National Zoo & Aquarium

Meet a tree kangaroo in a memorable encounter

Venture with a Keeper into the enclosure of our Tree Kangaroo Simbu. Feed him his favourite food and learn all about this amazing, rare and secretive animal. Zoo entry not included*ย 

 

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.

Tree Kangaroo Encounter
Days Daily
Times 10.00am
Maximum People 2 people
Minimum Age 8 years (must be accompanied by a paying adult if under the age of 16)
Length 15 minutes
Adult Cost $40 per person on a Weekday or $60 per person on a Weekend. Zoo entry not included*
Child Cost $25 per person on a Weekday or $35 per person on a Weekend. 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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“Tree kangaroos can leap up to 9m between trees and safely land on solid ground from a height of 18m.”
Scrivener Dam, Yarralumla, Canberra, ACT 2611

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

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