Zoos Victoria – School holidays – During the school holidays they also offer full day educator-led holiday program’s for kids and teenagers.
Here are some special events to consider:
- Healesville Sanctuary – Keeper for a Day – Our keepers have their hands full caring for our animals and need your help! Go behind the scenes with some of our most precious and endangered Australian animals these school holidays. Meet amazing predators such as Tasmanian Devils, platypus and snakes. Come and work as a keeper at Healesville Sanctuary to discover what it takes to care for these animals and fight extinction. 13, 14, 20 & 21 January 2015.
- Healesville Sanctuary – Vet for a Day – Come and work alongside our vets on real life cases involving Healesville Sanctuary’s animal collection and injured wildlife brought to the hospital. 14,15, 21 & 22 January 2015.
- Melbourne Zoo – Kids Go Wild – In Kids Go Wild children will have an action packed day, visit secret areas of the Zoo, meet animals up close, chat to Zoo keepers, take part in craft and games, and have fun with other kids who are as wild about animals as they are! 12-23 January 2015.
- Werribee Open Range Zoo Keeper for a Day – If you are keen to find out what it takes to work in a zoo, caring for the amazing array of different animals, then come out to Werribee Open Range Zoo next school holidays. Come and discover what a keeper’s day really involves! 14, 16, 20, 21 & 23 January 2015.