Mogo Zoo is a privately owned zoo situated 10km south of Batemans Bay in the picturesque and historic gold mining village of Mogo.

The organisation is committed to the survival of endangered animals and provide world standard facilities for over 200 animals of more than 42 rare and exotic species, including the White Lions of ‘Timbavati’. Mogo Zoo also boasts the largest collection of primates in any private zoo in Australia.

As an institutional member of the zoo and aquariaum association, keepers work closely with all major Australasian zoos, cooperating in various species management programs and are actively involved in many global breeding programs.

Mogo Zoo is a valuable tourism asset for the south coast,  attracting visitors to the area, specifically to visit the zoo and media interest in the zoo’s achievements continues to increase.

The Zoo owners involve and to educate the public at large and offer our visitors an intimate, educational zoo experience.

Opening Hours – a note from the Zoo Keepers

9:00am to 5:00pm seven days a week

Mogo Zoo is only closed on Christmas Day. We recommend a minimum of 2 hours for your visit to our zoo, and plan your visit to include our keeper talks and feeding sessions which commence at *10.30 am and 1.45 pm each day.

*Times may vary during school holiday periods.

Mogo Zoo is non-government funded. Upkeep of animals and grounds is funded purely through admission charges, ‘Wild Things’ Gift Shop, the ‘Jungle Drum’ Cafe, Friends of Mogo Zoo Memberships and our Adopt An Animal Program.

We rely greatly on corporate sponsorships to assist the zoo in meeting the financial costs of breeding programs, animal medication and maintaining high standards of health and nutrition.

For more information visit Mogo Zoo