National Zoo & Aquarium

Meet Solo and Zama

Meet our Cheetah Solo and his best mate Zama, a Border Collie/Belgian Malinois female dog that he has been raised with.

Choose between 2 different encounters:

Meet Solo and Zama – Go inside the enclosure with a Keeper and meet and play with both Solo and Zama (morning or afternoon sessions available), or Solo and Zama walk – Accompany Solo and Zama on their daily morning walk with their keepers through the zoo’s pine forest with lots of opportunities for interactions.

Or meet a fully grown big cat in our daily Meet a Cheetah encounter

Please note – participants for this encounter must meet our terms & conditions. Read more

Meet Solo and Zama

SOLO AND ZAMA WALK

Walk Days Everyday
Walk time 9.30 am
Walk duration 50 to 60 minutes
Maximum people per walk 4 people
Cost $240 per person weekdays or $265 weekend and public holidays

SOLO AND ZAMA ENCOUNTER

Encounter Days Everyday
Encounter Time From 11.00 am
Encounter duration 15 minutes
Maximum People per encounter 2 people
Cost $175 per person Mon–Fri or $195 weekend and public holidays

GENERAL INFORMATION

Zoo Entry Fee Free
Minimum Age 15 years
Book Encounter BOOK YOUR ENCOUNTER
Book Walk BOOK YOUR WALK
Restrictions Please see Things You Need To Know
Questions? Please see our FAQs
Scrivener Dam, Yarralumla, Canberra, ACT 2611

We are open every day except Christmas day 9.30am until 5.00pm

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