Adelaide Zoo
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As a conservation charity, every visit, adoption, donation and ticket helps save species from extinction

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Adelaide Zoo is a non-government conservation charity. Every experience helps save species from extinction.

(Accessibility and Fitness Level Definitions)

Red Panda Encounter

Feed morning tea to one of Adelaide Zoo’s russet Red Pandas

During the exclusive experience you’ll go into the Red Panda habitat to feed Ravi.

You’ll hear all about this incredible and endangered animal, and learn the inside scoop on zoo residents Ravi and Mishry.

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Tiger and Friends

Tour the zoo and watch Delilah’s Sumatran Tiger trio pounce and play as they wake up for the day.

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VIP Panda

Experience the exclusive opportunity to get up close with Giant Pandas, Wang Wang and Fu Ni.

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Panda and Friends

Watch Giant Pandas Wang Wang and Fu Ni welcome the day and join the Red Panda duo for breakfast.

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Junior Keeper

Spend the morning learning all about animal care and assisting the Variety Children’s Zoo keepers.

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Giraffe Feed

Come face-to-face with a ginormous giraffe as they wrestle a carrot from your hands.

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Meerkat Encounter

Get up close to the mischievous meerkats as they run over your lap in search of tasty treats.

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Pygmy Hippo Lunchtime

See Obi’s chompers up close and hand feed him some tasty treats!

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Giraffe Face-to-Face

Come face-to-face with Adelaide Zoo’s gorgeous giraffe Nolean and hand feed a gentle giant from a private platform!

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Keeper For A Day

From preparing the animals’ feed to cleaning habitats and visiting off limits areas, experience life as a zoo keeper.

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Penguins In Person

Join us for a trip to Adelaide Zoo’s Penguin Beach and help feed the hilarious colony of Little Penguins!

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Lemur Encounter

Go behind the scenes to witness a captivating training session with the three bachelor Lemurs

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Inspect An Insect

Experience a world where tiny creatures rule! Inspect the zoo’s fascinating stick insects.

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Tortoise Encounter

Get the exclusive opportunity to meet the gorgeous Aldabra tortoise, Aonika!

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Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby Encounter

Meet the most colourful of all the kangaroo family as they eat out of your hands.

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Tiger Encounter

Come eye-to-eye with a Sumatran Tiger and hand feed them a meaty treat.

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Squirrel Monkey Encounter

Follow a primate keeper into the Squirrel Monkey habitat and help feed these playful primates their lunch.

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Meet The Primates

Get up close to the likes of tiny tamarins, orangutans and the Hamadryas Baboon troop!

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Koala Encounter

Go behind the scenes and hang with the zoo’s beautiful koala duo, Sophie and Louise!

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Accessibility and Fitness Levels

Basic: Basic terrain, suitable for all fitness levels*.

Intermediate: Walking upstairs, getting in and out of high vehicles and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for intermediate fitness levels.

Advanced: All day tour, which includes laborious work, getting in and out of high vehicles, walking upstairs and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for Advance Fitness levels.

* Not all basic Behind the Scenes are wheelchair friendly.