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Help us name our new cheeky lemur!

#NameOurLemur on social media to win a Bindi’s Island getaway!

16 December 2014

There's a special little guy that's travelled all the way from the United Kingdom to join his new friends on Bindi's Island these summer holidays. He's outgoing, charming and very-much looking forward to his permanent holiday in tropical paradise,...

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There’s a new island headed for Queensland’s Sunshine Coast!

9 December 2014

There's a new island coming to Queensland's Sunshine Coast, but you'll only need to go as far as Australia Zoo to begin your adventure these holidays! Escape to your own tropical paradise on December 26 when Australia Zoo launches a brand new...

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Give the gift of conservation this Christmas!

2 December 2014

While an experience with the otters or a koala encounter is a gift sure to impress, did you know that giving an Australia Zoo experience means you also give the gift of conservation? With an array of encounters available from red pandas to rhinos,...

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Joe Hockey cuddles up to April the Koala at the G20 International Media Centre.

Koala cuddles: Hot on the agenda at the G20

25 November 2014

While Brisbane rolled out the red carpet for G20 delegates last week, Australia Zoo also extended the welcome from the nearby Sunshine Coast! Thursday saw Australia Zoo staff and animals take a trip to Brisbane, to show off Australia's iconic...

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Courtney Thorpe snuggles up to Oasis in her Miss World Australia costume.

Miss World Australia stops in at Australia Zoo to get cuddly with Oasis the koala

18 November 2014

Miss World Australia Courtney Thorpe joined another one of Australia's "natural beauties" at Australia Zoo last Thursday, popping in to say hello to Oasis, the baby koala named after Oaks' Oasis Resort in Caloundra. Miss Thorpe, an ambassador for...

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Australia Zoo goes back in time, as Robert Irwin turns a year older!

11 November 2014

As Robert Irwin nears his 11th birthday on December 1st, Australia Zoo is gearing up to celebrate this milestone with a massive pre-historic themed party! Walk in the Australia Zoo gates and step back in time, as it comes to life with...

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‘Khaki It’ in style this Steve Irwin Day!

4 November 2014

Khaki and crocs will RULE on November 15 as Australia Zoo celebrates the life and legacy of Steve Irwin. The annual Steve Irwin Day is an awesome event in honour of the original Crocodile Hunter, and this year is set to go off in true khaki...

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Inaugural conservation award finalists announced!

28 October 2014

For the first time ever, Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors will be presenting a series of conservation awards at the annual Steve Irwin Gala Dinner, taking place on November 22 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Through the inaugural...

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Spooky costumes, games and DEVILS at Australia Zoo this Halloween!

21 October 2014

Australia Zoo is gearing up for a spooktacular event this Halloween - celebrating with games, competitions and our always-in-costume characters, our DEVILS! But they aren’t the scary kind, despite their spooky calls and their sharp teeth. In...

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Terri Irwin has been recognised as a finalist for the 2015 Australian of the Year awards for Queensland.

Terri Irwin thrilled to be announced as 2015 Queensland Australian of the Year finalist!

14 October 2014

Wildlife Warrior Terri Irwin has joined Adam Scott, Hetty Johnson and Johnathan Thurston as Queensland finalists for the 2015 Australian of the Year award. The four contenders from different walks of life have equally been recognised for their...

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