Have a go at this! Our dingoes just love meeting new people and during your By Jingo Dingo encounter you can get up close and personal with our friendly, beautiful girls.
You may even get a lick on the nose!
Timing and Days
- One Dingo encounter is held daily.
- Encounters run from 2.45pm – 3.05pm. Participants need to meet at the Information & Tour Desk 10 minutes prior to encounter.
Price and Guest Limit
- $40 per person (does not include admission). Admission can be paid on arrival at the Zoo.
- Minimum age 6 years.
- Maximum of 4 people per encounter.
- Bookings can be made at the Information & Tour Desk by 2.10pm on the day of the encounter or can be made in advance by calling (07) 5436 2002 or email via our contact form.
- Includes one Australia Zoo gift per person.
Terms and Conditions
- Dingo encounters are only available to participants who are 6 years of age and above. Children must be accompanied to the enclosure by a supervising adult.
- Daily interaction with the Dingoes may vary.
- All participants must agree to follow instructions given by the handlers.
- Participants may be asked to cease the encounter at anytime at the handlers' discretion.
- Please ensure that you wash your hands both before and after the encounter.
- No personal items are permitted into the encounter area during the experience, with the exception of cameras.
- Dingoes can be patted under the supervision of the keepers.
- Australia Zoo does not take any responsibility for any injuries that are received during the experience. First Aid will be called if required.
- An Australia Zoo photographer will be present during the encounter to capture the action. Photos will be available for viewing and purchase from the Fujifilm photography lab 30 minutes after the encounter has taken place. Price includes one Australia Zoo gift per person.
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.