Melbourne Zoo's Close-Up Encounters will bring you face-to-face with some of their most popular personalities.
You will meet passionate and knowledgeable staff who will guide you into your favourite animals' exhibit for a chance to meet these amazing animals.
The friendly staff will be on hand to help capture your close-up moment. Please be sure to bring along your smart phone or point-and-shoot camera for staff to operate.
The encounter is a brief experience that lasts a couple of minutes with each visitor booked, however please plan up to 15 minutes to meet your host and keeper, and hear the safety briefing.
Choose from lemur, giraffe, kangaroo, meerkat, seal or giant tortoise.
When you purchase a Close-Up Encounter you are directly contributing to Zoos Victoria's work to fight wildlife extinction.
Parkville VIC 3052
1300 966 784
Dates and times
14/11/2018 to 13/02/2019
Mon: all day
Tue: all day
Wed: all day
Thu: all day
Fri: all day
Sat: all day
Sun: all day
Various session times - see booking website for details.
Full $32, zoo members $28.80 (excludes general admission. Children under 12 years must be accompanied by a paying adult.
1300 966 784
Payment method accepted
All major cards
How to get there
Public Transport Victoria