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  •  Activities
  •  Melbourne
  •  Zoos Victoria: Melbourne Zoo - Australian Wildlife Tour

Zoos Victoria: Melbourne Zoo - Australian Wildlife Tour

Melbourne Zoo

  • Melbourne
  • English
  • 45 minutes (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation prior to 7 days of travel date
  • 24 Working Hours Confirmation

Standard Inclusions

  • Melbourne Zoo opens daily 9am-5pm and the Australian Wildlife Tour concludes before the zoo opens to the public.
  • The ticket to Australian Wildlife Tour does not include General Admission to Melbourne Zoo during 9am-5pm daily.
  • Australian Wildlife Tour is a guided tour of 45 minutes, starting at 8am and ending at 8:45am.
  • Check in at 7:45am at Melbourne Zoo Main Gate Entrance, Elliott Ave Parkville.
  • The tour is currently running on Tuesday and Thursday with a minimum of 2 and maximum of 8 people.
  • Must be pre-booked to guarantee spot.
From AUD
$89.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • Melbourne Zoo opens daily 9am-5pm and the Australian Wildlife Tour concludes before the zoo opens to the public.
  • The ticket to Australian Wildlife Tour does not include General Admission to Melbourne Zoo during 9am-5pm daily.
  • Australian Wildlife Tour is a guided tour of 45 minutes, starting at 8am and ending at 8:45am.
  • Check in at 7:45am at Melbourne Zoo Main Gate Entrance, Elliott Ave Parkville.
  • The tour is currently running on Tuesday and Thursday with a minimum of 2 and maximum of 8 people.
  • Must be pre-booked to guarantee spot.

Not included

  • 1. General Admission to Melbourne Zoo
  • 2. Transport from/to hotel
  • 3. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 4. Souvenirs
  • 5. Travel Insurance
Destination Melbourne
Depature point ● Departs: Tuesdays, Thursdays
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December)
● Departure Point: Melbourne Zoo Main Gate Entrance (address: Elliott Ave, Parkville VIC 3052)
● Departure Time: Check in at 07:45, tour starts at 08:00 and finish at 08:45
Address Elliott Ave, Parkville VIC 3052
How to get there ● By Public Transport
Please visit www.ptv.vic.gov.au for up-to-date tram, train and bus times.

- By Tram
Tram 58 "West Coburg to Toorak" runs from William Street in the city centre every day, stopping directly outside Melbourne Zoo.

- By Train
Trains run from Flinders Street Station on the Upfield line every day, stopping at Melbourne Zoo’s own Royal Park Station.

- By Bus
Bus route 505 from Moonee Ponds to Melbourne University stops outside Melbourne Zoo.

● By Car -
Melbourne Zoo is located only minutes north from the city centre, within Royal Park, and a quick drive from Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine). Parking Fees apply.
Operating hours
Check-in requirements Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point /departure point 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time to allow enough time to check in. Regrettably, failure to arrive before this time will most likely be classified as no-show and result in forfeiting the booking and it cannot be refunded or transferred.

If you are not familiar with the area or travelling on a weekend or local public holidays / school holidays, please make sure you've checked your timetable or driving route beforehand, and allow extra travelling time for unexpected delays to ensure you do not miss your check in
What to bring/wear ● Enclosed shoes must be worn.
Other info ● Zoos Victoria reserves the right to cancel an encounter due to an animal welfare issue. A full refund or alternate booking will be made.
● Due to animal behavioural issues experiences may vary. All participants must agree to follow the keeper's instructions.
● Enclosed shoes must be worn. This experience is not suitable for mobility scooters, wheelchairs and prams.
● No food or drink can be taken into experiences.
● More details of the terms and conditions of visit will be found -
https://www.zoo.org.au/terms-and-conditions/#encounter-terms-and-conditions

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【Important Post-Covid Service Information】
• Fitted face masks are to be worn on all encounters, behind the scenes, tours and in some animal habitats, which will be signed.

For the latest updates, please hop on -
https://www.zoo.org.au/update-2/

2 Overview

Australian Wildlife Tour (early morning access) - in this exclusive experience you will have morning access to Melbourne Zoo before it opens to the public!

Melbourne Zoo - Australian Wildlife Tour

 

During the guided tour you learn more about the native wildlife. Meet koalas, see kangaroos, head underground into the wombat's burrow, and watch native birds soar on this amazing tour. It's worth the early wake up.

Please note: Melbourne Zoo entry ticket is  not included. Be sure to also book your entry tickets for the same date as your encounter.

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
● If no show, no refund.

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