The Melbourne Zoo

Location
Parkville, Victoria

Business Hours
By Appointment

Introduction

Melbourne Zoo is a multi-award winning tourist attraction set in beautiful natural surrounds just minutes from the CBD. The Zoo offers a unique wedding day experience for you and your guests with the option of four different reception venues: the Rainforest Room looks onto the lush greenery of the playful Tamarin monkeys’ habitat through floor to ceiling windows, the Bong Su room is located at the end of the twisting bamboo elephant trail, the Lakeside Room offers stunning views of the Japanese garden and lake and the Leopard Lodge caters up to 240 guests and looks onto the gardens and lawns of the lower Zoo .

The Zoo’s outdoor ceremony sites are set amidst breathtaking natural surrounds offering a picturesque and intimate setting to exchange your vows. Your wedding photos will be truly unique with a variety of backdrops including beautifully manicured gardens, South East Asian inspired bamboo forest or animals wandering in their natural environment.

The Compass Group team provides dedicated catering for all Zoo functions.  The Zoo’s Chef has created location inspired menus using the very best quality produce, locally sourced, prepared onsite and served with professional skill and care. 

Whether you are looking for traditional seated dining, a cocktail set up or a tailor made package their dedicated Wedding Coordinators will be happy to help you create your perfect day.

Venue Features

Reception guests

Min 1 / Max 500

Price per head

Low $108 / High $145

Ceremony

Indoors & Outdoors

Ceremony Guests

Min 1 / Max 240

Time restrictions

12:00 AM

In-house catering

Yes

3rd party catering

No

Event time included

5 hours

Additional hours

$10 Per Hour

Music must end by

12:00 AM



Melbourne wedding planner

Melbourne wedding planner


Melbourne wedding planner

Melbourne wedding planner

Melbourne wedding planner

Melbourne wedding planner