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Kids Birthday Parties

The best kids birthday parties in Sydney are at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo on Darling Harbour!

Featuring fun party food, an exclusive behind-the-scenes animal encounter, a gift for the birthday child and a dedicated party host, parents can sit back, relax and enjoy the party too at the best kids birthday parties venue in Sydney! 

There are TWO great packages to choose from:


1. Our premium package

Top End Package

2. Our fab regular package

Koolah Package

This package includes:

  • Admission to the zoo - stay as long as you wish!
  • Party host
  • One premium carpark space
  • Fairy bread, paddlepops, juice, chips and chicken nuggets
  • Themed birthday cupcakes
  • Crocodile or Butterflies party theme
  • Animal encounter
  • Highlights tour of Zoo
  • Lolly bags
  • Gift for the birthday child
  • Animal themed party games
  • Two adults free, additional adults $20 (maximum 8)

This package includes:

  • Admission to the zoo - stay as long as you wish!
  • Party host
  • Juice, chips and chicken nuggets
  • Animal themed party games
  • Highlights tour of Zoo
  • Two adults free, additional adults $20 (maximum 8)


*Our kid birthday parties must have a minimum of 11 paid children and a minimum of 72 hours advance notice for birthday party bookings. Unfortunately we do not have food options for children with allergies, however the party host is welcome to bring in their own food.

Frequently Asked Questions - Click To Expand/Close

Can I bring my own birthday cake?

Yes. Please note, our Premium Birthday party package includes cupcakes.

Can I bring birthday party decorations?

Yes, as long as the room is cleared after the hour. When considering decorations please keep in mind that early entry into the birthday party room is not available.

How long does the kids birthday party last?

Kids birthday parties at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo are two hours of fun and entertainment.

How long do I have the birthday party room for?

The kids birthday party room is available for approximately one hour.

How old does the birthday child need to be?

Our birthday parties cater to boys and girls between the ages of 4 and 12 years of age. Children under the age of 4 are admitted free, however for only $10 you can include the smaller ones in all of the birthday party offerings. Please note children under the age of 4 must be accompanied by an adult. Two adults are admitted free and any additional adults can be added to the group for $20 per person.

How many children can a WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo birthday party accommodate?

Our children's birthday party packages can accommodate a minimum 11 and a maximum of 20 paying kids.

I'm a Merlin Annual Pass holder - how do I get my discount?

If the birthday child is a Premium Merlin Annual Passholder they are entitled to 20% off birthday party packages at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. Please note that the parent cannot be the sole Merlin Annual Passholder. To get your Merlin Annual Pass discount, please call us on 1-800-206-158.

How much notice is required to book a kids birthday party?

Please book and pay for your birthday party within 72 hours of the party date.


How to Book

To make a booking enquiry for birthday parties, just fill out the form below and one of our customer service team members will get in touch to confirm your booking.

Did you know... 

We can also organise parties and events for grown ups - click here to go to our events page for more details.


Birthday Party Booking Enquiry Form:

All fields marked with * are required


Or you can reach our customer service team the following ways:

Tel:  1-800-206-158


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