that ever...

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We have a baby lemur

17 October 2017

Spring is such an amazing time for new life, both in the wild and here at Australia Zoo! We have recently been blessed with a gorgeous new pup, and no Robert’s pug Stella hasn’t had babies, that’s what baby lemurs are...

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Add a furry (or scaly) friend to your family!

10 October 2017

Here at Australia Zoo we love all of our 1,200 animals and every animal out in the wild. We work hard to ensure we are keeping Steve’s dream alive in becoming world leaders in conservation for both wildlife and their habitat. We couldn’t...

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