Melbourne Zoo Twilights have announced a jam-packed 2017 lineup.
Back for its third year, ticket holders can enjoy the Zoo’s exhibits before settling down on the venue’s fully licensed picnic lawn, hearing live performances from both national and international acts.
The latest incarnation will feature Jo Jo Zep & The Falcons and The Sports, Peter Garrett and The Alter Egos, The Rubens, Ball Park Music alongside The Jungle Giants, Bjorn Again, Paul Dempsy, george, Warpaint, Killing Heidi, The Living End, Kurt Vile, Tegan and Sara, Martha Wainwright, and The Specials.
Held over the summer season, the proceeds from the concert series go into the ongoing conservation work of Zoos Victoria, who are this year fighting the extinction of the Eastern Barred Bandicoot.
New to the concert series will be Taste Of Twilights, where music and animal lovers alike can now enjoy a range of tasty food trucks.
The Melbourne Zoo Twilights for 2017 will run from January 27 to March 11. Tickets on sale Tuesday October 25 via the website.
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