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Wine and dine your guests amidst Adelaide Zoo’s stunning Bamboo Forest Pavilion, the home Australasia’s only giant panda’s – Wang Wang and Funi.

Exclusive venue hire is available outside normal Zoo hours.

Venue hire is inclusive of:

  • Keeper presentation 15- 20 minutes during the event
  • Wang Wang and Funi on display
  • AV: screen, projector microphone, light background music

Perfect For...

  • Weddings
  • Product Launch
  • Cocktail Evenings
  • Corporate Dinners
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Social Functions
  • Pre-dinner Drinks
  • Intimate Dinners
  • Christmas Parties
  • Staff Events
  • Client Events

Customise your experience

Imagine your guests walking into the extraordinary Bamboo Forest with our gorgeous Giant Panda’s Wang Wang and Fu Ni.

To make a booking, book a site inspection or find about more about this exclusive space, please contact our friendly staff in the Venue and Functions team on (08) 8230 1365 or enquire online here.



250 Cocktail in the Pavilion
90 Seated in the Pavilion
500 Throughout Bamboo Forest
7 days outside of normal Zoo hours
Venue Hire Cost
From $1,500
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