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Rhythm of Africa kicks off next weekend at Werribee Open Range Zoo! Enjoy live music, African-inspired food and drinks, and activities suitable for the whole family, including African drum workshops, storytelling, games, dancing, hair braiding and face painting. And there’s even a Hamper Watch to keep your picnic safe while you explore the zoo! Visit www.zoo.org.au/rhythm to find out more.

Rhythm of Africa returns this summer to Werribee Open Range Zoo! Every Saturday night during January and February head to Werribee Open Range Zoo for an evening of live African music, African-inspired street food, kids' activities and animal viewing.

Did you know that the giraffe has excellent eyesight? It can see a human standing up to 2km away.  | www.zoo.org.au

Did you know that the giraffe has excellent eyesight?

This autumn, from Saturday 5 April, connect to country through animal encounters, music, dance, food and storytelling on sacred Coranderrk land. Kids will enjoy face painting, ochre grinding and traditional stone painting.   Find out more about these free activities at www.zoo.org.au/holidays. And remember, kids under 16 are free all Victorian government school holidays.

This autumn, from Saturday 5 April, connect to country through animal encounters, music, dance, food and storytelling on sacred Coranderrk land. Kids will enjoy face painting, ochre grinding and traditional stone painting. Find out more about these free activities at www.zoo.org.au/holidays. And remember, kids under 16 are free all Victorian government school holidays.

Do you know which is the tallest of all mammals? It’s the giraffe! Male giraffes reach a height of about 5.5 metres and females about 5 metres. | www.zoo.org.au

Do you know which is the tallest of all mammals? It’s the giraffe! Male giraffes reach a height of about 5.5 metres and females about 5 metres. | www.zoo.org.au

Are you all ready for Wild Nights? You bring a warm coat, a torch and your sense of adventure. We’ll provide the entertainment, amazing animals and the marshmallows!  Wild Nights will run at the Werribee Open Range Zoo for 15 nights from Saturday 28th June, and in this time our visitors will toast approximately 50 kilograms of marshmallows! Delicious! See you by the campfire! | www.zoo.org.au

Are you all ready for Wild Nights? You bring a warm coat, a torch and your sense of adventure. We’ll provide the entertainment, amazing animals and the marshmallows! Wild Nights will run at the Werribee Open Range Zoo for 15 nights from Saturday 28th June, and in this time our visitors will toast approximately 50 kilograms of marshmallows! Delicious! See you by the campfire! | www.zoo.org.au

Did you know...When hunting, the Serval will often pluck birds from mid-air. The agile cat will jump high in the air (up to 3 metres) and thump its paws down on the bird!  See the Servals in action at Werribee Open Range Zoo: http://www.zoo.org.au/werribee/plan-your-visit/highlights/serval-cat-presentation

Did you know...When hunting, the Serval will often pluck birds from mid-air. The agile cat will jump high in the air (up to 3 metres) and thump its paws down on the bird! See the Servals in action at Werribee Open Range Zoo: http://www.zoo.org.au/werribee/plan-your-visit/highlights/serval-cat-presentation

Each night from Saturday 29 June to Saturday 13 July inclusive, Werribee Open Range Zoo is letting you and your family in for a wild and dark evening of adventure! http://www.zoo.org.au/werribee/whats-on/wild-nights

Each night from Saturday 29 June to Saturday 13 July inclusive, Werribee Open Range Zoo is letting you and your family in for a wild and dark evening of adventure! http://www.zoo.org.au/werribee/whats-on/wild-nights

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It’s hard to believe it’s almost a year since Kipenzi was born at Werribee Open Range Zoo. And while she has had some health challenges along the way, Keepers are preparing for her next big milestone... full contact with the adult rhinos!  More details: http://www.zoo.org.au/news/kipenzi-reaches-new-milestone

It’s hard to believe it’s almost a year since Kipenzi was born at Werribee Open Range Zoo. And while she has had some health challenges along the way, Keepers are preparing for her next big milestone... full contact with the adult rhinos! More details: http://www.zoo.org.au/news/kipenzi-reaches-new-milestone

Be sure to visit all 50 Malis and 55 mini Mali sculptures at Melbourne Zoo's Carousel Park until 25 Oct!

Be sure to visit all 50 Malis and 55 mini Mali sculptures at Melbourne Zoo's Carousel Park until 25 Oct!

Werribee Open Range Zoo’s new lionesses Nilo and Niribi are exploring their new home at Werribee Open Range Zoo.  You can now see the Nilo and Niribi, as they share access to the area with male lion, Johari. | www.zoo.org.au

Werribee Open Range Zoo’s new lionesses Nilo and Niribi are exploring their new home at Werribee Open Range Zoo. You can now see the Nilo and Niribi, as they share access to the area with male lion, Johari. | www.zoo.org.au

Young Cheetah Kulinda has recently made her public debut at Werribee Open Range after being cleared from quarantine. She’s been very relaxed and as a young cat she is also very curious, keeping a keen eye on what’s happening around her. Kulinda was one of five cubs born at Monarto Zoo in October 2012 and her name means ‘protect’ in Swahili. | www.zoo.org.au

Young Cheetah Kulinda has recently made her public debut at Werribee Open Range after being cleared from quarantine. She’s been very relaxed and as a young cat she is also very curious, keeping a keen eye on what’s happening around her. Kulinda was one of five cubs born at Monarto Zoo in October 2012 and her name means ‘protect’ in Swahili. | www.zoo.org.au

Want to get closer to the action these school holidays? Take the kids on a Family Off Road Safari at Werribee Open Range Zoo. The special one hour tour goes through the Zoo’s African Savannah area. The open vehicles provide a great chance to see these magnificent animals up close and you’ll get to learn all about them from your very own Safari Guide.  Bookings available from 8th September, and runs until 5th October 2014. |  www.zoo.org.au

Want to get closer to the action these school holidays? Take the kids on a Family Off Road Safari at Werribee Open Range Zoo. The special one hour tour goes through the Zoo’s African Savannah area. The open vehicles provide a great chance to see these magnificent animals up close and you’ll get to learn all about them from your very own Safari Guide. Bookings available from 8th September, and runs until 5th October 2014. | www.zoo.org.au

Did you know that the Przewalski Horse is the only true wild horse left in the world. ‘Wild’ horses in other places (like the mustang and the brumby) are really domestic horses gone wild. | www.zoo.org.au

Did you know that the Przewalski Horse is the only true wild horse left in the world. ‘Wild’ horses in other places (like the mustang and the brumby) are really domestic horses gone wild. | www.zoo.org.au

Mmmm…I see you have some hay there, don’t mind if I do.  The giraffes at Werribee Open Range Zoo love to eat hay! | www.zoo.org.au

Mmmm…I see you have some hay there, don’t mind if I do. The giraffes at Werribee Open Range Zoo love to eat hay! | www.zoo.org.au

The four week old Przewalski’s horse foal, named Hatan, was born at Werribee Open Range Zoo on Mother's Day. |www.zoo.org.au

The four week old Przewalski’s horse foal, named Hatan, was born at Werribee Open Range Zoo on Mother's Day. |www.zoo.org.au

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