Join us for these one of a kind experiences! Get up close and personal!
Cuddle the Babies, Interact with the mob and more!
Kangaroo Encounter Options
Price does not include Zoo Admission. Zoo Admission is required for all encounters. *Jan-Feb Winter Wonderland Tickets will replace Zoo Admission, please click here for more info.
Baby Kangaroo aka: Joey encounter:
Space is limited to 6-10 people per experience.
Meet one of the joeys! Take time to cuddle and learn about him or her!
10-15 min. $35 per person.
*This is not a private encounter- there may be others in the group. Max group size is 6
Head into the exhibits and meet the different kangaroo species up close and personal. Check out the babies in the pouch. Hand feed and touch the different species! Learn more then you thought possible about roos while interacting with them on an up close and personal level!
allow 45 minutes. $54 per person
Please reserve ahead of time to ensure your spot.
Click here to fill out an online reservation request!
Children must be 8 years or older with an accompanying parent in order to do this experience
A little bit about the kangaroos at NGZ: We house 7 different species of kangaroos from some of the smallest species to the largest Species. Bennett Wallabies, Red Kangaroos, Bettongs, Wallaroos and more. Meet our rare albino wallaby also!
North Georgia Zoo participates in Kangaroo Conservation and usually has joeys available to get up close and personal with.
When visiting you may also get to see some babies in the pouch!
Sign up for one of the encounters options and get to hold a joeys, feed the big guys, meet the different species of kangaroos and more.
Don't forget to check out " What to know before your Encounter"
Other Options that include meeting a Kangaroo(s):
Walk Through Encounter Experience: $54 Per person.
Go into the enclosures and or feed and interact with the African Crested Porcupines, Adult Kangaroos,Deer and Patagonian Cavies.
Want more? Check out our Ultimate & Wild Animal Encounter. With these specialty tours, you will get more time and interaction with the animals!