Due to extreme weather, Monarto Zoo will be closed on Wednesday 16 January, 2019. Make sure to check our website regularly throughout periods of hot weather as closure updates are provided at 5pm the night before. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

There’s always something fun happening at Monarto Zoo! Mark your calendar with these exciting events.

Please note, we are currently experiencing technical issues with member numbers online which may cause some problems while booking behind the scenes experiences and events. If you do experience this please call (08) 8267 3255 during business hours. We apologise for any inconvenience.

December 2018
Animal Ancestors

Monarto Zoo’s Animal Ancestors

December 15, 2018 @ 9:30 am - January 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Discover our animals’ prehistoric ancestors these school holidays at Monarto Zoo!

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February 2019

Breakfast with the Cheetah

February 3 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

Join us for breakfast and see the vital contribution Zoos SA are making to secure the future of this majestic species. This is a rare opportunity, offered exclusively to our members and their guests.


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Rhino Gala

February 8 @ 6:30 pm

The most highly anticipated event of the zoo calendar is back and bigger than ever.

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Tisamale Quiz Night

February 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

In just a few months, the Zambians arrive, and to accompany their fundraising efforts of selling flags at Monarto, the MATZ now invite you to their QUIZ night on 16th February, at Adelaide West Uniting Church (near the airport).

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March 2019

A Dog’s Breakfast

March 3 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

Enjoy a Champagne breakfast in the company of our Keepers and in the presence of our pack of amazing painted wild Dogs. You will see a training session , hide some enrichment and watch how our keepers move the pack between exhibits.
This is a truly wonderful experience, one not to be missed.

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April 2019

Breakfast with the Rhino

April 7 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

Would you like to scratch a white rhino! Would you like to help put out feed for the rhinos to enjoy!

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May 2019

Roar and Snore in Autumn at Monarto Zoo

May 18 @ 3:00 pm - May 19 @ 10:30 am

Join us for an adult’s only sleep over under the stars at Monarto zoo. You will be treated to a fireside feast where you can relax and listen to the bush sounds at night.

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