Family Friendly Tour at the National Zoo - Weekend

Canberra ACT



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    Bring the family to the National Zoo for a 1.5 hour behind the scenes tour where you can get up close and interact with the animals.

    Why You'll Love This

    What's Included?

      Join this fun family adventure that is sure to thrill both young and old. This family tour encompasses the best of the zoo in a relaxed and safe atmosphere. Designed particularly for Families with younger children, participants will go behind the scenes to meet and feed some of the zoos favorite animals. This experience also includes general zoo entry so you can spend the whole day exploring the zoo before joining the behind the scenes tour. Please note: The advertised price is for one person. However, this tour is great for families so you may purchase additional vouchers to bring the family along.

      On the Day

      Session Length

      1 ½ hours plus extra time to see the general Zoo. No extra fee for Zoo entry. Participants are required to be at the Zoo a minimum of ½ hour prior to tour time. Tours run on Thursday to Sunday at 4pm. Book at least 3 weeks in advance, subject to availibility.

      Numbers on the Day

      Up to 15 people per Tour

      Dress Code

      Casual wear.

      Other Info

      Participant rescheduling notice required a minimum 24 hours prior $5 fee. Within 24 hours $20 fee.

      ... and Importantly


      • Minimum age is 4 years old & participants need to be able to understand and follow directions and have good mobility
      • Children aged 15 or under must be accompanied by a paying adult
      • As there is contact with cats, pregnant women need to get their doctors advise prior to making a booking


      Rescheduling notice required a minimum of 7 days prior, $5 fee per person. Within 7 days, 100% fee. Participants are required to be at the Zoo a minimum of ½ hour prior to booked time.


      In the event that you cancel your animal encounter or tour, the following cancellation rules apply:

      • If a minimum of 7 days’ notice prior to your confirmed date is given, participants may reschedule to another date, or get a voucher to rebook, for a $5 fee per person
      • Bookings cancelled within 7 days of your confirmed date will incur a 100% cancellation fee. If you miss your experience as a result of being late or not showing up, it will be treated as a cancellation and you will forfeit any monies paid and you will not be rescheduled