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Watch out! A stampede of miniature statue elephants are on their way to the zoo.
Are you a zoo fan, art enthusiast, conservationist or animal lover? Then Zoos Victoria has an opportunity for you AND all of your class mates. Introducing Mali in my School, the sister event to Melbourne Zoo’s flagship 150th Anniversary public art event, Mali in the City. The Mali in My School project is giving all Victorian schools […]
The Orange-bellied Parrot is a species on the brink, fighting for survival in the wild. The known wild population stands at 21 birds including just 8 females. They are one of only two migratory parrot species in the world, traveling from their breeding site in south-west Tasmania to mainland Australia during the winter months. Luckily […]
Just over a week ago, Melbourne Zoo’s most famous elephant calf, Mali celebrated her second birthday in true celebrity style – photographed posing with her keepers and a number 2-shaped cake for the ‘zooparazzi’. Overcome by the occasion and the curse of the ‘terrible twos’, Mali, the first female elephant ever born in Australia and […]