Discover the wonder of winter at Cleland Wildlife Park these school holidays, a time when the animals are more active and sometimes it feels as though you have the whole park to yourself!
With plenty of options during the school holidays, rug up to explore the park, meet the animals and go on a wild adventure. With both drop and go school holiday programs available as well as day trips and tours for the whole family, you can rediscover Cleland during the break and you’ll probably meet a roo or two, a koala or a cockatoo!
‘Wildification’ School Holiday Program at Cleland Wildlife Park
Wildification is a “Kids Only Zone” meaning you can drop and go while kiddos get active, offline, and are hands-on trying new things! Let the team at Cleland ensure your kids have a day full of games, scavenger hunts, animal encounters, educational experiences and nature-based activities.
Every school holidays Cleland offers a new theme to ensure your children are motivated to engage, learn and conserve.
There are only 15 spots per day, so book now to avoid missing out.
Winter School Holidays 2021
Theme: Animal Olympics – Are you as strong as a Tasmanian devil?
- Tuesday 6 July
- Wednesday 7 July
- Thursday 8 July
Self Guided Trails
To celebrate the Tokyo Olympics, Cleland has created an exciting self-guided trail to discover some of the special features that help our amazing Aussie animals move around their habitats. Get active and have a go yourself!
Self-guided trails are a great way to explore the park, they encourage children to see and discover amazing nature and animal facts at their own pace.
Available: Saturday 3 July – Sunday 18 July 2021
Other great things at Cleland this winter:
Feed a koala
Cleland might be famous for koala hugs, but a koala feeding tour is also a very special experience. This recently reintroduced tour offers a unique opportunity to go behind-the-scenes and spend time with the Cleland koalas and assist with their daily health checks.
Pat a koala
One of the most memorable experiences at Cleland, why not spend some koal-ity time with Australia’s fave marsupial? In fact, you can meet a koala every day of the week at Cleland Wildlife Park! And better yet, this is free with entry.
Meet the cockatoos
Venture inside the Cleland Cockatoo aviary and embark on a memorable experience with the resident Cockatoos as they interact with you. These birds have either been rescued or hand raised and have an affinity towards humans. The team at Cleland love to share their stories with you and offer you the chance to get up close with the birds and get to know them better.
Join the Junior Conservation Club
Cleland’s brand new ‘Junior Conservation Club’ is a great way for older kids to get a deeper understanding of the issues currently facing our environment. Whether you become a member or simply attend one of the monthly sessions, there is a wide variety experiences and topics on offer to lure your tweens away from their screens.
Meet the keepers
There are a number of public feeding sessions during the day which are included in your ticket price. The keeper will talk through what the animals have been up to for the day,
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