Monarto Zoo

Monarto South, SA

Where are we going?

Monarto Zoo
3401 Old Princes Hwy
Monarto South SA 5254

8 8534 4100

What is there to do?

Monarto Zoo is a biopark in the true sense of the word. It represents a unique blend of a conservation park, national park and zoological park. The principle purpose is to provide a place for the conservation of wildlife both Australian and exotic, and public recreation and education. Five major habitat exhibits have been developed, including the Asian Steppes, arid North Africa, African plains and Asian grasslands, as the first stage of development at Monarto. The second stage includes habitats for the Cheetah, African Dog, African Lion and Black Rhino.

Features include the Tasmanian Devil exhibit, White Rhino viewing area, and specialised Viewing Platforms for the Water Hole, Cheetah, Lions and Chimpanzees. Their Zookeepers provide fascinating keeper talks throughout the day, giving visitors many opportunities to interact with a knowledgeable person and learn more about the animals.

Contained within the an award winning environmentally friendly, air-conditioned visitor centre is an exhibition space and touch tables for children.

How much does it cost?

Adults: $31.50

Children: $18

Free Under: 3 years.

Family Deals: $85


When can we go?

Monarto Zoo is open from 9.30am to 5pm (last entry at 3pm) every day of the year, except if the fore


Any top tips?

Zu-loop shuttles to wildlife viewing platforms run at regular intervals throughout the day. Keeper Presentations commence from 11.05 am.

I’m Hungry!

You will find the Cafe within the Visitors Centre for a meal, quick snack or a hot drink.

Healthy Eating

For those who prefer to bring their own meals, close by are sheltered picnic areas are available close to the Visitor Centre. - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
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