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Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital ‘shellebrates’ World Turtle Day!

23 May 2016

Today is World Turtle Day, an annual occasion set aside to encourage the protection of turtles and tortoises and their disappearing habitats around the world. It’s also a time to celebrate the incredible conservation efforts carried out...

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Australia Zoo welcomes beautiful baby giraffe!

18 May 2016

The giraffe boom continues… Australia Zoo is thrilled to announce that at 12:15pm AEST on Tuesday May 10, our beloved Sally the giraffe welcomed her second baby – a precious female calf. This new addition is the fourth giraffe baby to...

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Australia Zoo celebrates volunteers for National Volunteer Week

12 May 2016

This week (9 – 15 May) marks National Volunteer Week, an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers. With upwards of 400 volunteers of which around 100 remain ongoing, Australia Zoo recognises...

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Mums rule at Australia Zoo this Mother’s Day (and always)!

4 May 2016

Mums are everyone’s biggest supporters; they love us unconditionally and take care of us all year round, so it makes perfect sense to take the time and effort to show them our appreciation for all they do! This Mother’s Day, Sunday May...

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Peta the koala begins physiotherapy!

26 April 2016

At just one and a half years old, Peta the koala was brought to the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital for specialist treatment when she sustained multiple fractures, including her leg, pelvis, radius and ulna after being hit by a car and is now...

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Australia Zoo’s first koala joey makes his debut!

19 April 2016

In the past week, one of Australia Zoo’s newest explorers has poked his head out of the pouch to look at the world for the first time! This new koala joey is the first of a group of joeys born on Koala Island as part of Australia Zoo’s...

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Australia Zoo's tiger cub names announced with a big surprise!

13 April 2016

Earlier this week, Bindi Irwin and head of Australia Zoo’s Big Cats department, Geoff Neubecker introduced Scout and Delilah, Australia Zoo’s newly named male and female tiger cubs to the world! These are the second pair of cubs born at...

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Australia Zoo's newest additions are ready to explore their playpen!

5 April 2016

Starting the 7th of April, our two new tiger cubs will be on display to the public at various times throughout the day! Now at just over two months old, their personalities have started shining through and it’s clear that they are ready to...

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Take on Australia Zoo's fossil hunt challenge to win a ripper pre-historic prize!

31 March 2016

Australia Zoo needs your help to find the fossils that are hidden around the Zoo! Grab your map at admissions and follow the clues that will lead you to your ripper prehistoric prize! With tons of native Australian and exotic animals to learn about...

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The Irwin family are ready to take on the crocs this Easter!

22 March 2016

Kick off the Easter school holidays with the Irwin family as Bindi and the Jungle Girls perform from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th March, followed by Terri, Bindi and Robert feeding Australia Zoo's giant saltwater crocs during the world-famous Wildlife...

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