Couple enjoy picnic outside IMAGE: Robin Mair 2022

Picnic areas

Whatever the weather, it is fun to eat outdoors! We’ve provided lots of benches and picnic areas to allow you to do just that. The two main picnic areas are located at the hilltop and around the main lawn in front of the mansion house.

Boy on slide at penguins play area IMAGE: FoSho 2022

Play areas

There are several play areas around the zoo, designed to allow children to have fun in a safe environment. Please ensure that your children are supervised at all times.

Percula clown fish IMAGE: Laurie Campbell 2023


We have small number of lockers available for hire each day on a first come first serve basis in our main entrance. The lockers are 40cm x 80cm x 40cm and are suitable for a small wheelie case. Please ask at the front desk for more information about this service. A fee applies for the locker rental, please ask on arrival for pricing and availability.

Gift shop

Having visited our amazing zoo and seen our fantastic animals, end your day with a visit to our gift shop where you will find a wide variety of wild animal themed gifts. Be it giant pandas, king penguins, meerkats or koalas, there is something for everyone (big kids and the younger ones too)! We stock some well-known brands including Lanka Kade, Eugy, Keel Toys and PAPO collectibles.

Our gift shop is open daily and closes half an hour after the zoo. But did you know that you can also visit the shop without visiting the zoo? Browse our selection of gifts and souvenirs online today.

Visit our online shop