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Easter Holiday Fun at Australia Zoo

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by Elaine (subscribe)
Impromptu adventuring, exploring our backyard and then putting pen to paper, hoping to entice you to try one, if not all, of our escapades, is my true reward!
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Crikey Your Easter School Holidays Will Be A Real Ripper
Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
Easter Holiday Fun at Australia Zoo - Image: Australia Zoo FB page


Two weeks of fun, fun, fun at Australia Zoo over the Easter school holidays.

Robert's Treasure Hunt

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
Grab a map to search for hidden clues - Image: www.australiazoo.com.au


Grab a map when you enter Australia Zoo and embark on Robert's epic Treasure Hunt. Visit all Robert's favourite animals while using your glass decoder to find hidden clues and follow them to unlock the treasure chest and claim your prize.

Robert's Treasure Hunt will take you on an exciting journey all around Australia Zoo.

Meet The New Arrivals

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
Meet the new male cheetah cub - Image: www.australiazoo.com.au


Have you met Australia Zoo's new arrivals yet? There's a new male cheetah club as well as some new exotic snakes including two king cobras and two eastern diamondback rattlesnakes!

Terri, Bindi and Robert Feed The Crocs

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
See the crocs being fed - Image: Australia Zoo FB page


The whole Irwin family - Terri, Bindi and Robert - are feeding the crocs at the world-famous Crocoseum in the Wildlife Warrior Show at 12.00pm.

Bindi and The Jungle Girls Perform Live

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
Meet Bindi and the Jungle Girls - Image: www.australiazoo.com.au


Bring your dancing shoes and join Bindi and The Jungle Girls with a stage show EVERY day, themed 'Island Time'.

Jungle Girl Meet And Greet

Every day you'll have the opportunity to meet the Jungle Girls who will be available after their show to say 'hi'. Purchase one of their CD's and they'll sign it as a keepsake.

Free Face Painting, Pony Rides, Colouring Competition and Major Prize Draw

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
FREE face painting - become the wild animal you love - Image: www.australiazoo.com.au


How much fun is this? There will be FREE face painting on the weekends from 9.00am to 11.00am. You can explore the Australia Zoo during the school holidays painted as your favourite animal and be part of the wildlife for a day.

Don't forget to pop in to Bindi's Pony Trails to saddle up and take the ponies for a ride - they would love to meet you.

Try your hand at the colouring-in competition to win fantastic Australia Zoo merchandise OR enter the Major Prize Draw to win ripper prizes including two nights accommodation for a family of four at Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas.

Robert's Merchandise Signed by Terri, Bindi and Robert

The first one hundred people to buy some of Robert's merchandise on 11 April will have their purchase personally signed by The Irwin family. You get to meet the ultimate Wildlife Warriors and go home with some splendiferous souvenirs as well.

School's Out and the Real Fun is just Beginning at Australia Zoo

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross buns
Become a Zoo Keeper for a day - Image: Australia Zoo FB page


Calling all wannabe Zoo Keepers!! Why not become a Zoo Keeper for a day to learn about the diets of the incredible animals or what types of enrichment they require. You get to enjoy the animals and interact with them on the Zoo Keeper for a Day Programme. This experience is available for age groups between 4 and 15 years of age:-

Khaki Explorer - 4 to 6 years;
Khaki Discovery - 6 to 10 years;
Khaki Extreme - 11 to 15 years; and
Khaki Extreme Reptiles - 11 to 15 years

Go behind the scenes and get up close and personal with Australia Zoo animals in this jam-packed exciting activity.

For more information click here.

Book your Zoo Keeper tickets here.

Easter Weekend Festivities

Free Good Friday Breakfast

Start your Easter long weekend by joining Australia Zoo for a FREE breakfast. On 14 April from 9.00am you'll get to enjoy a tasty breakfast to kick off the Easter celebrations.

Giant Easter Egg Hunt

Easter holiday fun, Australia Zoo, Robert's Treasure Hunt, cheetah club, exotic snakes, Terri, Bindi and Robert feed the crocs, Bindi and the Jungle Girls, Island Time, Jungle Girl Meet and Greet, Free face painting, pony rides, colouring competition, major prize draws, Robert's merchandise, be a zoo keeper for a day, Easter weekend Festivities, Free Good Friday breakfast, giant Easter egg hunt, Easter Bilby, Easter eggs, Hot Cross bunsr
Giant Easter egg hunt - Image: www.australiazoo.com.au


Every year on Easter Sunday Australia Zoo puts on a zoo-wide Easter egg hunt - the biggest one on the Sunshine Coast. Crikey that's egg-citing! Explore the zoo and say g'day to your favourite animals while picking up eggs that can be exchanged for some ripper prizes.

The Easter Bilby Hands Out Free Easter Eggs and Hot Cross Buns

We all love hot cross buns and easter eggs! From the 14 April to the 16 April the Easter Bilby will be moving into Australia Zoo and handing out special treats to everyone who stops to say 'hi'.* (*while stocks last)

Oh my gosh, such an exciting school holiday and Easter weekend programme, be sure to visit the Australia Zoo for a ripper of a time.

Buy your Tickets to Australia Zoo on-line here.
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Why? For exciting wildlife adventures during the school holidays
When: Saturday 1 April 2017 to Thursday 13 April 2017
Phone: (07) 5436 2000
Where: 1638 Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah, QLD 4519
Cost: Varying, please see website
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So close to Brisbane. Well worth it for a day visit with the kids
by Barry (score: 2|977) 692 days ago
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