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Australia Zoo’s animals beat the heat! (With a little help)

13 February 2017

Summer is in full swing and with Queensland feeling the heat more than some, Australia Zoo's animals need a little extra help to cool down - a task their creative keepers have taken in their stride! Some Zoo homes for animals like the wombats and...

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Australia Zoo’s tiger cubs celebrate first birthday party!

8 February 2017

Earlier this week, Australia Zoo's tiger crew celebrated the first birthdays of Scout and Delilah, two of the Zoo's most recent Sumatran tiger cubs. The special milestone brought together staff and visiting guests as the cubs were gifted with ice...

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Congratulations to the winners of our Summer Down Under cars!

31 January 2017

Congratulations to the Hatchman family, Holgate family and Bray family, who have all now been announced as the winners of our car giveaway over the summer school holiday period! These awesome giveaways were made possible by Sci-Fleet Toyota and...

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Australia Zoo’s giraffe calf is named!

25 January 2017

Our baby giraffe who was born on the 7th of November 2016, finally has her name! Gigi the giraffe, has kindly been given her name by Toys"R"Us Australia, whose mascot is a giraffe named Geoffrey! Named after Geoffrey's wife, Gigi , Toys"R"Us have a...

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Have you met the wild wildlife of Australia Zoo?

17 January 2017

Australia Zoo is world famous as the home of over 1200 amazing animals from the koalas, kangaroos, and crocodiles of Australia to the tigers of Asia and India, the giraffe, rhino and zebra of Africa and so many more. However, what many of our...

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Win a car this summer at Australia Zoo!

5 January 2017

Summer Down Under is in full swing at Australia Zoo with loads of summer fun scheduled for the rest of the summer holidays! There's no better way to spend time with family than meeting our gorgeous wildlife and getting involved with all of Australia...

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Help us name our baby lemurs!

22 December 2016

At just four months of age, these two have started endlessly bounding through the trees and exploring, becoming more independent and confident. These two girls are the first pair of gorgeous ring-tailed lemurs to have ever been born at Australia...

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Meet our baby lemurs!

13 December 2016

Our baby lemurs are absolutely gorgeous and growing up fast already! Each day these tiny twins continue to explore and learn new skills from their parents, interacting with their surroundings! The pair have begun trying a variety of fruits and...

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Robert Irwin celebrates 13th birthday at Australia Zoo!

2 December 2016

Today marked an incredibly special day on the Australia Zoo calendar with Robert Irwin celebrating the beginning of his teenage years, turning 13! To mark the super special birthday occasion, gates opened early at 8am and all kids aged 14 and under...

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Australia Zoo welcomes their fifth giraffe calf!

25 November 2016

In early November, Penny a resident giraffe at Australia Zoo welcomed her second calf into the herd! Testing her strong little legs just 40 minutes after being born, this baby girl already stands at 1.8m tall and weighs around 60kg. This new...

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