Steve Irwin Day at Australia Zoo, November 15, 2017. The Irwins feed the crocodiles.
Steve Irwin Day at Australia Zoo, November 15, 2017. The Irwins feed the crocodiles. Ben Beaden

Australia Zoo honours crocodile hunter on Steve Irwin Day

AUSTRALIA Zoo has given tribute to its Aussie legend Steve Irwin, urging visitors to "khaki it" in honour of the crocodile hunter.

The Irwin family and Wildlife Warriors conservation group celebrated Steve Irwin Day on November 15, inviting country music star Troy Cassar-Daley to perform for crowds at the zoo.

 

Troy Cassar-Daley performs for the crowds on Steve Irwin Day. He later made his imprint on the zoo's walk of fame.
Troy Cassar-Daley performs for the crowds on Steve Irwin Day. He later made his imprint on the zoo's walk of fame. Ben Beaden

Bindi, Robert and Terri Irwin were on hand for the crocodile feeding show, along with the annual lorikeet race through the Crocoseum, kiss-a-critter competitions, workshops, pony rides, face painting and the Conservation Conversations information talk.

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Those who entered the zoo wearing khaki were given 10 per cent off the entry price.


School students tuck into delicious morning Brekky Club

School students tuck into delicious morning Brekky Club

There are plans to extend it to more days and help the students out

Paying the favour forward for North Qld flood victims

Paying the favour forward for North Qld flood victims

Kariboe Street Collective or Theodore Home and Garden Cafe drop off

Cyclone Oma needed to go north to deliver desperate rainfall

Cyclone Oma needed to go north to deliver desperate rainfall

The weekend weather is expected to be hot and partly cloudy