Wednesday 24 July 2013
It's as wild as birthdays get! You're invited to Bindi's 15th Nim's Island Birthday Party at Australia Zoo. And guess what!? All kids* get in free!
Our very own wildlife warrior movie star, Bindi Irwin, will be celebrating her 15th Birthday on July 24 and to celebrate, we'll be turning the zoo into a Nim's Island playground adventure! So grab your swimmers and a pair of boardies and join us for the ultimate wildlife island adventure.
Gates open early at 8.00am because we've got more FREE entertainment and action than you can poke a stick at.
- The Ka Maeva Polynesian Dance Troupe will perform on Admissions Lawn at 9:00am and during our Wildlife Warriors Pre-show at 11:10am!*
Experience an authentic and colorful journey of South Pacific dancing to the drum beats of the Pacific. The Hawaiian dance troupe will showcase hula dancing, drum dancing and great interaction with the audience where the dancers will select willing participants to do the hula - loads of fun and laughter you definitely will not want to miss.
- Ukulele players will join us at Admissions to welcome you to Bindi's 15th Birthday from 8:00am - 9:00am!
- Hula Dancing Workshops: Boys & Girls open to all ages and fitness levels!
- Rock out to The Beach Boyz LIVE in the Crocoseum from 11:25am - 11:55am*: The diverse talents and abilities of The Beach Boyz have combined to form a totally live musical experience that brings to life the sights and sounds of the legendary Beach Boys.
- Ascend to your best! Scale our 7.5m Rock Climbing Wall to reach the peak of your ability. And don't forget to check out the you-beaut view at the top!
- Check out our Surf Life Saving Queensland volunteers as they take a break from saving lives at the beach.
- Ride the wild wave on our huge Wave Break Slide!
- Tag your targets in the ultimate Laser Tag clash! Score points in a painless battle against your opponents.
- Try some hard curves and grab big air on our amazing Mechanical Surfboard that will really generate some laughs and excitement!
- Enjoy the SpringfreeTrampoline Jump Zone!
- Make your favourite mud animal in our animal clay workshops and take them home to keep.
- Meet and have your photo taken with some of the "Return to Nim's Island" animal movie stars!
- "Return to Nim's Island" screening in our world famous Crocoseum at 3:00pm!
- Don't forget to grab your free piece of Bindi's birthday cake at 2:30pm outside the Crocoseum at Exit 1 - YUMMO!**
- Enter our major prize draw to win some amazing prizes including three nights accommodation in a superior resort room for two adults and two children (0 - 12years) at Zagame's Paradise Resort Gold Coast!
- The Gubbi Gubbi roving Zoo Wide performing their traditional dance
- Pony Rides from 11:00am - 3:00pm at Bindi's Pony Trails
- There'll be free face painting (8:00am - 11:00am), a colouring in competition and - don't forget to sign Bindi's birthday card!
- "Return to Nim's Island" Fashion Parade at 2:25pm where the best dressed participant will win ripper Australia Zoo prize pack!
We have brought Nim's Island to you at Australia Zoo. Don't miss it as we celebrate all things Nim's Island for Bindi's 15th Birthday!
*Children 14 years of age and under will be admitted to Australia Zoo on 24 July 2013 free of charge when accompanied by a full paying adult. Free child offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
**Birthday cake is available at 2:30pm outside the Crocoseum at Exit 1 while stocks last.