Do you know a little animal lover who dreams of being a zookeeper one day?

Then they can’t miss the two opportunities to become a zookeeper this school holidays! On Tuesday, April 14 and Friday, April 17 bring the kids (aged 8-13) along to Featherdale Wildlife Park’s Zookeeper for a Day Programme these school holidays to make their dreams come true!

Little keepers will be accompanied by our Featherdale keepers and education officer for a range of activities around the park from 9.00am – 3.30pm, making friends with a variety of animals, learning about their specific diets, our enrichment programs to educate and engage our animals and most importantly, the important projects Featherdale is involved with across a variety of key species. The Zookeeper for a Day is fully supervised by qualified education officers and keepers, and morning tea, lunch and water will be provided.

Booking is essential and spots will fill up quickly.

All budding zookeepers receive as part of their ticket:

  • Zookeeper for a day shirt
  • Gift bag
  • Free kids entry for their next visit to Featherdale
  • Each child will receive a Certificate of Completion at the conclusion of the day

Tickets on Sale Now.

Zookeeper for the Day FAQS: 

  • 2 sessions will be held during April 2020 School Holidays on Tuesday, April 14 and Friday, April 17
  • Zookeeper for a Day is available for kids ages 8-13
  • A maximum of 10 children are allowed per session