Australian Wildlife Tour at Melbourne Zoo

Outdoor Activities in Melbourne
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Tour description

In this exclusive experience you will have morning access to Melbourne Zoo before it opens to the public and have the opportunity to learn about our iconic Australian wildlife.

During the tour you will meet our passionate and knowledgeable staff for a koala presentation where you will get to learn quirky facts about these amazing animals! Continue on to see our kangaroos and emus, you’ll even have the opportunity to give the kangaroos some breakfast! Head underground to the wombat’s burrow where you can discover the habitat of this incredible creature which can weigh over 30kgs! Finish the tour by taking a walk through the captivating Great Flight Aviary and be amazed by the colours and sounds our native birdlife including red-tailed black cockatoos, wonga pigeons, apostle birds and jabiru just to name a few. Or try your luck spotting parrots, honeyeaters, pigeons, ducks and waders! You will then be walked to the Zoo exit with the choice to re-enter with general admission or continue on to explore Melbourne city. Experience details Operating days: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Bookings essential and subject to availability * Time: meet at 7:45am, 8:00am tour departs Departure point: Melbourne Zoo rail gate entrance, Poplar Rd Parkville, opposite Royal Park station Duration: 45minutes Inclusions: Morning tour of Melbourne Zoo’s iconic Australia wildlife and a gift to take home with you! Min: 2people max: 15people *Bookings must be made minimum 24hours prior to tour departure

What's included

  • Professional guide
  • Koala talk
  • Kangaroo up close encounter

What's not included

  • Does not include general admission. General admission can be added as guests re-enter Melbourne Zoo or pre-purchased at time of booking.