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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
Sumatran Orangutan at Perth Zoo
Sumatran Tiger walk in its enclosure 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
A group of Little Penguins standing beneath a rock ledge at Perth Zoo
What's happening

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 mobile map. Locate yourself in the Zoo, find-out what's on today and discover more about your favourite animals.

Latest from the blog

As we get to set to welcome in 2019 many of us have started thinking of life-changing improvements we could make for the New Year.

A few of the animals at Perth Zoo have already started enjoying some early Christmas surprises as part of their regular enrichment program.

Perth Zoo educator showing some school boys an echidna
Schools

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
Saving Wildlife

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
Get Involved

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.