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Wildlife Hospital’s most long-term patient due for release

24 February 2015

After almost two years of continuous treatment for a debilitating disease, Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital's most long-term patient, Hume the koala, is finally on the road to recovery and release. Hume came to the wildlife hospital in July 2013,...

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Could Vatobe the lemur be your perfect match?

Share the love with our wildlife friends in February!

17 February 2015

If you didn't have a Valentine this year, there's still time to share the love and find your perfect match! From shy and cuddly, to outgoing and playful - we've got a valentine for you that will appreciate you year-round, giving you that warm and...

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Anthony the cockatoo helps out Mitch Gobel with his artwork.

Australia Zoo's animal stars paint to save wildlife!

10 February 2015

Melbourne-based artist, Mitch Gobel, officially announced his $25,000 donation from art sales to Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors last week, with the assistance of a few of Australia Zoo's wildlife stars! The unique artist and Wildlife Warrior...

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Win a WILD date with Tim Dormer this Valentine's Day!

Win a WILD Date with Big Brother’s Tim Dormer at Australia Zoo this Valentine’s Day!

3 February 2015

Visit Australia Zoo this Valentine's Day, purchase a $5 raffle ticket for tiger conservation, and you could be having your WILDEST date yet - with Big Brother's Tim Dormer! This popular TV personality and all-round great guy won the hearts of...

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The Bachelor runner-up, Lisa Hyde is Australia Zoo’s “love coach” this Valentine’s Day

27 January 2015

Love is many things, and blind is just one of them this Valentine’s Day as Australia Zoo opens its doors to 10 hopeful singles, as part of a radio promotion with 91.9 Sea FM on the Sunshine Coast. The lucky contenders will be paired up...

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Ready, set....Juma's keen to get stuck into his pie!

Juma the tiger makes Australia Zoo’s contest look as easy as pie!

20 January 2015

Licking his lips and protectively watching over the pie in front of him, it’s clear that Juma the Sumatran Tiger enjoyed the not-so-difficult job of taste-testing the pies for Australia Zoo’s pie-eating contest to be held this...

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Our unique Ivory the kangaroo celebrates her 11th birthday!

13 January 2015

Hop, hop, hooray! Australia Zoo is celebrating a very special birthday this week as our much-loved leucistic kangaroo, Ivory, turns 11 on Thursday! As you can see by the picture, Ivory is not your average looking Eastern Grey Kangaroo. Rather than...

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Terri Irwin joins one of the island dancers in celebrating the opening of Bindi's Island!

Bindi Irwin officially opens Bindi's Island with a tropical party!

6 January 2015

Lemurs swung from the treetops, giant Aldabran tortoises celebrated with hibiscus cake, and Bindi Irwin this morning welcomed media and special competition winners to the grand opening of Bindi's Island with a tropical themed party! Three lucky...

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Meet Stan, the newest inhabitant of Bindi's Island!

Come meet Stan, the newest inhabitant of Bindi’s Island!

30 December 2014

Meet Stan! He's a quintessentially English Ring-tailed Lemur that made the long journey from Colchester Zoo in the UK to live on a tropical island at Australia Zoo. Packing all the essentials for his new life down under but forgetting some important...

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Enjoy a holiday in a day at Australia Zoo this summer!

23 December 2014

Pack your sense of adventure and your island attire when you visit Australia Zoo these summer holidays - because we've got loads of exciting activities happening to see you into the new year! Budding zoo keepers will love that the Zoo Keeper for a...

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