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Go wild at Melbourne Zoo!

Only minutes from the centre of the city, Melbourne Zoo has more than 300 different animal species from around the globe.

Enjoy a day observing amazing animals such as Orang-utans, Sumatran Tigers, Asian Elephants, Gorillas, and more. There’s loads of animal attractions and exhibits to visit. Some of the highlights include:

  • Lion Gorge
  • Orang-utan Sanctuary
  • Wild Sea
  • Trail of the Elephants
  • Butterfly House
  • Lemur Island
  • Baboon Lookout
  • Australian Bush
  • and much more!

Throughout the day there’s plenty of opportunities to listen to informative talks by the Zoo keepers. We recommend checking the Melbourne Zoo Daily talks times and catching your favourites.  Some of the talks on offer include: Koalas, Baboons, Elephants, Seals, Meerkats and Penguins… plus quite a few more.

All that exploring is sure to work up an appetite! At Melbourne Zoo there’s lots of dining options throughout the venue such as Macaw Pizza and Macaw Take-Away, Giraffe Lookout Café, Elephant Kiosk, Wild Dogs Café, Zoo Bakery and Lakeside Café. On the menu’s you can expect to find items such as Burgers, salads, sandwiches, coffee and tea, cold drinks, pizzas, hot dogs, hot chips, fruit salad, baked goods, ice-cream.

From The Jazz Corner Hotel it’s approximately a 12 minute drive or 15 minutes by public transport to Melbourne Zoo’s location at Elliott Ave, Parkville VIC

Book your Melbourne accommodation with us here at The Jazz Corner Hotel and enjoy a central location staying in one of our unique studio rooms, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments.