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Behind the Scenes

Experience an exclusive and intimate Behind the Scenes guided tour at
WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo on Darling Harbour!

Experience an exclusive and intimate guided tour at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo! Be guided through our display section gaining insider keeper knowledge on the animals you meet along the way.

Go behind the scenes where you will visit our working food-prep kitchen to gain an insight into the daily working life of a Keeper. You will have the unique chance to go into our reptile rooms and even get up close to meet and greet a lizard and snake if you dare. You'll get a glimpse of the weird and wonderful life of our creepy crawlies - holding a large stick insect.



Behind the Scenes tour includes:

  • Entrance to WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo (adult walk-up value $40)
  • 45 minute intimate VIP behind the scenes tour within a small group 
  • Escort and commentary from an experienced animal Keeper
  • Meet the animal residents of WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
  • Visit our working food-prep kitchens, back of house reptile room and butterfly emergence room



Daily tours commence at:

  • 10am
  • 3pm


Maximum 8 guests per tour. Please note that there are stairs used to access certain areas.


Prices and Booking

Book online and SAVE 10% compared to our standard walk-up rates:

ADULT: $58   (walk-up price $65)    

CHILD: $38   (walk-up price $43)    

FAMILY: $185   (walk-up price $216)


Hurry - places are STRICTLY limited each day!


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  • Koala


  • Tasmanian Devil


  • Grey Kangaroo


  • Agile Wallaby


  • Butterflies


  • Green Tree Python


  • Kookaburra


  • Cassowary


  • Pademelon


  • Bilby


  • Ghost Bat


  • Rock Wallaby


You will have 30 days to visit the other attractions. More info

11 Attraction
Annual Pass!

Visit us plus: SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Madame Tussauds Sydney, Sydney Tower Eye & Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary + 6 more attractions!

Adults $99/ Kids $69

12 months of fun for one low price!