Entries by Glen Cavaco

KOALA JOEY NAMING COMPETITION WINNER

Here is our Joey naming competition winner Kiah enjoying her very special prize – an up-close Encounter with the koala she named – Holly.  Visitors can book a Koala Encounter (9.30am or 3.45 pm) daily online or by calling the zoo on 02 6585 1060.

Billabong Zoo, Port Macquarie – Crocodile Photo Competition

Last  few days for our Crocodile Photo Competition. Winner receives a Billabong Zoo Animal Encounter of their choice plus  along with the three runner-ups entry into our end-of-year Prize Draw for all our Photo Caption winner and runner-ups.  Please look carefully at the photo – Shrek our Monster Saltwater Croc has lizard at the end […]

CROCODILES: CONSERVATION through EDUCATION

You may have heard over the years Mark Stone, owner of Billabong Zoo in Port Macquarie, talk about Conservation through Education as being one of the key roles of a modern zoo. On Sunday 25th June 2017 it’s CROC DAY at the Zoo as we turn our attention to Crocodiles as part of our regular […]

Koala Joey naming competition – the Winner is…

And our new koala joey is called Holly (cross between the father’s name Ollie and mother’s name Hannalee )… we had a lot of entries with Holly (and Hollie) and our winner was pulled out from the entry forms by one of our Zoo Keepers who loves the name … well done to our winner […]

MAY 2017 – WOMBAT PHOTO COMPETITION WINNER

What a great deal of fun going through our Wombat photo captions. The winner and three runners-up all go into the end of year final prize draw. WINNER ” I’m not sure that these sit ups are helping with my pot belly!!!” – Lyn RUNNERS-UP “Heads, shoulders, kneeeeze and … tooes.” – Mary “And that’s […]