School or University Excursions

During the School, TAFE and University Terms, Alma Park Zoo provide reduced rate admission for excursion groups of 10 or more students wishing to learn more about exotic and native animals.

At Alma Park Zoo we have a wide range of both Australian and exotic animals all in our unique rainforest setting.  We have over 100 species of native and exotic animals, please refer to “Alma Animals” section of this website to peruse all the species that are on exhibit.

Meet the Keeper Presentations

During our Meet the Keeper Presentations you learn all sorts of interesting and educational information about

  • Reptiles
  • Koalas
  • Big Monkeys
  • Black-Capped Capuchin

Please note: Keeper Talks and Presentations are subject to weather conditions.  Visitors will be given a timetable upon arrival to the Zoo. Further interpretive information boards for many of our species are also displayed at their enclosures.

We have special food that is available that enables you to hand feed many of the animals including kangaroos, fallow deer, emus, tahrs, wallabies and some of the animals at the Friendship Farm.

School / University Term Admission Rates

Please note that these rates are only applicable for:

  1. School / University Excursions for groups of 10 or more students
  2. Excursions booked during the School and or University Term.
Child Adult Free of Charge Ratios for Teachers / Lecturers / Carers
Under 3 Free of Charge $22.50 Not applicable.
Primary Years Prep-7 $13.50 $22.50 1 Teacher to every 8 children
Secondary Years 8-12 $15.00 $22.50 1 Teacher to every 10 students
Tertiary / University $17.50 $22.50 1 Lecturer / Tutor to every 10 students
International $22.50 $22.50 1 Lecturer / Tutor to every 10 students
Scouts / Guides $15.00 $22.50 1 Scout / Guide Leader to every 8 children
Carers (for the disabled) Free of Charge 1 Carer to every 2 children / adults.

Catering Options

To make lunch-time easier on the day of your excursion, our friendly staff of Palm Cafe can arrange for a fuss free lunch to be provided!

DIY School Sausage Sizzle

We provide you with food and cooking equipment to have your own sausage sizzle at the Zoo. This includes sausages, breed, condiments and fruit poppers.
NB: Only available during week days during School / University Term.
Cost: $7.00 per child/adult.

School Package Lunch

We provide a selection of basic sandwiches, cake, icy pole and fruit popper for your excursion participants.
NB: Only available during week days during School / University Term.
Cost: $10 per child/adult.

Pre-book your School or University Excursion.

School / University Excursions are popular and must be pre-booked.

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