Education

School programs to suit your needs

School programs

School programs provide opportunities for students to connect with our animals, build their understandings, and be empowered to take action to help save wildlife. Our 21st century programs link strongly to outcomes from VEYLDF, EYLFA, AusVELS, and VCE study designs.

  • Planning your school visit

    All you need to plan an awesome school excursion to Werribee Open Range Zoo, Melbourne Zoo or Healesville Sanctuary

  • School holidays adventures and programs

    Unique adventures and exciting programs available during the school holidays

  • Professional development

    Professional development programs that can be used to fulfil the Victorian Institute of Teaching requirements as well as a range of corporate programs

  • Teacher Members

    Do you want to join a community of teachers who are helping to Fight Extinction all across Victoria?

  • Teacher Resources

    Digital learning projects and resources that will help inspire your students to learn about wildlife

  • Youth at the Zoo

    Are you13-18 years old and interested in helping Zoos Victoria with its mission to fight extinction?

  • Vet for a Day

    Spend a day working alongside our vets on real life cases involving Healesville Sanctuary's animals, and injured wildlife brought to the hospital

  • Love Your Locals Challenge

    A number of our lovable local species are under threat and urgently need our help.
    We are inviting schools to partner with us to fight extinction!

  • Zoo SnooZzz

    An overnight survival camp for students, where they will get to know the animals of Melbourne Zoo as they have never known them before!