Book Now - Giraffe Encounter

Be taken by a Keeper to meet and feed our impressive Giraffe!

Minimum age 12 years. Maximum 2 participants.

Gift Vouchers are available at $50 each

Redeeming a Voucher: If you have more than 1 voucher, you must redeem each voucher in order to make a booking for all participants.

Average Duration: Approximately 15 minutes



About National Zoo & Aquarium

We are located on Lady Denman Drive, next to Scrivener Dam, near Yarralumla - approximately 9km from the centre of Canberra - just off Parkesway/Tuggeranong Parkway.


999 Lady Denman Drive,
Weston Creek
Canberra, ACT 2611

Dress Code

Sensible footwear, dress for the weather

Spectator Information

If you are doing the Encounter on your own - you may be able to pay $15 for a guest to accompany you and take photos.
Enquire at the Front Desk when you check in regarding availability.

Weather Information

In the event of rain, Encounters still go ahead and you should dress accordingly. The Encounter would only be cancelled/postponed in the event of extreme weather conditions. In this case, your Encounter would be rescheduled to another date, or you will be given a voucher to rebook at your convenience. To enquire about re-scheduling your encounter, you will need to phone the zoo and talk with our staff. There are fees involved for rescheduling your booking.

Other Information

Zoo Entry is not included and needs to paid on arrival when you check in at the Entry Counter. (Minimum 1/2 hour prior)
(Unless you have also booked for ZooVenture, Meet a Cheetah or Family Tour on the same day)

Minimum age of 12, good mobility required. Children 12-15 need to be accompanied by a paying adult on the Encounter, or as a Spectator. Maximum 2 participants

Rescheduling by a participant can be done up to 24 hours prior to the day, at a cost of $5 per person. Rescheduling within 24 hours will incur a fee of $20.00 per person (Fees payable at the time of rescheduling)

Redeeming a Voucher: If you have more than 1 voucher, you must redeem each voucher in order to make a booking for all participants.


Availability

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Tue, 04 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Fri, 07 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sun, 09 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Mon, 10 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Tue, 11 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sat, 15 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sun, 16 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Mon, 17 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Tue, 18 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sat, 22 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sun, 23 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Mon, 24 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Tue, 25 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sat, 29 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Sun, 30 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session

Mon, 31 Jul 2017

Afternoon Start
3:00pm Session
 

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