National Zoo & Aquarium

Hand feed a tiger and pat a rhino

One of the most interactive animal tours available in Australia. Meet and feed one of our beautiful sun bears. Get up close and learn about some of the zoos most endangered big cats. Watch our friendly otters play. Feel the amazing texture of a python’s skin as one creeps over you. Experience the zoos brand new open range section and appreciate the true size of the magnificent animals that live here.

Animals usually included: big cats, sun bears, giraffe or eland, rhinos and a snake*

*While every attempt is made to include these animals on a tour we cannot guarantee it, or the outcome/level of interaction, due to unforeseen circumstances (eg animals off display due to veterinary matter or enclosure maintenance) or the behaviour of the animals.

Zooventure tour
Days Every Day
Time 3:15pm
Maximum People 11 people
Minimum Age 12 years
Length 2 hours
Cost $125 per person Mon/Fri or $155 Sat/Sun & Public Holidays
Zoo Entry Fee Free
Booking Book your tour today
Restrictions Please see Things You Need To Know
Questions? Please see our FAQs
“This was an incredible experience with a fabulous tour guide! Got to feed several animals and learned lots. Highly recommend.”
Scrivener Dam, Yarralumla, Canberra, ACT 2611

We will be open from the 30th of May 9.30am until 5.00pm

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