• Wildlife, zoos & farms

Melbourne Zoo

Journey through a world of wildlife in the heart of Melbourne.

Over 320 species from around the world call Melbourne Zoo home.

Stroll through the lush rainforests, where tigers roam and monkeys swing from tree to tree. Come eye-to-eye with orang-utans in their special elevated home and walk the Trail of Elephants.
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Spot unique Australian wildlife including koalas and kangaroos set against stunning native flora, and head into an underwater world showcasing playful Victorian little penguins and fur seals.

Children under 16 years of age receive free entry every weekend, during Victorian Government school holidays and on Victorian public holidays.

Please note:

All zoo visitors and members must book a ticket online in advance.

Zoo visitor numbers will be limited to a maximum of 2500 people per day and all visitors (including babies) and Zoo Members are required to book a ticket online in advance.

Zoo Member tickets will be free but must be booked online in advance.

Please note that even 0-4 year-old children require an online ticket.

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Indicative prices
$19.00 - $37.00

Child weekdays: $19.00 (note: 4-15 years enter free on weekends and holidays) Concession: $28.00 Senior: $33.00 Adult: $37.00 Children under three years old receive free entry every day. Please visit the website for full ticket terms and conditions.


Children under 16 years old are free on Victorian school holidays, public holidays and weekends. Children three years and under receive free entry every day.

Opening hours:
  • Daily: 5:00pm
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details
  • Café
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Lockers
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  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
  • Restaurant - licensed
  • Shop
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  • COVID Ready by ATEC
  • Australian Tourism Export Council

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Elliott Avenue, Parkville, Victoria, 3052
  • -37.7880235 144.9502032