Come experience a zoo with a difference at one of Victoria's most popular attractions - Werribee Open Range Zoo!
Werribee Open Range Zoo offers a unique opportunity to experience an African adventure closer to home and encounter the magnificent animals of the African savannah. The 200 hectare property is home to some of Africa's most iconic animals, as well as wildlife from the grasslands of Asia, North America and Australia. Here are just some of the Zoo highlights and animal attractions you won't want to miss.
Only 30 minutes away from Melbourne's city centre and spread over 200 hectares of beautiful natural surrounds, the Werribee Open Range Zoo offers a unique African adventure and is home to animals from all around the world. See animals living in an open and natural environment, and completely immerse yourself in the sights, smells and sounds of the African savannah. Experience an African adventure with an Off Road Safari, coming face to face with magnificent wildlife including rhinos, giraffes, zebras, antelopes, bison and more. Get up close to lions on the African Walking Trail and see one of the world's largest Gorilla exhibits. See monkeys at play and witness a family of hippos wallowing in their wetland home. And visit the Australian native animals on a walk through the Australian Journey grasslands.
Through interactive activities, exhibits and expert animal-keeper talks you will come away with a rich and truly memorable experience.
Enjoy a unique wildlife experience with the whole family at the Werribee Open Range Zoo - book your ticket online with us today!
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Weekends and School Holidays:
Address: Werribee Open Range Zoo, K Rd, Werribee South VIC 3030, Australia
Self drive: Self drive: Werribee Open Range Zoo is located 35 kilometres west of Melbourne's city centre, 30 minutes to drive from Melbourne city. Parking is available at zoo.
Public transport: Take a train from the Melbourne CBD to Werribee station, then take bus 439 Werribee South to arrive at the Zoo.
Click here to visit the Victoria Public Transport Timetable for updating times of tram, train and bus.
Child Ticket: Ages 4-15 years
Infants aged 0-3 can enter free of charge (Participation in special experiences may attract a fee).
Opening hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm daily (last entry at 3:30 pm)
Feeding animals with human food is not permitted.
What to bring:
Coat in the cold months
Upon booking this product, you will receive confirmation in the form of a tour voucher.
Please print the voucher and present it on the day of the tour.
The supplier's contact details are included on the tour voucher.