Book Now - FONZ Annual Membership PLATINUM

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:

Platinum Membership benefits:
Unlimited entry for 12 months, Membership card and a 15% discount on Gift Shop and Café purchases, Special offers at Jamala Wildlife Lodge, 30% entry to Wellington Zoo NZ, 10% discount on entry to Cockington Green in Canberra (on presentation of your valid Membership card) Newsletter and invitations to exclusive member-only events and offers.

PLUS 25% discount on guest admission when accompanying them, 25% discount on Tours & Encounters. You will also get to adopt your favourite zoo animal and you will receive a personalised adoption certificate and a 30 minute meet and greet with your adoptee*. You will also receive free tour passes for either the Zooventure or Family Tour.

Child (3 -15) $400 | Adult $530 | Senior/Student Card Holder $500 | Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) $1100

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

Renew prior to your expiry date for a 10% discount off the price.

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.

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

Members will have their photo taken at this time.

Memberships are not transferable and Members are required to present their cards at Entry.

Memberships are valid for 12 months from date of purchase, and a discount of 10% 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.

Meetings with your adoptee animal occur at different times and are subject to availability. Please contact the Zoo to arrange.

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)

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

Children under 3 accompanying a Member are a gold coin donation each visit.


Platinum Adult Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

Platinum Child Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

Platinum Family Ticket are valid for 365 days after purchase

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

Opening Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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Public Holidays
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM