Olive Python Encounter

Olive Python Encounter $10 per person

Note: Our Olive Python Encounter is not currently available

Our Olive Python encounter runs from 1:30pm – 1.40pm daily with a minimum of 3 participants and a maximum of 6 participants.

Australia’s second largest snake species, the Olive Python, is a great encounter for reptile lovers. Our 3 meter long Olive Python, Oliver, is a sight to see. Weighing over 10 kilograms, Oliver is by far, the largest snake at Peel Zoo. Encountering this gentle giant is an experience you will never forget.



*Terms and Conditions:

Available to participants who are 6 years of age and above only.

  • All encounters are subject to animal availability, refunds will not be offered if the animal does not instigate an interaction
  • Encounters must be paid in full at time of booking.
  • A booking is not confirmed until payment is received.
  • Price does not include Zoo admission.
  • Payment is only returned if seven (7) days’ notice of cancellation is given.
  • Children 6 -15yrs must be accompanied to the encounter by a paying adult.
  • Children under 8 must be accompanied during the encounter by a paying adult.
  • All participants must follow all instructions given by the handlers.
  • Some animal encounters may have number restrictions. You will be informed of these upon booking.
  • Participants must have reasonable motor skills.
  • Each guest must be able to understand English or have a paying interpreter with them.
  • Suitable footwear must be worn during the encounter.
  • Please ensure that your hands are clean prior to commencement of experience.
  • All interaction will be instigated by the animal.
  • Photographs may be taken during encounters for publicity purposes.
  • If you do not show or are late to the experience the fee will NOT be refunded.
  • Encounters are subject to animal availability and weather conditions. They may be cancelled at short notice.
  • Participants may be asked to cease the encounter at any time for whatever reason at the handler’s discretion.
  • The Zoo does not take any responsibility for any injuries that are received. First Aid will be called if needed. 
  • Upon paying admission, Please let staff know you have booked, or are booking an animal encounter.
  • On the day of your encounter, an animal encounter booking form will be presented to you with a list of terms and conditions. This form must be signed prior to your encounter.


Please contact Peel Zoo to make a booking or book online.
Phone: (08) 9531 4322
Fax: (08) 9531 4311
Email: info@peelzoo.com.au