National Zoo & Aquarium

Meet a tree kangaroo in a memorable encounter

Adventure with 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* 


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Tree Kangaroo Encounter
Days Daily
Times 10.00am
Maximum People 2 people
Minimum Age 12 years
Length 15 minutes
Cost $55 per person or $90 for 2. 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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