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Be a Keeper - Primates

Head home tired but inspired!

This jam-packed experience is a must for anyone who has a passion for our closest animal cousins.

The full-day opportunity will give you a chance to meet a diverse range of primates – athletic gibbons, inquisitive squirrel monkeys, picture-perfect tamarins and teeny-tiny marmosets. Plus, some of the Zoo’s most beloved primate residents, the Sumatran Orangutans.

Help prepare breakfasts, see inside their night-quarters, watch training sessions, and even hand-feed some fruity treats. You’ll be alongside a specialist keeper all day so you can pick their brains as you go through the same daily routine as they do.

Please note your enquiry does not guarantee your preferred booking date and time.

Days
Saturday
Times
8:00am
Maximum group size
1 person
Minimum age
16 years
Cost
$880.00
Entry Fee
Included
Duration
4.5 hours
Restrictions
Enclosed flat shoes must be worn
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