Spend the day with our animals assisted by one of our educators or at your own pace.
Discover the great variety of education experiences we offer for children of all phases of development, ranging from early childhood to tertiary. Our unique learning experiences provide links to the Australian Curriculum by connecting students with nature and empowering them to take positive action for our environment.
Perth Zoo's educational experiences are inclusive and can be catered to suit students with diverse learning needs. All education experiences run for approximately 45–60 minutes depending on year level. Outdoor sessions have cover options for all weather conditions.
Remember, you need to make a booking for all school visits and programs to access our special school prices.
Kindy to Year 3
Costumes, puppets, stories and animals - oh my! We know what engages and inspires the littlies.
We double the number of free adult admissions for K-3 groups to help keep us an affordable excursion for early learners.
Years 4 to 6
Bring your Year 4 to 6 class for a fun day out as a Perth Zoo educator delivers an education experience to remember!
Interactivity is key in this special range of learning experiences. Games, investigation, exploration and discovery- all themed around animals, nature and survival.
Years 7 to 10
Join our inquiry-based programs to dig down into the more complex aspects of adaptation, classification, processes of threat and biodiversity. Our team building programs are perfect to strengthen confidence and team work in your class.
Years 11 to 12
Uncover practical examples of the natural world at work including homeostasis and zoo applications of psychological theory. Start shaping the future careers of students with education experiences specially tailored for upper school curriculum.
Explore the Zoo at twilight! Go behind-the-scenes and get an insight into what happens at the Zoo after hours. Engage in an interactive conservation game, create enrichment for the animals and explore the African Savannah at twilight!
Teacher Team Building
Perth Zoo puts a creative and memorable spin on traditional team-building activities as well as unforgettable animal encounters that will forge effective communication within your organisation and encourage teamwork.
Important Information for Teachers