Care to relax on the grass while hand-feeding some hungry wombats, or strut your stuff with the rebels of Aussie wildlife? You can get up close and personal with one of our rhinos, enjoy some dingo kisses, hand-feed a giant tortoise and MUCH more! Where else in the world can you experience so much hands-on wildlife action in one day?
Australia Zoo is right at the forefront of wildlife conservation for a reason - we're on a mission to make you fall in love with our amazing animals!
Bookings can be made at the Information & Tour Desk on the day of the Encounter and online
What type of Animal Encounter are YOU interested in?
There are 24 "" Encounters Available
Crikey! Pose for a photo while holding one of our majestic birds of prey!
Imagine being able to pat a Zebra & feed a Giraffe in one Encounter!
The only zoo in the world where you can get close to a Komodo Dragon!
Check out the new state-of-the-art Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital
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.