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20th Birthday Celebrations

The National Zoo & Aquarium will be turning 20 years old in July 2018 and to celebrate, the zoo will spend 4 weeks in July looking back over the last two decades of building a world class zoo, along with their contributions to conservation in the wild, to education and to international breeding programs. Exciting visitor activities will be running all month, including special tours, face painting, lucky door prizes and much more!!

• Visit the zoo during our birthday month and go into a weekly draw for platinum memberships, tours and other great prizes
• Join our ‘party in the viewing park‘ every weekend with face painting, meet and greets with our mascot and fun keeper talks
• Go on a Special Zoo Birthday tour, available every single day during our birthday month – including weekends and every day during school holidays for only $10 (adults) $5 (kids 5 to 15)
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• Participate in our kids colouring competition to win a yearly membership, or choose to go on a family tour together!
• Sign up for a membership during the month of July to win a night at Jamala Wildlife Lodge

Dates and times:

From 4 July 2018 to 29 July 2018

Sun 29th:09.30 to 17.00
Sat 28th:09.30 to 17.00
Fri 27th:09.30 to 17.00
Thu 26th:09.30 to 17.00
Wed 25th:09.30 to 17.00
Tue 24th:09.30 to 17.00
Mon 23rd:09.30 to 17.00
Contact operator for further dates and times


Phone:02 6287 8400


National Zoo & Aquarium
Lady Denman Drive
Weston Creek
weston creek  ACT  2611


Contact event organisers for cost information