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Animal Encounters

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo is like no attraction you have ever experienced before. Read on to learn more about just how much you can see and do here...



The range of animal encounters available here at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, including our world famous Koala Breakfasts, get you as close as possible to our amazing animals.  

Click below to find out more about these incredible experiences.

Python Encounters

Hold and pat an Australian python for a memorable photo!

Koala Encounters & Photos

Get up close to our cuddly koalas & take a photo home with you!

NEW Cassowary Encounter

Go behind-the-scenes and hand feed our Southern Cassowary!

Koala Breakfasts

Enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast in the company of koalas.

Coming soon!

Animal Encounters

Meet our sugar gliders, echidnas or even a wombat roaming the attraction!


Already had your photo taken with our koalas?

If you've visited WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo already and had your photos taken by our encounters team, click here to get your photos.

TESTIMONIES
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"I could spend countless hours here."
"Love the park and the general attractions of the park itself, it's very well done and I could spend countless hours here watching and enjoying the talks and shows."
Thomas Scott, Australia
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"...we had a blast..."
"It was an amazing experience! My new husband and I came to Sydney for our honeymoon and we had a blast. We felt like two kids as we explored all the exciting areas and animals. We specifically enjoyed our experience at the Koala session at the roof top. "
Justine A, USA
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"...very impressed..."
"Your staff are amazing! Friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. I was very impressed with the exhibits and animals, but the staff really made the visit."
Maria A, Australia
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"...every time it has been amazing!"
"Me and my boyfriend come every month at least and every time it has been amazing! All staff are very friendly and helpful and we love everything from the wombat to Rex the croc! Just can't wait to see Rex out of the water. Thank you for all the great times and memories! "
Adele A, England (living in Oz!)
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"This is an amazing experience..."
"I have previously visited once before and found this visit to be even more interactive and enjoyable. Each time the staff have been friendly and very knowledegable. This is an amazing experience and one that the city is lucky to have."
Jessica B, Australia