• Marmoset Encounter

Our newest Animal Encounter enables you to enter the Marmoset's enclosure with one of our keepers and learn all about these cute and fascinating animals while feeding them treats.

Cost

$60 per person – adult or child.

You Get

  • Feed treats for the Marmosets.
  • 10 minutes of Marmoset time.
  • Access to one of our specially trained keepers to learn more about these wonderful animals.
  • Photo opportunities galore – bring your own camera.

You Don't Get

  • Admission to the zoo.
  • A Marmoset to take home!

Times

10am, 12.30pm & 3pm daily

Conditions

  • Only four people will be admitted per encounter
  • This is a feeding and photo Experience only - these animals don't like being picked up, they come to you.
  • Participants will be accepted at the discretion of zoo management.
  • You must be prepared for the fact that the Marmosets will jump and climb all over you - including your hair!        
  • At least one participant in each session must be an adult.
  • Only food supplied by the zoo is to be fed to the Marmosets - you can not bring your own food for them.           
  • If you are partaking in this Experience by yourself, our keeper will use your camera to take your photos. Non-participants are not permitted into the enclosure.
  • Participants are to immediately and fully comply with the keeper's instructions.
  • Failure to do so will result in the termination of the Experience.
  • Inappropriate behaviour includes shouting, abrupt movements and flashes directed at the animal's face.
  • You will be required to wash your hands in disinfectant gel both before and after the Experience.
  • Participants must have no open sores or obvious health problems - running nose, persistent coughing etc.

Only a few people each day will be able to take part in this wonderful experience so you will need to book your Marmoset Encounter in advance by email or phone.

Marmoset Encounter

  • $60.00


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