Dinos After Dark is the new mesmerising nocturnal adventure coming to Werribee Open Range Zoo

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Dinos After Dark is the new mesmerising nocturnal adventure coming to Werribee Open Range Zoo

Words by Staff Writer

Walk alongside 14 gigantic illuminated dinosaurs this April.

For eight magical nights over the school holidays, Werribee Open Range Zoo invites you to embark on a thrilling journey into the past with Dinos After Dark, an enchanting nocturnal adventure to discover what the dinosaurs get up to once the sun sets.

As the day fades into night, immerse yourself in the mysterious ambiance of the River Trail adorned with 14 life-sized animatronic pre-historic marvels. Illuminated by a captivating after-hours light show, encounter everything from a gentle Brachiosaurus baby to the mighty Tyrannosaurus Rex tyrant, all up close and in the dark!

Event Details:

  • Dates: 7th to 14th April
  • Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Location: River Walk, Werribee Open Range Zoo
  • Cost:
    • Adult: $46.00
    • Child: $23.00
    • Concession: $34.50
    • Member Adult: $41.00
    • Member Child: $21.00
    • Member Concession: $31.00

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Prepare to be dazzled by an array of activities, including a spectacular dinosaur light show, mesmerising fire performances, and a vibrant glow zone. Dance the night away to tunes spun by a DJ, toast marshmallows over a crackling fire, and frolic in the magical Snow Zone.

You can also enhance your experience by booking an exclusive tour of the Savannah at sundown with the Dusk Safari. Venture into behind-the-scenes areas of the zoo, meet the dedicated keepers, and witness the majestic giraffes as they retire to their night quarters. This one-hour safari promises an unforgettable behind-the-scenes glimpse into the zoo’s nocturnal world.

While all ages are welcome to join this thrilling adventure, parents are advised that some young children may find the animatronic dinosaurs intimidating. Parental supervision is required throughout the event.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to witness the wonder of the prehistoric world come to life after dark. Step into another realm and embark on an unforgettable journey with “Dinos After Dark” at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

Book your tickets and find out more here.