Keepers In Training

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:

Nov:
Saturday 9, 16, 23, 30
Sunday 10, 17, 24

Dec:
Saturday 7, 14, 21
Sunday 1, 8, 15, 22

Jan:
Saturday 11, 18, 25
Sunday 12, 19, 26

Only $40!

Includes photo with an animal. Max of 8 attendees per session,