Book Now - FONZ Annual Membership SILVER

FRIENDS OF THE NATIONAL ZOO enjoy unlimited entry to the Zoo & Aquarium for the term of their Membership.

F.O.N.Z Members also receive a number of benefits and discounts:

SEASON: Unlimited entry for 4 months and a 15% discount on Gift Shop and Café purchases (on presentation of your valid barcoded ticket or Membership card, available for $5)

STANDARD: Unlimited entry for 12 months, Membership card and a 15% discount on Gift Shop and Café purchases (on presentation of your valid Membership card) Plus invitations to exclusive member-only events and offers.

SILVER: As above - PLUS 15% discount on guest admission when accompanying them, 15% discount on Tours & Encounters. You will also get to adopt your favourite zoo animal and you will receive a personalised adoption certificate.

GOLD: As above - PLUS you receive 20% off tours, and a 15 minute meet and greet with your adoptee*.

PLATINUM: As above - PLUS you receive 25% off tours and a 30 minutes encounter with your adoptee*. You will also receive free tour passes for either the Zooventure or Family Tour.

*Note: The level of interaction allowable differs for each animal.

Average Duration: 12 months

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

Other Information

Membership Terms & Conditions:

FONZ Annual Members are entitled to unlimited entry for 12 months. Season Pass holders, 4 months (see T&C for Season Pass)

Membership Cards can be collected from the Front Desk. Please bring your email with you, plus photo I.D.

Memberships are not transferable and Members are required to present their cards at Entry, along with photo I.D.

Memberships are valid for 12 months from date of purchase, and a discount is offered to existing Members if renewed prior to the expiry date.

Members will receive notifications by email, including newsletters and special member only offers & discounts.

We do not issue new cards for Renewing Members. Update your existing card with a new barcode - please enquire at Front Desk.
Replacement, lost or stolen cards will incur a $5 printing fee.
Family Memberships have cards allocated to the adult/s only, unless by other arrangement. Extra cards required for children incur a $5 printing fee.

Members receive 15% discount at the Café & Gift Shop counters on presentation of their valid card (does not include ZooZizzle BBQ)

Silver Members must be present with guests to receive those Admission discounts. For Tour/Encounter discounts, Membership number must be quoted at time of booking.

Children under 4 accompanying a Member are a gold coin donation each visit.


Silver Adult Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

Silver Child Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

Silver Family Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

Silver Senior/Student Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

Opening Hours
09:30 - 17:00

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Public Holidays
09:30 - 17:00