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2013 Animal Conservation Achievements

2013 Animal Conservation Achievements

Animal conservation is one of the most important activities for Alma Park Zoo.

Blackbuck Antelope born at Alma

Blackbuck Antelope born at Alma

Keepers were delighted to find that Alma’s Blackbuck Antelope herd increased by one on the morning of December 18th.  

Family Pass Facebook Competition

Family Pass Facebook Competition

Help us reach our 20,000 Facebook Page “Likes” milestone by sharing the Alma Park Zoo Facebook page with your friends and you could win a Family Day Pass to Alma!

Rare Cotton Top Tamarin monkeys born at Alma

Rare Cotton Top Tamarin monkeys born at Alma

With less than 5000 Cotton Top Tamarin monkeys left in the wild; the birth of another set of rare Cotton Top Tamarin twins at Alma is cause for excitement!

Free the Bears Auction Gala

Free the Bears Auction Gala

Alma Park Zoo is proud to support the Free the Bears Auction Gala Event in Brisbane on October 12th.

Red Panda Day at Alma

Red Panda Day at Alma

On Sunday, September 22nd, join us to celebrate Red Pandas, encourage your kids to become Red Panda Rangers and help contribute to the conservation activities of the Red Panda Network!

Good Golly Miss Molly! You have twins!

Good Golly Miss Molly! You have twins!

Spring came early for Molly the Sheep of Friendship Farm!  On the 7th of August she gave birth to twin male lambs – one black and one white!

We welcome Jazz the Binturong!

We welcome Jazz the Binturong!

He has the face of a cat, the body of a bear, a prehensile tail as long as his body and he smells like popcorn!

Zoo Keeper Emma

Zoo Keeper Emma

Emma Morgan trained as a jillaroo and worked with hoofstock and native animals before discovering her calling as a primate keeper at Alma Park Zoo.  

Poco joins Peek-a-Boo Monkey Games at Alma!

Poco joins Peek-a-Boo Monkey Games at Alma!

Pygmy Marmosets have been part of Alma for a number of years.  With the arrival of Poco from Perth Zoo,  Alma is now part of the Australasian breeding program for this species!

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