Westpac Brief Animal Encounter

Join the keeper in entering the home of our Australian parrots, including Palm Cockatoos and Red-Tail Black Cockatoos to name just a few.  You’ll enjoy getting to know the unique personalities of our cockies whilst learning more about the species and providing them some of their daily treats.

Cockatoo encounters run for approximately 15 minutes and include a professionally produced photograph of the experience.

Not suitable for those with nut allergies as peanuts are used during the encounter Please note that all animal experiences require enclosed footwear.

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Details

Minimum Age
10. All children under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult
Duration
15 minutes
Participants must check in at the Zoo Shop (at the Front Entrance) 60 minutes prior to the Encounter start time.
Cost
$35 per person
Available
11:00am Monday and Friday

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Palm Cockatoo
Red-tailed Black Cockatoo

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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.

  • Photo Identification

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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