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Melbourne Zoo Christmas Day Lunch - Buffet

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Melbourne Zoo

Elliott Ave

Parkville, VIC 3052


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This year do something different and enjoy Christmas Day at Melbourne Zoo with a gourmet Buffet Lunch!

You will enjoy a very special gourmet Christmas Buffet in our Leopard Lodge or Lakeside Room featuring an extensive selection of all your traditional favourites, a seafood & dessert station plus a live carvery of various meats!

The children will love a surprise appearance from Santa, the photo booth will be a hit for all the family members and a visit from roving musicians will add to the wonderful and merry atmosphere.

Before and after lunch take a wander throughout the Zoo and enjoy the animals as well as the many talks taking place

See below for the gourmet Christmas themed menu which also offers the very best Victorian produce whilst being committed to sourcing sustainable and ethical ingredients. Alcoholic beverages will be served throughout the 3 hour event as well as a range of soft drinks, juice, tea & coffee.

Tuesday 25 December 18

Lunch is from 12pm-3pm with entry into the Zoo from 11am

$250 for adults and $110 for children (2 years-12 years of age)
Eventbrite booking fees apply

For further information call 9285 9440 or email zooevents@restaurantassociates.com.au


Entrée & Seafood Station

Native oysters on ice

Grilled Australian prawns

Butter & garlic steamed Morton Bay bugs

Tasmanian smoked Atlantic salmon

Summer asparagus & roasted fig ‘open’ tart with rocket

Freshly baked Zoo Bakery artisan breads

Live Carvery & Sides

Whiskey & mustard sweet glazed Christmas Ham

Butter roasted Turkey breast

Roast rib of Gippsland Beef

Cranberry & orange roasted vegetable nut loaf

Duck fat roast potatoes

Honey glazed carrots

Parmesan topped cauliflower cheese

Chestnut roasted new season sprouts

Red wine and orange peel braised red cabbage

Grain mustard gravy

Dessert Station

Zoo Bakery made mince pies

Brandy Christmas pudding with a rich custard

Chocolate fountain with mini French waffles

Individual lemon tarts with raspberry dust

Dark Chocolate & salted caramel torte

**Please request all dietary requirements at time of booking.

Children under 2 years are free of charge and will not receive food unless a child’s ticket is booked.
Please advise if you will be bringing children under 2 years to ensure a space at the table for pram or highchair.

Click this link to view our other Christmas Day offering - 4 Course Chrismas Lunch at Melbourne Zoo

Terms & Conditions

Tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable. If you have a special dietary request please include requests at the time of booking to ensure we can organise appropriate catering. Food items may change depending on seasonal availability. Children's tickets are required for those aged 2-12 years old. For children under this age, ticket purchase is at the discretion of the parent and whether you feel the menu would be suitable. If a ticket is not purchased, the child will not be catered. All guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. This is a licenced event. Alcoholic beverages may only be consumed by adults aged 18 and over. Suitable proof of age identification (license, passport, key card) will be required. Clients will be held responsible for ensuring that their guests behave and consume alcohol in a responsible manner and that guests under the age of 18 years old do not consume alcohol. RA (Restaurant Associates) reserves the right to request proof of identification before serving alcoholic beverages to guests. RA reserves the right to refuse the supply of alcohol to patrons who appear intoxicated. RA reserve the right to ask intoxicated and/or disorderly patrons to vacate the premises at any time. No refunds will be made for guests that are refused service or asked to vacate the premises because of intoxication or disorderly behaviour.

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