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Join Zoo Friends

As a Zoo Friends member you can keep visiting the Zoo as many times as you like for an entire year – plus many other great benefits outlined below. Most importantly each membership helps Perth Zoo save wildlife!

Membership Prices

Join online today or visit the Membership Counter located just inside the main entrance at Perth Zoo.

If you renew your membership before expiry you'll receive an extra 30 days membership for free. 

South Perth Residents​ - Show proof of address & get 10% off your membership.

For more information please contact us 08 9474 0350 or

Note: Family rates apply to two or more people living at the same address. 

Family Adult
$88 per person
Family Child (4-15 years)
$54 per person
Individual Adult
$99 per person
Individual Child (4-15 years)
$56 per person
Member Benefits
  • Unlimited FREE entry to Perth Zoo for 12 months*
  • 10% discount at Perth Zoo’s Café’s and Zoonique Shop
  • FREE entry to associated zoos around Australia
  • Priority entry through peak periods
  • Annual subscription to News Paws, Perth Zoo’s quarterly magazine
  • Access to exclusive members’-only events
  • 10% off Perth Zoo life-sized Zoo Paw Prints and animal adoptions

*General entry only. Excludes ticketed events and special programs.

Important Information About Your Membership

Zoo Friends membership cards do not have your picture printed on them, however, your picture will still be taken and your identity will be confirmed when you are scanned into the Zoo. Please remember to carry photo ID with you at all times in order to access your Zoo Friends member benefits at Zoonique and the cafés. 

Zoo Friends membership is non-refundable and non-transferrable and Perth Zoo reserves the right to cease activation of a membership should the holder breach the terms of their membership through:

  • Transferring their card to another party
  • Misrepresenting themselves
  • Acting inappropriately
  • Intentionally harming Perth Zoo property (flora, fauna or facilities)
  • Using material (still or video footage) for commercial purposes

View full Terms and Conditions.

Associated Zoos

  • Taronga Zoo (NSW)
  • Taronga Western Plains Zoo (NSW)
  • Adelaide Zoo (SA)
  • Monarto Zoo (SA)
  • Melbourne Zoo (VIC)
  • Werribee Open Range Zoo (VIC)​
  • Healesville Sanctuary (VIC)

Visiting Taronga Zoo - Sydney

When visiting Taronga Zoo you will need to go to the Zoo Friends Office (located outside of the top main entrance) when you arrive. Taronga Zoo will then validate your memberships and give you a day pass to access the Zoo. This cannot be done at the entry gate. 

Are You A Zoos Victoria Member?

Zoos Victoria child members (ages of 4-15) who live outside Victoria no longer receive free entry at the following Zoos, but will be required to pay normal admission to enter:

  • Perth Zoo (WA)
  • Taronga Zoo (NSW)
  • Taronga Western Plains Zoo (NSW)
  • Adelaide Zoo (SA)
  • Monarto Zoo (SA)

I am an Adult Zoos Victoria Member. Does it affect me? It does not affect Zoos Victoria adult Members, wherever they live, who will still enjoy free admission to all of the above Zoos.

Does it affect my child who lives in Victoria? It does not affect Zoos Victoria child members who live in Victoria, who will still enjoy free admission to all of the above Zoos. It only affects child members who live in states other than Victoria and Tasmania.