Get Within a Whisker

Monarto Safari Park offers exciting opportunities for you to get even closer to some of your favourite animal friends.  Simply join one of our interactive, behind the scenes and up close experiences.  You could experience the thrill of helping put the lions to bed, meeting the chimp troop or hand feed a giraffe … plus much more!  Our keeper presentations are also a great free way to meet our animals and their carers.

To find about more and to book contact our friendly staff on (08) 8267 3255 or simply book online. 

(Fitness Level Definitions)

Lions and Wines

The ultimate luxury South Australian wildlife, food and wine experience! Travel in luxury with private helicopter flights from Adelaide over...

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Lions 360

Be one of the first to experience Australia’s only 360 degree lion encounter which gives you a prey’s eye...

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Meerkat Mingle

Meet our merry meerkat mob during this unique and interactive experience.

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Giraffe Safari

Have you ever wanted to find out what it is like to be knee high to a giraffe? Experience...

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Lions At Bedtime

With a string a exciting births Monarto Safari Park proudly cares for the largest lion pride in the country...

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Cheetah Experience

This revised experience allows you to spend some time with our Cheetah and our zoo keepers to learn first-hand...

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Meet the Chimps

You will never get any closer to our chimps! During this experience, you will gain a greater understanding of...

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A Devilish Native Experience

Get up-close to some of Australia’s most endangered native animals in Monarto Safari Park’s off limits breeding facility. Learn...

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Keeper for a Day

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a zoo keeper? This is a unique opportunity to work interactively with...

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Keeper for a Morning

Spend the morning getting a taste of what the life of a zoo keeper is really  like! This unique...

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Rhino Interactive

Go behind the scenes with the rare and endangered Southern White Rhino and Black Rhino. Assist the keeper in...

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Fitness Levels

Basic: Basic terrain, suitable for all fitness levels*.

Intermediate: Walking upstairs, getting in and out of high vehicles and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for intermediate fitness levels.

Advanced: All day tour, which includes laborious work, getting in and out of high vehicles, walking upstairs and walking on uneven terrain; suitable for Advance Fitness levels.

* Not all basic Behind the Scenes are wheelchair friendly.

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