Please note, Adelaide Zoo will be closed on Sunday, 19 November 2017 to the general public (including members) until 2pm while we host a special event. We apologise for any inconvenience caused as a result of this partial closure.

Brief Animal Encounter

Join our keeper and coatis for some capers in their enclosure where you’ll get to help feed and enrich these fascinating and inquisitive little girls.

This encounter includes a professionally produced photograph of the experience.

Not suitable for those with  egg allergies as eggs are used during the encounter.

Please note that all animal experiences require enclosed footwear. To find out more please call 8267 3255.

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Details

Minimum Age
8
All children under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult
Duration
15 mins
Participants must check in at the Zoo Shop (at the Front Entrance) 60 minutes prior to the Encounter start time.
Cost
$40 per person
Available
Wednesday at 11:30am and Thursday at 12pm
Maximum of three participants

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You will be required to enter the specific details of each person undertaking the experience. Matching Photo ID will be required to be presented on the day of experience.

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.

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