Keepers In Training
Ever wondered what it’s like to be a wildlife keeper? Keepers In Training is a fantastic weekend activity for you!
Keepers In Training allows children to experience what it’s really like to be a Cairns ZOOM & Wildlife Dome wildlife keeper!
Join a wildlife keeper for an interactive, hands-on experience covering animal care, health and handling. You even get to have a photo taken with an animal to take home!
As a Keeper In Training, you can…
– Help feed animals
– Learn about conservation
– Get up close with our resident koalas
– Help keepers clean enclosures
– Have a photo with an animal to take home
– Monitor animal health (weigh animals)
– Make enrichment items
– Learn how to handle reptiles
When Is It On?
Available for 3-7 year olds (includes one adult companion and runs for 1 hour) from 9-10am and 8-13 year olds from 11am-1pm on the following dates:
Saturday 9, 16, 23, 30
Sunday 10, 17, 24
Saturday 7, 14, 21
Sunday 1, 8, 15, 22
Saturday 11, 18, 25
Sunday 12, 19, 26
Includes photo with an animal. Max of 8 attendees per session,