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Where to Eat

Where to Eat

You won’t go hungry here!

Our dining venues, located throughout Australia Zoo, cater for a wide variety of tastes and offer an extensive menu of fresh, hot and cold food and drinks. You will always find a spot to relax and enjoy your breakfast, morning tea, lunch or a quick snack!

Crikey Cafe

Crikey Café

Crikey Café serves up a number of delicious crowd favourites, including burgers, pizza, hot chips, sandwiches, sushi, salads and many more. You’ll find a dining option to suit every budget and taste. 

When visiting Crikey Café take a seat at one of our unique handcrafted tables made from Queensland hardwood; your table may have been made by Steve Irwin himself! We also cater for special dietary needs as well as including a range of vegetarian meals. If you have food allergies or food intolerances, please talk to a friendly staff member about which options fit your specific requirements.

View our extensive menu here:

The Laughing Frog Lolly Shop

The Laughing Frog Lolly Shop

The Laughing Frog Lolly Shop and Ice-Creamery overlooks the Laughing Frog Water Park. Grab a coffee and watch the kids as they cool down. It also stocks a wonderful selection of beachwear.

With over 300 different types of lollies and loads of ice-cream flavours to choose from, there’s something to suit the entire family. The Laughing Frog Lolly Shop will add a bit of fun to your day, and the kids will love it!


Thinking of having a corporate function? From small school groups through to corporate events and weddings, here at The Crikey Café we can cater for it all! We can offer many dining choices, including meal vouchers, buffet menus and a variety of platter options.

Call now to book your hassle-free function.

To book your next party or function call (07) 5436 2025 or email

Warrior Restaurant & Bar

Located inside the newly constructed Crocodile Hunter Lodge, the Warrior Restaurant & Bar is a must-visit! Located on 88 Irwin Road, Beerwah you will experience food crafted by our talented chefs, utilising Australia’s freshest ingredients. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, our restaurant showcases native flavours and the freshest Australian produce including locally sourced produce from the Sunshine Coast and surrounds. Come take in the beautiful surroundings and experience dining like no other! To make a reservation, click here or call (07) 5436 2310.

Support our mission of conservation through Containers for Change by putting your empty drink containers in the dedicated bins.




If you are interested in applying for a position in one of the Australia Zoo dining venues, please send your resume to our Human Resource Officers. Email: Fax: (07) 5439 9128 (Attention: HR Manager)