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.ย Zoo entry not included*

 

Due to other precautions, there are no mask or vaccination requirements for participants on this tour or encounter. However, guides will wear masks when appropriate and guests are welcome to wear one.

Tiger Encounter
Days Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Time 2:30 pm
Maximum People 4 people
Minimum Age 6 years (must be accompanied by a paying adult if under the age of 16)
Length 15 minutes
Adult Cost $55 per person weekdays or $75 weekend and public holidays. Zoo entry not included*
Child Cost $30 per person weekdays or $40 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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