Crikey! Steve Irwin Day - 15 November

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  • Location: Australia Zoo, Beerwah 4519 Queensland
Steve Irwin Day

This day represents the many things Steve was passionate about: FAMILY, WILDLIFE CONSERVATION and FUN.

Steve Irwin Day is where people around the world join together to raise money for Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors to help continue Steve's conservation work and the preservation of wildlife and wild places.

There will be STACKS of fun and activities on Steve Irwin Day, all focused on celebrating and remembering the life of Steve Irwin!

We hope to see you at Australia Zoo to celebrate the life of the greatest wildlife warrior that ever lived, Steve Irwin. Check out all the action here!

Free Sausage Sizzle brekkie!*

Gates open at the extra special time of 8:00am, so fire up early and enjoy a mouth watering sausage sizzle breakfast at Admissions available from 6:00am until stocks last!

Wear your best Khaki threads!

Don't forget to dress head to toe in Khaki to receive 10% discount on gate entry and to receive a free gift - stocks are limited.

Darren Percival performs LIVE in the Crocoseum

Fresh from his astounding appearances on The Voice Australia Series 1 and news that his album 'Happy Home' debuted at number 3 on the ARIA Album Charts in its first week of release, Darren Percival will perform close to home at Australia Zoo on Steve Irwin Day. We are delighted Darren will be joining us for an amazing day of entertainment!

Terri, Bindi and Robert will open the day with Australian actor and musician, John Waters and Olympic Gold Medallist, Melanie Schlanger in the Crocoseum

Learn how YOU can Khaki-it!

The KHAKI IT! Tent will exhibit how Australia Zoo and other organisations KHAKI IT! (on a daily basis!).

Khaki-it Kids chill-out zone

When you're all tuckered out from all the action check out the Khaki-it kids chill out zone. There will be performances and screenings all day - a great spot to chill out and relax!

Possum Box Making

Help your local Wildlife by making one of these awesome Possum boxes! These boxes are a great way to invite local wildlife such as possums and sugar gliders into your backyard. They also keep them safe from preditors!

All this PLUS FREE face painting, FREE colouring competition and a Major Prize Draw where you can WIN stacks of awesome prizes we've got more fun and games than you can poke a stick at! It's as wild as life gets at Australia Zoo as we celebrate the life of the greatest wildlife warrior that ever lived, Steve Irwin.

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Gala Dinner

On Saturday 10 November, the annual Steve Irwin Day Gala Dinner was held in the Grand View Room, at Hillstone St Lucia.

This first-class evening included a sumptuous three-course dinner wit top-notch entertainment from Darren Percival. There was also an appearance from our guests of honour - Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin.

Exclusive auction items went under the hammer throughout the evening PLUS guests had the opportunity to meet some of our gorgeous animals on the night, including our gorgeous cheetah cubs, William and Josh.

All proceeds from this fundraising dinner are going towards Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors, so that we can continue the conservation work Steve was so passionate about and continue to keep his dream alive. View photos of the night on our Facebook Page.

LIVE stream

And finally, for those who can't make it to the Zoo on Steve Irwin Day, you will be able to watch the event via our live stream - visit

Steve Irwin Day 2012
Australia Zoo, Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah
15th of November 2012
Gates Open at 8am

Australia Zoo :
Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah
07 5436 2000
07 5494 8604
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