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Brief Animal Encounter

Ever wanted to hand-feed a gentle giant?

You can feed our beautiful Giraffe girls, Dharba and Kimya, for just $12.50. This exciting new experience is open to 20 participants a day and can be booked online or on the day of your visit (subject to availability). Get closer than ever before to these majestic animals on your next visit to Adelaide Zoo!

All children under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

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Minimum Age
All participants must book and pay in full to participate. Children (16 years and under) must also be accompanied by a paying adult. Max 3 Children per supervising Adult.
Participants must check in at the Zoo Shop (at the Front Entrance) 60 minutes prior to the Encounter start time.
$12.50 per person/per feed
Available everyday at 1:30pm.
A professional photo is not included in the Giraffe Feed Encounter

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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.

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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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