Join us at Australia Zoo for stacks of spring holiday fun from 16 September to 2 October! With so many activities for the whole family to enjoy, plus our amazing wildlife, it's sure to be an action-packed two weeks filled with adventure!

Discover our new meerkats

We've welcomed a mob of meerkats to our ever-expanding African animal family!

These school holidays, be sure check out our brand new meerkats as they explore their new home at Australia Zoo!

Australia Zoo is proud to launch our new meerkat adventure area in association with Compare the Market.

If you want a chance to name our new friends, enter Compare the Market's competition before 24 September.

Winning submissions get to adopt a meerkat! Terms and conditions apply.

Robert’s Treasure Hunt

Robert will take you on a mission to discover Australia Zoo's new meerkats!

Explore the Zoo while you learn some interesting facts about our new arrivals to unlock your treasure!

Robert and Terri feed the crocs live September 20th – 23rd

In our incredible Wildlife Warriors show, Robert and Terri will get up close with their favourite ancient animals, feeding the crocs from September 20th - 23rd.

Watch on as our Wildlife Warriors teach you all about croc safety and walk away with an appreciation of Australia's apex predator.

The fun doesn’t stop there....

By entering our major prize draw you can win two nights accommodation* for a family of four at Paradise Resort on the Gold Coast including access to the kids club and so much more!

There will also be pony rides running everyday between 11am - 3pm (closed for lunch 12:00pm - 12:45pm) and tons of wildlife to meet while at the Zoo!

Book your animals encounters in advance by clicking here.

School's out and the real fun is just beginning at Australia Zoo

Calling All Future Zoo Keepers!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work as a zoo keeper? If you'd like to know how we prepare delicious meals for our amazing animals or what types of enrichment we make for them to enjoy and interact with - then the Zoo Keeper for a Day program may be for you.

A special program for these Spring Holidays is the Khaki Extreme Reptiles - If you love your reptiles, then this is the program for you! Khaki Extreme Reptiles is a unique, behind-the-scenes zoo keeping adventure like no other, a fun-filled day of exploration and excitement, focusing on all things reptilian!

Zoo Keeper Experiences are available for age groups:

• Khaki Explorer - 4 to 6 years
• Khaki Discovery - 6 to 10 years
• Khaki Extreme - 11 to 15 years
• Khaki Extreme Reptiles - 11 to 15 years

You will be able to get up close with our animals and go behind the scenes as part of this action-packed program!

For more information click here.


Terms and Conditions

*Paradise Resort Terms and Conditions: This prize is valid for travel until 21 September 2018 and excludes travel in high and peak periods and between 30 March - 29 April 2018. Bookings are subject to availability and vouchers may not be accepted on all dates. The prize is for 2 Adults & up to 2 Children (0-12years) in a Superior Resort Room. This prize includes one Zone 4 Kids club session per child per day and a continental buffet breakfast in the Bistro per person per day. The prize is not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash. Any unused portion will be forfeited. Vouchers will not be extended past the expiry date. All other expenses will be the responsibility of the prize winner.