ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS


 

Experience Our Animals Up Close!

Pygmy Goat 

Brush our Pygmy Goats in the Animal Care Yard located in the Play Park next to the Discovery Center. This encounter is FREE of charge and children of all ages are welcome. Closed-toe shoes are required. The Goat Yard closes one hour before Zoo closing.

Stingray Bay

View and touch our Southern and Atlantic Stingrays at Stingray Bay! You can even feed the stingrays if their keepers say they are hungry.

$1/member   $2/non-member   $1/feeding (entrance is included in value bands)

Giraffe Feeding

Located at our Giraffe Overlook, the opportunity to feed the giraffes is a favorite at the Zoo. Feed the giraffes a handful of our greens grown right here at the Zoo. It's a memorable experience! Giraffe Feeding ends at 4:15 pm.

$2/feeding

Lorikeet Feeding

Enter the aviary in our Australian Adventure area and experience the beauty of our Rainbow Lorikeets. Hold a cup of nectar in your hand and delight in the experience of feeding our friendly lorikeets. The entrance to the aviary is FREE. Lorikeet aviary closes 30 minutes before Zoo closes.

$1/nectar

*Always wash your hands after touching or feeding animals.