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Crikey! Steve Irwin Day celebrated in a big way

14 November 2018

The 15th of November every year marks an important date where the life and legacy of an Aussie icon is remembered and celebrated. Steve Irwin Day recognises the unstoppable force that was Steve and his unwavering love for all wildlife. Bindi...

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Crikey! It’s the Irwins on Animal Planet!

2 November 2018

We’re so excited to be returning to Animal Planet this year with ‘Crikey! It’s the Irwins’. The television series launches in Australia on Animal Planet on Saturday, November 3 and we can’t wait! Woo-hoo!The series...

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Hip Hip Hooray!

25 October 2018

Our gorgeous twin meerkats Fee and Fi marked their second birthday recently with some special treats! The youngest of the female mob or meerkats, Fee and Fi celebrated with their six older sisters at Australia Zoo. To the untrained eye it’s...

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Trick or Treat!?

10 October 2018

Australia Zoo is preparing for another spooktacular Halloween on Wednesday October 31! Help us celebrate with games, competitions and more! Come and visit us for an epic LIVE spider exhibit thanks to Queensland Museum, where you’ll get up...

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Nepalese visitors meet iconic Aussie animals at Australia Zoo

5 October 2018

In April this year, sixteen Maleny High School Students and eight adults went on a humanitarian trip to Nepal Orphans Home (NOH) in Kathmandu.  The trip further highlighted the need to support the charity by creating awareness and raising...

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Come and see our newest Australia Zoo family member, Sophie!

27 September 2018

Six short weeks ago, Australia Zoo welcomed a gorgeous female giraffe calf, Sophie, and now, we’re pleased to announce visitors can see her on the African Savannah with the rest of the giraffe herd! This cute baby has been making an...

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Join us for some Spring Holiday Fun!

20 September 2018

The holidays are almost here and we have some exciting additions to share! Come and see our brand new Laughing Frog Lolly Shop and Ice Creamery. To celebrate, join us for our ice cream party that will be on every day over the school...

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Crikey! The Irwins are back

13 September 2018

Lace up your boots because you’re about to embark on the journey of a lifetime with the family that’s bringing khaki back! The Irwins – Terri, Bindi and Robert – return to Animal Planet as they continue Steve Irwin’s...

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Australia Zoo urges us to Look Out! for wildlife this Trauma Season

5 September 2018

With spring now upon us, our native wildlife is on the move and as a result more likely to encounter hazards such as roads, barbed wire and domestic animals. This time of year signifies the start of an even busier time at Australia Zoo...

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Treat your dad to an action packed day out this Father's Day at Australia Zoo!

24 August 2018

If dad is the fastest on the playground, why not get him to compete in our Australia Zoo Father's Day Challenge on a giant inflatable obstacle course!? With an Oztent RV5 tent worth $1399 up for grabs, entrants need to be in it to win for this...

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