Our new cheetah cub is waiting to meet you so come and see this cutie's infectious grin for yourself. Spend time with our new cub and his handler but beware - he may just steal your heart!
He won't stay little for long so book now.
$99.00 per person
Includes one free 6x8" photo per person
Admission not included
Only available to guests who are 10 years of age and above. 10-14 year olds MUST be accompanied by a PAYING participating adult
Runs once daily at 9.30am
4 guests maximum per encounter
Bookings can be made in advance online or by calling 07 5436 2002. You can also book on the day (subject to availability) at the Information & Tour Desk by the latest 9.15am.
Participants must wear enclosed shoes and have good mobility.
Terms and Conditions
1. Available to participants who are 10 years of age and above. Guests must have a valid Zoo entry ticket.
2. Children 10-14yrs MUST be accompanied by a paying, participating adult.
3. All participants must agree to follow all instructions given by the handlers.
4. Participants must have full motor skill and intellectual abilities.
5. Each guest must be able to understand English or have a paying interpreter with them.
6. Patrons must be able to walk at a reasonable pace for up to 30 minutes and be able to squat/kneel down and stand up quickly & without assistance. If any participants arrive and cannot display this, they will not be able to partake in the encounter. Patrons with wheelchairs or walking aids are not permitted on the encounter.
7. Only enclosed and flat footwear must be worn during the encounter.
8. No flowing dresses or skirts.
9. No personal items are permitted on this encounter, includes cameras and phones. These can be left at the Information Desk.
10. As these walks primarily form part of the cubs exercise, it will not be a formal session. That is, whenever the cub stops - everyone stops. This time will then be utilised for photo opportunities.
11. The cub can be patted on the back only.
12. Price includes one 6x8 photos per person.
13. If you do not show or are late to the experience the fee will NOT be refunded.
14. Participants may be asked to cease the encounter at any time for whatever reason at the handler's discretion.
15. Cheetah Cub Walks are subject to the weather. You must be aware that the encounter may be cancelled if bad weather occurs before or during the walk. The encounter will be rescheduled for the next available date, or a refund given.
16. Australia Zoo does not take any responsibility for any injuries that are received. First Aid will be called if required.
17. All encounters are subject to change without notice.
Animal Encounter Enquiry Form
We need your name, email address, which Encounter you're interested in, and anything else you can tell us about your trip to Australia Zoo! If you know what day you're coming, and your preferred Encounter is available, we'll contact you to confirm the booking, or we can give you details of alternative available Encounters.