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Saturday 19 September 2009 - Sunday 4 October 2009

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Celebrate the Koala!

Crikey! These school holidays learn all about one of our cutest little native icons by supporting koala conservation here at Australia Zoo.

We've got STACKS of koala-themed activities for our little Wildlife Warriors to have a go at and learn all about cuddly koalas:

  • Name a Joey competition!
  • Koala Poo guessing competition (just like jelly-bean guessing, only koala poo!)
  • A Wildlife Warrior stall where you can find out HEAPS of information on how YOU can help save our precious Koalas
  • Cuddle a Koala in our Photography Studio and take the memory home with you
  • Koala colouring competition
  • FREE Face Painting (selected days)
  • Spot the Spotty Bottom koala hiding on September 25 to win a tour of our Australian Wildlife Hospital
  • Join in our Koala themed fancy dress competition on September 25 to win some ripper prizes. Registrations are open at Information from 9:00am until 10:15am so get in quick!


Meet Terri and Bindi Irwin*!

Sunday 4 October. Australia Zoo on the Beach Store, The Esplanade, Mooloolaba, from 8am.

Make a purchase from Australia Zoo on the Beach retail store on the Esplanade in Mooloolaba, for your chance to meet Terri and Bindi Irwin!

Spots are limited though, so get in fast! The store will open early at 8am!

And you never know - you may even get the chance to see Robert!

*Numbers are strictly limited. Valid only on Sunday 4 October 2009.

Gloria Jean's fundraiser at Mooloolaba

Chloe Tsangaris, six-year-old Joey Ambassador for Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors, will be hosting a special fundraising event at Gloria Jean's cafe in Mooloolaba on Sunday 4 October.

Gloria Jean's cafe Mooloolaba will donate 50 cents from every drink sold on Sunday to Chloe Tsangaris as part of her fundraising for the Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors Joey Ambassadors program.

Get down to Gloria Jean's Mooloolaba on Sunday to support Chloe and Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors.


Terri and Wes feed the CROCS!

PLUS, Check out Terri and Wes as they feed the ripper Crocs in the Crocoseum during the Wildlife Warriors show, from 19 September until 3 October*! Wooo-hoo!


A Red Panda encounter with the Irwins

How about this! There will be an auction in the 11am Wildlife Warriors show in the Crocoseum every day from the 19 September - 3 October*. Bid on an exclusive Red Panda experience with the Irwins! What a ripper!

Crikey! There is STACKS more action planned with the 14 FREE wildlife shows everyday, and more FREE entertainment than you can poke a stick at. PLUS, get creative with SandWizard. Creative, magical fun for everyone!

*excluding 26 September.


Brekkie with the Characters (19 September - 4 October)

Crikey! You'll need all the energy you can get to keep up with our gorgeous roving animals these school holidays, and we've got just the thing to get your day started! Check out Brekkie with the Characters!


Zoo Keeper for a Day

You can also have a go at being a keeper in Australia Zoo's fun and educational school holiday program. For more details check out Zoo Keeper for a Day!



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