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NEW! School holiday program for children in Year 3 to Year 6

This fun, educational holiday program will take kids on an exciting Zoo adventure where they will investigate the challenges animals face, learn scientific skills and solve puzzles to become a Wildlife Warrior!  

Wildlife Warriors offers a unique experience where children will;
  • get a meet and greet with some of the amazing people working at Perth Zoo
  • participate in hands-on, interactive challenges to discover ways they can help wildlife
  • enjoy a special experience not available to general zoo visitors
Choose from five unique Wildlife Warrior themes:​

Wildlife Tails with Scales​ – 24 September, 1 October 2024

  • Get up close with some of our scaly friends. 

  • Use scientific equipment to find a healthy environment for reptiles. 

  • Become even more obsessed with reptiles as we learn about the amazing adaptations they have to survive. 


Wildlife Rangers – 25, 30 September

  • Go behind-the-scenes for a sneak peek at animals habitat.  

  • Discover the roles of wildlife rangers around the world. 

  • Take part in Jungle School to see if you have the skills an orangutan needs to survive in the wild. 


Wildlife Protectors – 26 September 2024

  • Participate in a special Nocturnal House experience before it opens to the public as we help the keepers prepare the Western Ringtail Possum's food for the day.  

  • Explore Perth Zoo’s conservation actions for wildlife on an adventure through the Zoo.  

  • Channel your conservation hero to fight off threats in team challenges.  


Wildlife Hideaways and Hangouts – 2 October 2024

  • Explore the range of habitats we have at Perth Zoo and the animals that live in them. 

  • Meet a Zoo keeper as they talk us through special features used to recreate the animals natural habitat. 

  • Put your habitat skills to the test as your team designs and builds an animal habitat out of LEGO!

Wildlife Watches – 3 October 2024

  • Discover some of the monitoring methods used in Perth Zoos Native Species Breeding Program on a behind the scenes tour. 

  • Observe animal behaviours in their exhibit to understand how we can monitor animals in the wild. 

  • Create your own wildlife watching journal. 


  • Duration: 7 hours (8am – 3pm)
  • Entry Fee: Included
  • Maximum Group Size: 20 people
  • Important Information: Suitable for students in Year 3 to Year 6. For the January school holidays, the year level relates to the school year your child is about to commence.
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Book Now $100.00/person
Upcoming Dates and Times
Tuesday 24 September Wednesday 25 September See more available times
7 hours
Entry Fee
Maximum Group Size
20 people
Important information
Suitable for students in Year 3 to Year 6. For the January school holidays, the year level relates to the school year your child is about to commence.

Do Your Part

Saving Wildlife doesn’t have to mean volunteering in a sanctuary or heading out on an anti-poaching patrol or auditing penguins on an ice-flow…or even running a zoo! There is no shortage of things you can do every single day from your living room, car or phone to help make a difference.

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