Monarto Safari Park and Adelaide Zoo are open under SA Health COVID Management Plans. Please book a ticket prior to visiting, and click here to read our vaccination, face mask and travel requirements.

Life Membership at Zoos SA provides unlimited visits to both Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park for life! It also comes with a transferable pass*, so you can share the adventure with another adult or two children.

You also receive all the benefits of annual membership, including discounts at our retail outlets and cafés, free entry to most major zoos around Australia and member-only prices for our animal experiences.

For a short time only we are lowering the price of Life Membership from $2,489 to $2,250 but only if you purchase before 5pm, Monday 29 November 2021.

We’re also offering new Life Members the chance to pay off their membership over six months making this precious gift easier to purchase than ever. Please email us at to arrange a payment plan.


Life Member Exclusive Benefits

Become a Zoos SA Life Member and receive unlimited entry for the rest of your life. Bring a friend along too with your transferable pass* and share in a lifetime of wonder and memories.

You’ll enjoy a lifetime of all the perks of annual membership plus these exclusive benefits too…

  • Transferable membership card that admits another adult or two children to Adelaide Zoo or Monarto Safari Park free. This can be used with or without the life member present!
  • Life membership certificate
  • Life membership lanyard

A popular gift for young families to guarantee generations of fun!

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*Transferable pass is only valid in South Australia.


Free Entry to the Following Zoos for life

Zoos in Australia work closely together to ensure breeding success and the preservation of species. A big benefit to members is the ability to use your Zoos SA membership to gain entry to the following Zoos:

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How your membership helps…

  1. Care for over 3,000 animals at Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park
  2. Support vital conservation and breeding programs within our gates and in the wild
  3. Ensure the future of our zoos, their wonderful wildlife and their wild cousins so we can continue to help save species from extinction
  4. As a conservation charity we rely on the support of our members to help us save species and connect people with nature. Together, we really can make a difference to conservation both locally and internationally.

Buy a Zoos SA life membership

Our membership team are on hand to help you make the decision to support Zoos SA by purchasing a Life Membership.

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  • Unlimited Access    Enjoy unlimited free visits to Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park and most major Australian zoos for 365 days a year.
  • Zoo Times    Get all the latest zoo news, member’s offers and competitions with our fortnightly e-news and twice yearly Zoo Times magazine.
  • Zoo Shop & Cafe discount    There’s something for everyone in the Zoo Shop and cafes. Members enjoy and exclusive 10% discount on most products.
  • Animal Experiences    Member discounts apply to our interactive behind the scenes experiences, giving you a great chance to get up-close to some of your favourite animal friends.
  • Endless Discovery    Our exciting calendar of events includes new and engaging school holiday programs sure to keep the kids wanting more. Or, if you’re heading interstate use your Zoos SA memberships for a great family day at most major zoos. With our Master Plan underway and our visionary Nature’s Playground in development, there’s no better time to become a member.
  • Cubs Membership    We know it’s a tough job trying to keep young kids entertained, learning and having fun so we offer membership and entry to kids under 4 for free! Our zoo parents love to spend the whole day exploring the zoos or even just popping in for a morning stroll, lunch on the central lawn or a play date with friends.
  • Contribute to Conservation    Your membership plays a vital role in supporting our many breeding and conservation programs and is helping us protect the amazing animals in our zoos and in the wild.

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About Zoos SA

Zoos SA is a not-for-profit conservation charity that exists to connect people with nature and save species from extinction. Zoos SA acknowledges the Country on which we stand always was, and always will be, Aboriginal land and we pay our deepest respect and gratitude to Kaurna (Adelaide Zoo) and Ngarrindjeri (Monarto Safari Park) Elders, past, present and emerging. We undertake critical conservation work throughout Australia and acknowledge the traditional custodians of these lands.

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