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Our fabulous Australia Zoo Markets are back!

30 July 2019

The Australia Zoo Markets will be bigger and better than ever before! Join us between 1-6pm on Saturday August 3 for live entertainment, food and an array of over 70 interesting stalls. Shop from a collection of fashion, jewellery, homewares and...

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Crikey! New arrival named ‘Noodle’ by Tonight Show Host

18 July 2019

The Tonight Show Host, Jimmy Fallon has named the newest addition to the Australia Zoo family – a giraffe calf called Noodle! Noodle, born on July 1st, is Australia Zoo’s tenth giraffe calf and one of the tallest born at the...

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Crikey! Check out these cute ‘n’ cuddly arrivals!

11 July 2019

Australia Zoo is thrilled to announce its family has expanded, with the arrival of 11 new koala joeys! The first of these gorgeous new arrivals are being seen regularly, riding on their mum’s back and testing out their climbing skills....

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Crikey! Australia Zoo has some roarsome news!

2 July 2019

We’re thrilled to announce a new arrival to the Australia Zoo family, a male Sumatran tiger cub. The cub, recently named Nelson, was born to third time mother Kaitlin and arrived in the early hours of June 3. Geoff Neubecker, Australia...

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Crikey! It’s a stretch to think giraffe will be around forever…

27 June 2019

Coinciding with the longest day or night of the year depending upon which hemisphere you are in, this Friday, June 21 is World Giraffe Day aimed at raising awareness of the longest necked animal in the world.  It is a reality that if...

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Visit us these school holidays for some winter fun!

13 June 2019

These school holidays Australia Zoo is pulling out all the old favourites for the whole family! Visit us between 15th June and 21st July for your chance to win the ultimate off-road camper, a Jayco CrossTrak Hybrid Camper, valued at over $36,000!...

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Holy smokes! Australia Zoo urges us all to take care of our air this World Environment Day

5 June 2019

“I want the cleanest water, the freshest air and wildlife in abundance... But most of all, I want a future for our children.” - Steve Irwin  Over one year, the solar system at Australia Zoo, which takes up 3,814 square metres...

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#CaptureCameron, before it’s too late!

29 May 2019

Cameron the crocodile is on the loose again at Australia Zoo and he needs to be captured by May 31st! Visit Australia Zoo before the end of May and snap a photo of your most creative crocodile capture! You’ll go in the draw to win you and...

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There is no Plan Bee, Australia Zoo declares this World Bee Day

22 May 2019

With the rapid decline of bees, our planet and the future of humankind is under threat. This World Bee Day on Monday, May 20th Australia Zoo and Crikey! Magazine are spreading the important message of how vital bees are to our environment.Bees are...

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Hip Hip Hooray! It’s Magda’s Birthday!

3 May 2019

Australia Zoo is celebrating one of its cuddliest resident’s birthdays today with Magda notching up her ninth year at the Zoo. Magda the koala, named after Australian actress and author Magda Szubanski, was born at Australia Zoo in 2010...

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