Lunar New Year falls on Saturday 10 February and in 2024, it is the Year of the Dragon!
The Dragon is the fifth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac signs. Dragons are strong and powerful, endlessly energetic and full of vitality.
Come along to celebrate by getting up close to a real-life dragon with special keeper talks and themed enrichment.
Komodo Dragon Talk
11am on Saturday 10 and 17 February
Located to the left of the zoo’s main entrance, opposite Wisteria Café
Boyd’s Forest Dragon Talk
11am on Sunday 11 February
Found in the Reptile House (towards the exit end)
Southern Angle-headed Dragon Talk
11am on Sunday 18 February
Located in the Envirodome