This brand new encounter is sure to warm the hearts of bird lovers everywhere. You will meet a beautiful Macaw and a graceful Brahminy Kite and have them fly onto your arm to perch for photos. Woo-hoo!
There is no need to choose between speed and beauty when you can have both! Get up close to one of our colourful cheeky parrots and our breathtaking Aussie raptor. You don't want your feathers ruffled so get in quick before they book out!
Available 7 days at 3:25pm.
$49 per person. Guests must have a valid Zoo entry ticket.
Minimum age 10 years (all children 10-14 years must be accompanied by a adult).
Maximum of 4 people per encounter.
Booking cut off time is 3:00pm
Includes one Australia Zoo gift per person.
Discounted photos packages are available for an extra cost or guests can take their own photos.
Bird Flight Encounter is subject to the weather. If encounter is cancelled a full refund will be given.
Pre booked guests must check in at the Information Desk no later than 1:00pm
Wheelchair bound guests may be able to participate in this encounter. To enquire about booking please contact the Tour Desk on 07 54362002 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terms and Conditions
Terms and Conditions
1. The encounter is available to guests aged 10 years and over. Children aged 10-14 must be accompanied by an adult.
2. Guests must check in at the Information Desk no later than 1:00pm.
3. No personal items are to be taken into the enclosures. An Australia Zoo photographer will be present to capture the action. Photos are available to purchase at the Fuji Photo Lab. Included with this encounter is a Australia Zoo Photo Gift per ticket.
4. Wheelchair bound guests may be able to participate in this encounter. To enquire about booking please contact the Australia Zoo Information Desk via email (email@example.com) or 07 5436 2002.
General Animal Encounter Terms and Conditions
1. Entry is not included; guests must have a valid Zoo entry to participate in any encounters.
2. If you do not show or are late to the experience the fee will NOT be refunded.
3. Cancellation within 48 hours will result in forfeiture of 50% of the full fee.
4. Suitable footwear must be worn during the encounter.
5. All participants must follow all instructions given by the handlers.
6. Participants must have reasonable motor skills.
7. Each guest must be able to understand English or have a paying participating interpreter with them.
8. Please ensure that your hands are clean prior to commencement of experience.
9. Participants may be asked to cease the encounter at any time for whatever reason at the handler's discretion
10. Australia Zoo reserves the right to refuse any person to participate for safety or other reasons.
11. All interaction will be instigated by the animals.
12. Guests must be aware they may be filmed during experiences for media purposes, please see Indemnity & Release information provided.
13. Australia Zoo does not take any responsibility for any injuries that are received. First Aid will be called if required.
14. All encounters are subject to change without notice.
*Please alert staff if you have any serious allergies.
Birds subject to change without notice.
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