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Give your child the opportunity to get up-close with zoo animals, make special animal treats and go into restricted access areas.
Teddy Bears' Picnic
If you are going down to the Zoo on Sunday 11 March you’re in for a big surprise!
Otter-ly in Love
A special Valentine's Day couple, Paddy and Cerdik.
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Our Animals

The animals and plants at Perth Zoo are from all corners of the globe. Find out more with these informative fact sheets and explore your world.

Asian Elephants at Perth Zoo, Tricia and Permai, holding their trunks above their heads for the camera.
An adult and juvenile Giraffe touching heads
Southern White Rhino at Perth Zoo
Sumatran Orangutan at Perth Zoo
A Sun Bear laying on a log with its head resting on crossed paws
Close up of a Red Kangaroo in the Australian Bushwalk at Perth Zoo
Close up of a Binturong looking at the camera.
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Perth Zoo is widely known as a unique events and functions destination and can offer a host of amazing experiences. Thousands of visitors come to the Zoo not only to see the animals, but to be entertained by the many and varied events held in the Zoo’s spectacular setting.

Perth Zoo map

Don't miss a thing with our new mobile map. Locate yourself in the Zoo, find-out what's on today and discover more about your favourite animals.

Latest from the blog

This Valentine’s Day we thought we would feature one of our most adorable couples at Perth Zoo. Forget Romeo and Juliet, we have Paddy and Cerdik, our Asian Small-clawed Otters, and we are certain their romance will have a far happier ending.

Perth Zoo is celebrating birthday milestones for two of its oldest residents today, ‘Tricia’ the Asian Elephant and ‘Puan’ the Sumatran Orangutan.

Perth Zoo educator showing some school boys an echidna

Spend an inspiring day with our animals assisted by one of our trained educators or at your own pace. You can even stay the night!

Numbat showing its stripes

We exist to inspire and act for wildlife conservation. We are part of a global conservation community working toward species conservation, within our borders and beyond them.

Close up of a Sun Bear
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