Zoo Experience with TV Zoologist Chris Humfrey.

Wildlife Workshops

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Is your child simply ‘mad’ about wildlife? Does your child aspire to work with animals? Then the Wild Action® Junior Zoo keeper program is the perfect gift, or school holiday treat for them! Students will be placed in groups, relative to their age and experience. Don't let the 'Junior' deter your animal 'nuts' teenager. Chris Humfrey will personally take each group on a tour around his very own private zoo.

STRICTLY Limited participants!

A maximum of 15 students a day will only be accepted into our program. This means that your child will never miss out! Live shows, hands-on demonstrations and professional supervision... leads to a unique experience never to be forgotten! We GUARANTEE that the program which Chris Humfrey offers is the most interactive 'hands-on' wildlife experience offered anywhere.

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What you will learn
  • Learn to classify animals into phyla, class, order, family, genus and species. Learn to prepare food for a myriad of species & Get involved in our endangered species breeding programs with woylies, sooty owls, cassowaries, and spot-tailed quolls.
  • Participate in captive husbandry techniques and learn to handle wildlife. Be prepared for a very 'hands-on' day. Our expert team take the time to photograph your child's very WILD day.
  • Develop a greater appreciation and respect for their natural world, and work with a group of people who are all dedicated to preserving and understanding native wildlife.
What you will get
  • Junior Zoo Keeper Certificate of participation.
  • USB stick with photographs of your child's amazing WILD experience.
  • A WILD experience to remember for the rest of their lives!

What to bring
  • Your child will need to bring a snack and packed lunch for the day's activities.
  • Suitable outdoor clothing for the day's experience. Please note weather forecast the day before the class.
What to wear

Sturdy shoes and clothing suitable for the day's weather forecast are essential.

Appropriate for

Suitable for ages 5 - 17 year old


Wild Action

Vendor since 2016

Wild Action was Established in 1994. The Company was created by zoologist Chris Humfrey to satiate his personal desire to educate people about the amazing biodiversity in Australia. Chris was particularly keen on creating interactive ’hands-on’ incursions which captivated and inspired children. Humfrey always had a wonderment for nature, and it always amazed him that others didn't always share his passion for the beauty and magic of the Natural World.

Twenty one years later, Wild Action Zoo is now a state of the art private zoological facility in the Macedon Ranges, and operates the only 'truly' mobile zoo in the State of Victoria. The Wild Action Zoo Team breed many rare and endangered species. 

Wild Action employs a Team 10 full-time staff members, and our award winning Company educates well over 250,000 school children a year....on all things Wild!

Ultimately, it is Wild Action's  goal to inspire people to develop an interest and empathy in all things ‘WILD’, by delivering responsible, sustainable and educational wildlife encounters.

Wild Action shows do make a difference!

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Refund & Cancellation Policy

Wild Action requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Wild Action to organise a refund or transfer

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Wild Action or organised by Wild Action must agree to these terms and conditions.


I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Wild Action.


I agree to give Wild Action unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Wild Action classes and events or on Wild Action's premises. (For use of Wild Action marketing materials).


Wild Action requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. 


In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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23 March 2020 • Zoo Experience with TV Zoologist Chris Humfrey.

An AMAZING experience! 😁 Chris and his Wild Action team are AWESOME! These guys are top class!! 👍🏻 My children ABSOLUTELY loved their zoo experience day with Chris and his team. They ensured our children's safety at all times while giving them an educational and hands on experience with a variety of animals. They had so much fun!! 😁 This is the second time my 2 children have done this Junior Zoo Keeper for a day and they have come away with more learning / information and lots more hands on experience as well as additional AMAZING memories and photos! They'll definitely do it again in the future. We highly recommend Wild Action's Junior Zoo Keeper day for all children who love to discover and learn about animals while getting a hands on, plus up close and personal experience with the animals in a safely monitored environment. Over the years we have experienced and watched Wild Action at public events, at our home birthday party, on TV programs and at this Junior Zoo Keeper day and it is clear that Chris and his team are top of their class in all settings with children's learning and safety as top priority at all times! GO WILD ACTION!!! 👍🏻😁

Wild Action


Dear Rhys and Alyssa, the pleasure is all ours! It's great to see your LOVE and interest for Zoology and caring for wildlife. Thank you so much for your kind words and continued support. We have an awesome Team who make Wild Action ZooHQ a very special and safe learning environment environment. I look forward to seeing you all again sometime soon. In the meantime, please don't hesitate to email me to discuss other opportunities to build on your knowledge and experiences. Kind Regards Chris Humfrey/Director/Wild Action


23 February 2020 • Zoo Experience with TV Zoologist Chris Humfrey.

Mia had the best day ever with Chris and his Wild Action ‘family’. From the minute he walked through the gate to greet everyone, he was so personable and welcoming each child by name. Mia tells me that only 2 kids in the group hadn’t done the experience before, so I think that speaks volumes of the experience. And Mia certainly wants to come back! Mia tells me it was an action packed day full of information and interactions with animals, further motivating her dream to become a zoologist. She honestly can’t pick one favourite moment, so there is too many to mention. She’s been madly saving up to buy herself a surfboard, but now this is all going towards setting up a home for a pet blue tongue lizard!

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Hey Mia, it was lovely meeting you last weekend, and spending the day working with you and all of my animals. So glad that you are as passionate as me! Keep up the energy and focus on wildlife. Remember ...it's hard getting a bank loan working with animals......but it's a rewarding and exciting career. I look forward to seeing you again sometime. Sing-out if you need any advice on anything whatsoever. Happy to help like-minded people. Cheers Chris :)


04 February 2020 • Zoo Experience with TV Zoologist Chris Humfrey.

Second time my children have had the opportunity to participate in this amazing wildlife experience. We didn't think it was possible but loved the experience even more this time . Chris and the team are intuitive to give children of different ages different ways to participate.

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