Outreach and School Programs


Outreach program with hand-on animal contact.

> ZooMobile Sydney

Digital Classrooms

Curriculum based VC sessions with animals.

> Zoo VideoConferencing

Themed Workshops

Engage students to celebrate nationally recognised events.

> Themed Workshops Sydney

> Themed Workshops Dubbo

Vocational Education

Pursue a career in zoo keeping, animal care or zoo horticulture.

> Work Experience Sydney

> Work Experience Dubbo

Project Insitu

Engage the local community to take action.

> Project Insitu

ZoosnooZ Sleepovers

Sleepover and learn about animals and their environment.

> ZoosnooZ Sleepovers Sydney

> ZoosnooZ Sleepovers Dubbo

Twilight Safari   

Explore animals and the zoo after the sun goes down.

> Twilight Safari Sydney

> Twilight Safari Dubbo

Training Courses

Taronga Training Institute (TTI)

Accredited training courses working onsite at Taronga while you study and specialized short courses offered by field experts.

Certificate II in Animal Studies

Work in the animal care industry or become a keeper.

Certificate III in Captive Animals

A pathway to zoo, aquarium, wildlife park or theme park career.


Taronga Training Institute offers Learning and Experience internships for people wanting to work in education, interpretation or guiding in the wildlife tourism industry.

Short Courses

An amazing experience providing you the knowledge, skills and insight into how our experts care for animals at Taronga Zoo.

Join Us

Taronga Teachers Association

Become a wildlife advocate and receive great privileges.

Youth At The Zoo (YATZ)

Teens participate in a variety of activities.