Conservation Shows

Conservation Shows

Crikey! Get up close and personal to our amazing animals and experience all the wildlife action at our daily conservation shows.

See our cheeky otters, learn all about tigers and watch the world-famous Wildlife Warriors Show with all the slithering, swooping, jaw-snapping action of saltwater crocodiles, birds and snakes LIVE! in the Mount Franklin Crocoseum.

10:00am - Kids Story Time

 

Hear all about the wild adventures of Bindi Irwin from one of our friendly storytellers in the Crocoseum Boutique! Australia Zoo’s story time session will allow little ones to see some amazing pictures of Bindi and her adventures as a Wildlife Warrior! Our passionate team will excite even the littlest members of the family as they hear all about Bindi’s exciting tales about the places she has visited and the wildlife she has encountered. It’s sure to inspire children and adults alike!

10:00am - Tortoises LIVE!

 

Join one of our zoo keepers to kick off your day at Australia Zoo, by watching our special tortoise demonstration! Gather around Jarvis and Igloo’s lawn at 10:00am to watch these gentle giants get fed their favourite food – fruit and veggies. You’ll learn a lot from our presenting zoo keeper, including from where Aldabra tortoises originate, how much they eat and much more about the species.

10:30am - Morning Otters LIVE!

 

See the cheekiest otters at the zoo come out and play! Our Asian small-clawed otters, Daisy & Percival, love their food and the keepers that bring it to them. Their aquatic home allows you to enjoy a clear view of these playful creatures enjoying an interactive session, while you learn about what makes them so unique.

12:00pm - Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors Show

 

Are you ready for some serious wildlife action? Our keepers and their amazing animals will take you on a slithering, swooping, jaw-snapping adventure of epic proportions!

Every day in the Mount Franklin Crocoseum we are taking on the world’s conservation issues and protecting the animal kingdom, and we want you to join our army of Wildlife Warriors!

Come on a journey of discovery and learn all about the incredible world of giant snakes, colourful, soaring birds and Steve Irwin’s favourite animal in the entire world – the impressive saltwater crocodile. Woo-hoo!

1:30pm - Koalas LIVE!

 

Do you know why koalas sleep up to 20 hours a day? Did you know they’re not actually bears? Come and admire our best-known Aussie icon and learn all about the amazing habits of this unique and adorable species, including how you can help them in the wild!

2:30pm - Afternoon Crocs LIVE!

 

Australia Zoo’s croc experts can’t wait to share with you all their knowledge on this incredible reptile! Join our team for a special afternoon croc feeding session that includes question time so you can learn exactly why we think ‘Crocs Rule’! The location is different each day, so please listen for announcements or ask at the Information Desk to find out which croc is being fed on that afternoon.

3:00pm - Birds of Prey LIVE!

 

Birds of prey are an impressive sight to see and at Australia Zoo you can marvel at a wedge-tailed eagle, powerful brahminy kite, barking owl and blue-winged kookaburra in all their glory. Our Birds of Prey demonstration is on at 3:00pm daily. It’s a great opportunity to admire these beautiful birds up close, learn from our passionate keepers and appreciate how spectacular these animals really are. Australian birds of prey have amazing ways of finding, capturing and eating their prey – come and learn all about it!

3:30pm - Afternoon Otters LIVE!

 

See the cheekiest otters at the zoo come out and play! Our Asian small-clawed otters, Daisy & Percival, love their food and the keepers that bring it to them. Their aquatic home allows you to enjoy a clear view of these playful creatures enjoying an interactive session while you learn about what makes them so unique!