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An update on Gigi the giraffe!

26 April 2017

Standing out from the crowd in more ways than one, Gigi the giraffe has a striking, dark, contrasting coat and a unique personality that easily sets her apart from the rest of her herd. Growing significantly since she was first born, Gigi now stands...

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Join us this Easter Sunday for an egg-cellent hunt!

11 April 2017

On Sunday the 16th of April, Australia Zoo will be hosting a giant zoo-wide Easter egg hunt - the biggest one in town! Explore the Zoo and gather eggs in exchange for awesome prizes as you meet some incredible wildlife along the way! Australia Zoo...

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These Easter school holidays join Australia Zoo for stacks of holiday fun!

29 March 2017

Come and meet our new male cheetah cub as well as our awesome new snakes. Two remarkable king cobras and two gorgeous eastern diamondback rattlesnakes are the first ever exotic venomous snakes to be housed in Queensland! You can also take on...

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Join us on the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve!

23 March 2017

Check this out! Australia Zoo's expeditions to the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve are back! Canon's Colin Baker will be leading a photography trip to the reserve, in search for the perfect shots of the beautiful wildlife and rare plants that can be...

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Join us for a lemur birthday party!

17 March 2017

Our troop of ten handsome lemurs on Bindi's Island are fast approaching their birthdays in March and what better way to celebrate than by throwing them all a surprise party?! On Saturday the 25th of March, join us on Bindi's Island for fruit cake,...

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Join us for St. Patrick's Day!

10 March 2017

On Friday the 17th of March, Australia Zoo will be kicking off St Patrick's Day with their annual wife-carrying race! Couples are invited to race through a series of obstacles while carrying their partner and the fastest team will win their wife's...

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Exotic snakes slither in to Australia Zoo!

1 March 2017

Early last week, two of the world’s most iconic snakes arrived to their new home at Australia Zoo where they are now the very first exotic venomous snakes to be housed in Queensland! A pair of king cobras and a pair of eastern diamondback...

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G'day from Australia Zoo's giraffe herd!

24 February 2017

Following our baby boom of giraffes, all the animals who live on our African Savannah now have names! Our last giraffe calf is now fondly known as ‘Scarlett' and was chosen by the wonderful Lucy who thought it was a perfect name for one of her...

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Australia Zoo’s animals beat the heat! (With a little help)

13 February 2017

Summer is in full swing and with Queensland feeling the heat more than some, Australia Zoo's animals need a little extra help to cool down - a task their creative keepers have taken in their stride! Some Zoo homes for animals like the wombats and...

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Australia Zoo’s tiger cubs celebrate first birthday party!

8 February 2017

Earlier this week, Australia Zoo's tiger crew celebrated the first birthdays of Scout and Delilah, two of the Zoo's most recent Sumatran tiger cubs. The special milestone brought together staff and visiting guests as the cubs were gifted with ice...

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