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Australia Zoo’s newest and cutest trio have made their big debut!

1 October 2015

Our three new resident alpine dingo puppies Jira, Archie and Eve, have found their new home with us here at the Zoo and are ready to greet families just in time for the school holidays! Making their TV debut earlier today, this energetic trio...

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Hume the koala’s long-awaited climb to freedom

19 May 2015

After two years of continuous treatment for a debilitating disease, Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital's most long-term patient, Hume the koala, was finally released back into the wild last week. The Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital team who has...

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Hunter and Clarence, also known as Spot and Stripe.

Australia Zoo’s tigers earn their stripes with Australian release of Tigers About the House

28 April 2015

Australia’s most-loved tiger cubs Hunter and Clarence (also known by their nicknames Spot and Stripe) are due to hit Australian TV screens this week, as Channel Nine’s multi-channel GEM shares the BBC2 documentary Tigers About the...

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Dexter and Tallow make the big move to koala pre-school!

6 April 2015

Australia Zoo's youngest koala joeys, Tallow and Dexter, made the big move away from their mums last week as they prepare for koala pre-school! The brave one year-old joeys moved into their new home near Australia Zoo's Crocoseum, where they'll now...

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Update on Speartooth Shark Research – Wenlock River March 2015

1 April 2015

Australia Zoo has been researching the critically endangered Speartooth Shark Glyphis glyphis in the Wenlock and Ducie Rivers since 2012, in collaboration with the University of Queensland and CSIRO. These rivers, which bound the Steve Irwin...

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Chip snuggles into Shanina Shaik and Australia Zoo keeper Olivia while shooting the Harper's BAZAAR cover.

Chip the koala “shaiks” up the world of fashion on the cover of Harper’s BAZAAR

17 March 2015

Australia Zoo's resident supermodel, Chip the koala, has graced the cover of Harper's BAZAAR Australia this month alongside Victoria's Secret supermodel Shanina Shaik. The 15 month-old koala made her modelling debut in the April issue of BAZAAR...

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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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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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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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