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Experience a taste of Africa at the 250-hectare Werribee Open Range Zoo. Go on safari and visit a wide range of grassland animals including rhino, zebra, giraffe and antelope grazing together on the open savanna. See cheeky monkeys and sleek cheetah on the Pula Reserve Walking Trail and a pride of lions at Lions on the Edge. The Kubu River Hippos is home to one of the world's largest land mammals. A new exhibit for a pack of African wild dogs has recently opened. You can also walk amongst native Australian wildlife. Werribee Open Range Zoo is located 30 minutes drive from Melbourne down the Princes Freeway.