Hop into Adelaide Zoo for loads of family fun this Easter and school holidays.

Free Chocolate bilbies for kids this Easter

This Easter Melba’s Chocolates will be giving out free chocolate bilbies to kids! Pick up yours at the Zoo Shop, while stocks last.

Friday, 2 Sunday, 4 and Monday, 5 April 2021

Further details here.

School holiday fun at the Adelaide zoo

Lots of fun for the kids these holidays at the Zoo from April 10 – 26.

Wildshow Animal Experience
Daily at 10:45am at the Variety Children’s Zoo Nature Theatre

Experience training up close and explore new ways to create a positive environment for your animals.

Flying Colours Free Flight Experience
Daily at 11:30am on Central Lawns

Learn about the amazing birds living at Adelaide Zoo and what skills you need to go on a free flight adventure.

The Well by SA Water
Check out SA Water’s The Well, located near the Zoo Shop, to learn more about water and wastewater treatment processes, sustainability and how SA Water provide services to more than 1.7 million people across South Australia.

Adelaide Zoo school holidays are proudly supported by SA Water.

Further details HERE

Become a mini zoo keeper!


Are you a kid who loves animals? Always wondered if you have what it takes to be a zoo keeper?

Spend the morning learning all about animal care and assisting the knowledgeable Variety Children’s Zoo keepers.

Feed, interact with and get up close to some incredible children’s zoo animals like goats, guinea pigs, rabbits and quokkas. Find out more HERE.

What’s on in JULY School Holidays

Enter the dazzling after dark world of Light Creatures at Adelaide Zoo this July!

The Zoo is excited to announce sixteen wild nights of larger-than-life lanterns and immersive installations nestled in the beautiful zoo grounds. Explore four magical worlds including giant animatronic pandas, six-metre-tall giraffes, a gigantic dreamtime skink and a wriggling underwater wonderland.

Encounter brilliant interactive pathways and trails that will guide you around the zoo in this all-new after dark world
When it’s time to rest, you can soak up a winter market experience with warming food and drink.

For the first time ever at Adelaide Zoo, art, light and technology come together and come to life shining a light on conservation and allow you to see, think and feel nature through a truly unique lens.

8 July – 1 August

Book HERE