On Days of Total Fire Ban Animal Land will be closed.

Due to extreme weather and heat conditions animal land will be closed for the safety of all animals, guests and staff during this period.

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Animal Land Children’s Farm – an authentic farm experience for children and families.

We offer public tours, student groups, children’s parties – all just 30 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD.

Animal Land Children’s Farm is Melbourne’s premiere farm experience. For more than 30 years this unique attraction has offered visitors to the only truly authentic, first-hand experience of a working farm.

Animal Land has been specifically set up to give children a tangible, practical farming experience. Unlike other animal attractions and zoos where visitors simply observe the animals from a distance, our visitors get to hold, pat, feed, ride and immerse themselves in farm life first-hand.

We are open 7 days a week and operate scheduled tours throughout the day.

Bookings are essential.

We will be closed over Christmas from December 23rd to December 27th.

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School Tours

For teachers seeking a unique excursion for their students, we have a range of tailored farm tours for children from Kinder to Year 9, (many of which align with the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority guidelines).

Animal Land truly is ‘the outside classroom’, a place where your students can get their hands dirty and their minds enriched.

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Children’s Parties

If you’re tired of booking the same old indoor play centre for birthdays, book a party with us and your children will experience a vibrant, healthy, outdoor experience that will have them talking about it for days after.

Our tractor rides, adventure playground, pony rides, and farm sport events beat a hot, crowded indoor play centre any day.

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Farm Stay Accommodation

Looking for a weekend getaway for the family or perhaps a rustic, romantic getaway?

Our bed and breakfast cottage offers exquisite luxury accommodation for up to 8 people, and comes complete with a continental breakfast, a cosy log fire and a fully self-contained cottage.

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To book a tour, a party or accommodation, you can simply Email usor call us on (03) 9740 1345