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  • Ondrej Manda

    need a zoo for a tvc shooting for 2-3 days
    australia in special but welcome for suggestions.


    We have a number of zoos in Australia and it will depend on what access you would need to the zoo to begin with.
    Do you have a schedule or script with more details?
    Visas will need to be organised well in advance for international cast and crew.
    Feel free to email me and we could discuss in more detail.


    Vicki, we have one here in the very centre of Australia, two short flights from Hong Kong. David Attenborough in fact said “it is the best of its kind in the world”. Only outback animals though, kangaroos, emus, snakes, lizards (including the giant Perentie), dingoes, Eagles, bilbies etc. Includes a raptor daily twice daily but could be put on for your production.

    Hi Vicki,
    Murray from the Location Guide flicked me a msg regarding your search.
    Melbourne, Australia, Sydney and Adelaide Zoos – top 4 zoos in Australia.
    I have attached some sample images – but can you give me a more succinct brief about the job and I may be able to be of further assistance
    Dan Wood

    Dear Vicki,

    There are several zoos in New South Wales. This Destination NSW link provides information on and hotlines to the majority of both the large and the small ones in the State:

    Kind regards,

    Cynthia Meyer
    Senior Production Attraction Executive
    Screen NSW

    Lisa Powell

    Hi Vicki,

    Victoria has a several zoos you might be interested in contacting:

    Melbourne Zoo can be difficult to access for filming but these alternatives might be of interest to you:

    Werribee Open Range Zoo, which houses both local and international species in an open range setting

    Healesville Sanctuary, which focuses on animals native to Australia

    Halls Gap Zoo – Victoria’s largest regional zoo, with local and exotic species

    You might also be interested in the searchable Film Victoria Location Gallery: and also in eMate – which promotes film co-production relationships.

    I hope this is of assistance!

    Kind Regards,
    Jacinta Palmer – Location and Production Services Officer, Film Victoria

    Hi Brian,

    I ‘d be happy to help you with your request
    I have sent you a relevant e-mail.

    Kind Regards,
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    Eleni Fanariotou


    Hi Vicky,
    Italy has several private zoo and you can skeep all the bureaucracy.

    For example Zoo delle Star is nearby Rome:


    Vic Anthony


    I am the Locations Co-ordinator for the Queensland film commission Screen Queensland.

    I would like to invite you to take a look at the following linked presentation of Zoos, Theme parks and Sanctuaries they may suit your project. Please feel welcome to share this link with your contacts.

    You are also welcome to download Screen Queensland’s Locations, Crew and Facilities iPhone app that will allow you search all of Queensland’s locations at anytime. Please follow the below link to download the app.

    Please contact our department directly at if you have any further questions.

    All the best

    Angus Ledgerwood
    Screen Queensland
    Locations Co-ordinator

    Let me know if you’d like to consider Singapore. We have a beautiful zoo with some new sections that recently opened.

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