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Australia Zoo offers Free Entry to Firefighters

17 February 2020

Australia Zoo is offering all Australian, international and volunteer firefighters, plus one guest, free of charge entry to the Zoo from the 15-21 February, 2020. Terri Irwin, Owner of Australia Zoo said, “It’s our way of saying...

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Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital expands to help wildlife in need

4 February 2020

As a result of unprecedented weather conditions resulting in drought, fire and floods the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital (AZWH) continues to see a worrying increase in patient numbers. Typically during Trauma Season, from September to...

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Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital treats 90,000th patient

13 January 2020

Ollie, a young platypus found underweight and without his mother, is the 90,000th patient to be admitted to the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital, since opening in 2004. In the midst of catastrophic conditions for wildlife in Australia, this...

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Australia Zoo Welcomes Sumatran Elephants!

4 December 2019

Australia Zoo is thrilled to announce the arrival of four Critically Endangered female Sumatran elephants as part of the Inter-regional Program for Sumatran Elephants. The Inter-regional Program for Sumatran Elephants works with zoological...

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Robert’s turning 16 and you’re invited!

28 November 2019

On Sunday 1st December, Robert is celebrating his 16th birthday and everyone’s invited! Come and join Robert’s 16th birthday party with a free breakfast, giant inflatable waterslide, birthday cake and to celebrate, children under 14 get...

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Celebrate Steve Irwin Day at Australia Zoo!

14 November 2019

Join us at Australia Zoo on Friday 15th November for Steve Irwin Day, to celebrate the greatest Wildlife Warrior that ever lived!The day will be jam-packed full of fun activities, educational demonstrations and so much more! Start your day early...

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Australia Zoo celebrating Steve Irwin Day!

8 November 2019

On Steve Irwin Day, this Friday November 15th, the Irwin family, Australia Zoo crew and Wildlife Warriors all over the world will be celebrating the life and legacy of the original Wildlife Warrior.Steve Irwin Day will be marked with a live...

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Crikey! International Red Panda Day!

24 September 2019

Saturday 21st September, marked International Red Panda Day and aimed to raise awareness of this endangered and much loved species.  Worryingly, the global red panda population has declined over the last 20 years with reports of less...

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Crikey! Charge on in to see our new king!

18 September 2019

Eight weeks ago, Australia Zoo welcomed a new male southern white rhino named Kingston, to its growing family! After a gestation period of around 16 months, these beautiful rhino calves are born weighing approximately 50kg (110 pounds) and at...

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Spring has sprung, and so has Trauma Season

9 September 2019

The team at Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital are calling for the public to help save our native Australian wildlife as the weather warms up, breeding season starts and animals are on the move!An orphaned kangaroo joey, Walton, is receiving...

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