National Zoo & Aquarium

Meet and feed our white lions in a memorable encounter

One of our experienced Keepers will take participants to meet and feed our magnificent White Lions. A close up experience as they roar and jostle for food! Zoo entry not included*


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White Lion Encounter
Days Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Time 3:15pm
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 $70 per person. 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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Learn more about our white lions

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Learn more about our white lions

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“Lions are the only big cats to live in groups, called prides.”
Scrivener Dam, Yarralumla, Canberra, ACT 2611

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

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