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Posts for December 2011

Much Loved ‘Chook’ the Superb Lyrebird Passes Away

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:47am

Adelaide Zoo identity and YouTube star, Chook the Superb Lyrebird, passed away this week after 20 years at the Zoo.

Chook arrived at Adelaide Zoo in 1991 from Healesville Sanctuary and has since been delighting the public with his amazing repertoire of calls and mimics, which made him a YouTube sensation with nearly 1.2 million viewings.

Posted by Zoos SA at 11:47am | 0 Comments

Playtime for Adelaide Zoo’s Giant Pandas

Monday, December 19, 2011 5:13pm

From December 17, for the first time, visitors to Adelaide Zoo can view the Zoo’s two Giant Pandas Wang Wang and Funi sharing an exhibit daily.

Posted by Zoos SA at 5:13pm | 0 Comments

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