Adelaide Zoo

There is nowhere more perfect to marry the person of your dreams than in the lush oasis of Adelaide Zoo

Choose from one of our many stunning ceremony locations situated among magnificent botanic surroundings.

Guests can relax and enjoy the sights and sounds on a guided zoo tour or at one of the animal experiences available while the bridal party explores the zoo to discover the most unique locations to capture their wedding day photos.

Ceremony Locations

  • Central Lawns – up to 1,100 people
  • Immersion Lawns – up to 80 people
  • Jewels of Asia Lawns – up to 50 people
  • Rotunda – Up to 250 people
  • Bamboo Forest – Up to 500 people

All ceremony packages include:

  • Entry into the Zoo for up to 120 people
  • Welcome signage to greet your guests
  • An Adelaide Zoo host to coordinate your ceremony
  • 16 White Americana Chairs
  • Clothed signing table and two Americana chairs
  • Separate entrance for the bridal party
  • Bridal car parking for 1 cars
  • Complimentary wet weather back up venue (subject to availability)
  • Access to the Zoo for a pre-wedding meeting (by appointment)

Photography Package

Even if you’re not holding your ceremony at the Zoo – you still have the chance to enjoy our unique and stunning garden locations for your photos!

  • Allows up to 12 people plus your photographer to access to the Adelaide Zoo for up to 1.5 hours (+$10 for each additional person).
  • Available 3pm until 7pm on any day
  • Includes Adelaide Zoo tour host to guide you to the perfect photo locations.
  • Animal encounters can be arranged upon request, subject to availability.

Cost: $500

 For all wedding information and options click here!

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Weddings at Monarto Safari Park

Click here for more information on weddings at Monarto Safari Park.

Customise your experience

We offer a great range of options to help make your day extra special for you and your guests:

  • Catering is available through the Adelaide Zoo’s onsite caterers at an additional cost.
  • For your reception, Adelaide Zoo’s Sir Thomas Elder Rotunda or choice of function centres are the perfect way to complete your zoo wedding
  • Our animal experiences are sure to thrill your guests between the ceremony and the reception.

To find about more about the full selection of venues and experiences contact our friendly staff in the Venue and Functions team on (08) 8230 1365 or enquire online here.


All Day, 7 days a week

Venue Hire Cost
Ceremony packages - From $1,590
Ceremonies after 5.00pm and on public holidays will incur an additional charge
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