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

Encounter the squirrel monkeys in their exhibit and experience these playful primates as help feed them their lunch. This experience is wheelchair friendly.

Please note that all animal experiences require enclosed footwear.

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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
11:00 am Tuesday, Wednesday , Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

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Bolivian Squirrel Monkey

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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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