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Tricia’s Jumbo Birthday Party
Come celebrate Perth’s favourite elephant Tricia at our biggest birthday party.
Summer Party Fun
Hey, party animals! Put your party shoes on and head to Perth Zoo for a gigantic season of summer fun.
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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.

Numbat showing its stripes
An adult and juvenile Giraffe touching heads
Southern White Rhino at Perth Zoo
A Short-beaked Echidna puggle with its long tongue extended being held by a Perth Zoo keeper
Sumatran Orangutan at Perth Zoo
Sumatran Tiger walk in its enclosure at Perth Zoo
Close up of a Red Kangaroo in the Australian Bushwalk at Perth Zoo

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A childhood trip to the zoo used to be a beloved rite of passage, but increasingly some people are beginning to feel uncomfortable with zoos.

Animals such as elephants, bears, lions, pygmy hippopotamuses, baboons and giraffes; and a unique Australian animal experience could be part of the open range zoo being planned for Lower Chittering, Premier and Tourism Minister Colin Barnett said today.

Perth Zoo educator showing some school boys an echidna
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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
Conservation

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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Many animals in the wild are facing extinction. Thanks to your generous donations, Perth Zoo can save threatened species in the wild and their habitats.