National Zoo & Aquarium

Meet a tiger in a memorable encounter

Go behind the scenes with a Keeper to meet and feed a magnificent Tiger. A close up experience where you can also ask the Keeper questions and learn more about this threatened species. Zoo entry not included*

Tiger Encounter
Days Monday, Wednesday, Friday to Sunday
Time 3:10 pm
Maximum People 4 people
Minimum Age 10 years - or if all 4 tickets purchased (2 adults/2 children) in a session - min. 8 yrs
Length 15 minutes
Cost $55 per person weekdays or $70 weekend and public holidays. Zoo entry not included*
Zoo Entry Fee *Zoo entry is not included in the price and must be purchased at an additional fee to participate in the encounter.
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“Tigers can reach a length of up to 3.3 metres and weigh as much as 300 kilograms.”
Scrivener Dam, Yarralumla, Canberra, ACT 2611

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

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