Mobile Zoos can provide an interactive and educational experience to enhance your Tree Day activities. Here are some contacts:
New South Wales
Sponsored by the NSW Department of Education and Training, the Taronga Zoomobile has been specifically designed for schools that have difficulty coming to the Zoo. During a visit, the student audience will be able to meet, learn about and interact with native animals, encouraging them to take positive action in the conservation of our native wildlife.
02 9978 4739
We specialise in the educational display of Australian native animals. Mobile, safe and great fun, our shows are guaranteed to capture the wild imagination of kids and adults alike. Crocodiles, pythons, possums, lizards, birds, bats, frogs and bugs can all be brought to your school, preschool, childcare centre or party, for an incredible, 'hands-on' animal experience!
0417 899 466
Snake Xpress is a mobile reptile unit dedicated to bringing their customers educational yet highly entertaining presentations and displays. Our presenters are experienced and have worked in the zoo industry for a number of years. Our aim is to introduce the public to the unique wildlife in Australia and to heighten the awareness of our native reptiles and the place they hold in our environment.
0401 328 228
Radical Reptiles is a Bundaberg-based family owned and operated business that can bring the wonderful world of reptiles direct to your school, club, show, display or other event. The Mobile Displays showcase both venomous and non-venomous live snakes, lizards, turtles, and even crocodiles.
Gin Gin QLD
07 4157 2948 or 0430 090 625
Our presenters will entertain all ages with one of our S.A.C.S.A mapped educational native wildlife shows. We can focus on Adaptations, Endangered Species, Classification, Australian Animals, Biodiversity or devise a presentation to suit your school's program.
08 8388 5104 or 0419 027 525
Provides educational ‘incursions' with a wide variety of Australian animals, insects, mini-beasts and endangered species.
0419 385 245
Let Butterfly Adventures bring the excitement of butterflies into your school's classroom! Live butterflies, caterpillars and chrysalis (pupae) are brought to the class and their complicated lives are revealed and explained using amusing props like the 'butterfly costume'. Students will have a chance to touch butterflies and watch them eating.
1300 67 99 47 or 0430 229 525
Minibeast Wildlife will bring the world of minibeasts into your classroom. Using a unique array of small wildlife, and specialising in invertebrates, we offer a range of programs which will supplement core curriculum and aid teachers to cover a number of key concepts. The live animals utilised include insects, arachnids, molluscs, reptiles and frogs.
Bacchus Marsh VIC
0434 998 263
Roaming Reptiles has a variety of 'critters' available to bring to schools, kinders, groups and birthday parties. At Roaming Reptiles our presenters are all keen herpetologists (reptile enthusiasts) who keep and breed their own reptiles.
0418 227 083
The team at Snakehandler introduce children to the world of reptiles at birthday parties, through tailor made education programs focusing on practical learning and safety. As each school is different we develop programs depending on your requirements. Let us know what you need and we will structure it for you; all of our programs fit in to VELS and CSF II.
0419 382 414 or 0418 809 797
The owner of Snakebusters is the globally recognized Snakeman, Raymond Hoser, author of nine books and hundreds of definitive reptile papers. Among his achievements are the discovery and naming of more species, genera, tribes and the like of snakes than anyone else in the world! In Victoria, Snakebusters reptile displays are the only company who allow everyone to hold the reptiles.
Animals On The Move is privileged to bring you up close and personal with a diverse range of marsupials, birds and reptiles.
1300 760 354
Wild Thingz provides mobile educational animal encounters to a wide audience giving them a unique experience that will engage and enthrall them! Wild Thingz can travel to Schools & child care centres, sporting events, Birthday Parties, Special Events and Remote Communities, to allow people to learn and interact with native Australian animals.
Berry Springs NT
(08) 89 881299 | 0429 625 259
Peel Zoo has a wealth of experience when it comes to presenting interactive, wildlife experiences. In fact, we even have a name for our presentations: Zoo2U. Zoo2U delivers a wide range of up close and personal experiences in an equally diverse range of locations.
08 9531 4322
Australian Capital Territory
02 6231 2894