The Australiana Shop is located in the heart of the Zoo, stocking an extensive range of Australian-made souvenirs. Featured strongly are authentic indigenous products both carved and hand-painted locally, beautiful hand-painted scarves and table cloths that are perfect for a gift, or a reminder of true artistry.
A bit of cowboy racing through your veins? Your Akubra hat and oilskin jacket awaits you. There are few things more true blue than the beautiful Opal, and we have them set in earrings, pendants and bracelets. Looking for loose pieces of opal? We have those too!
There are t-shirts available in sizes for adults and children with the range consisting of kangaroos, crocodiles, snakes, turtles, wombats, koalas and tigers. The plush toy section is a sight that would send any child into a frenzy - toys, toys everywhere! So drop by and pay us a visit at the Australiana Shop where smiling, helpful staff will be only too happy to assist you in finding the perfect gift.
2IC Retail Assistant
Luke joined the Zoo Crew in April 2017, with a background in retail working for Disney. Luke is keen to show you all our beautiful Australian made gifts in our Australiana Shop.
Julia joined the Zoo Crew in June 2016. Julia just loves our Wombats. She is keen to pass on our conservation message and help our guests have a great day.
Maria joined the Zoo Crew in September 2016. With 25yrs of Retail experience, maria will help you pick out that perfect gift or souvenir.
Customer Service Attendant
Kaitlyn joined the Retail team in November 2017 after undertaking a range of customer service roles previously. She loves the friendly community and the passion each employee has for the animals and conservation.
Her favourite animals are definately meerkats becuase they are so tiny and adorable.
Fun fact: She LOVES avocado!
Sahra joined the Zoo team in December 2017. She loves all of the people that she gets to meet on a daily basis, and being able to see all of the joy that the Zoo brings to people.
Sometimes you will even find Sahra working up at the Tiger Cart, being able to watch her favourite animals, the tigers!
With thousands of visitors from all over the world passing through the gates daily, all team members understand the importance of making a lasting impression to our patrons. A job at Australia Zoo is more than a vocation, it's a lifestyle - just ask any of our team members. Australia Zoo employees love animals and conservation, have an exceptional self-drive attitude towards work and of course, wear the world famous khaki uniforms with pride! You just have to walk around the Zoo to feel the electricity in the air. The atmosphere creates an exciting experience for all visitors and a dream workplace environment for all employees.
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