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Bindi invites you to celebrate her 18th birthday at Australia Zoo!

18 July 2016

Bindi Irwin is gearing up to celebrate her 18th birthday at Australia Zoo this Sunday 24th July, and this year's theme is Camping with the Stars! Australia Zoo will be the ultimate camping and wildlife hub with activities for the entire family...

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Bowie the koala’s rare eye colour combination mesmerises staff at the Wildlife Hospital

12 July 2016

The Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital recently admitted a koala patient named Bowie, picked up by the Australia Zoo Rescue Unit after presumably being hit by a car. Luckily, her examination revealed that she escaped major injury while it also revealed...

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Twenty-eight little red flying fox pups admitted to the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital!

4 July 2016

In the afternoon of Thursday June 30th, 28 little red flying fox pups were brought to the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital requiring treatment for hypothermia. Trish, who is a specialist bat carer on the Gold Coast found the pups on the ground at a...

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Ice Age at Australia Zoo welcomed by holiday goers!

1 July 2016

These winter school holidays, Australia Zoo in partnership with Fox studios and Visit Sunshine Coast has been caught up in a blizzard of snow for our very own Ice Age! To celebrate the release of the new movie Ice Age: Collision Course, Australia...

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Five year-old sponsor names new tiger cub ‘Reggie’!

21 June 2016

On the 20th of June, Bindi Irwin welcomed a very special five year-old girl named Audrey Joyce to Australia Zoo to meet and announce the name of our newest Sumatran tiger cub born to Maneki and Satu in April; she named him ‘Reggie' after both...

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Australia Zoo brings wild adventures to Lady Cilento Children's Hospital

10 June 2016

Earlier this year, Australia Zoo launched Crikey! Club, a video portal that gives subscribers from anywhere in the world access to watch behind-the-scenes Zoo adventures and now Crikey! Club will be accessible to all the young patients and their...

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Biddy the echidna enjoys a healing bath at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital

3 June 2016

Biddy the echidna was found injured in a backyard in Maryborough with cuts to the back, legs and spines. With injuries explained only by the nearby slashing work taking place, Biddy was quickly brought to the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital for...

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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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