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Let the Zoo help you and your students engage with and celebrate Australia’s nationally recognised events in literacy and biodiversity. Below are the special workshops on offer.

Cycle for a Species - Term 1 2014

Cycle for a Species - Term 1 2014
As part of your Zoo visit, your class will visit the Education Centre for a 45 minute workshop and learn about climate change in relation to some of our iconic native species. We will discuss the Zoo’s current conservation campaigns and how students can influence behaviour change in their families and school communities.

World Water Day

World Water Day
The Zoo will celebrate International World Water Day with a variety of workshops and activities. We will focus on the recreational use of our local wetland environments and the importance of wetland ecosystems to biodiversity.

Evolution of Australian Biota

Evolution of Australian Biota
Curriculum-related workshop on Year 12 Biology Topic - Evolution of Australian Biota. Taronga Western Plains Zoo Education Centre will present live encounters with a range of Australian animals. See how these animals are adapted to their environment.

National Science Week – Energy Evolution

National Science Week – Energy Evolution
Science Week is celebrated each year to acknowledge the wonderful role that science and technology plays in our communities.

Biodiversity Month at Taronga Western Plains Zoo

Biodiversity Month at Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Book Week is celebrated each year to acknowledge the wonderful role that books and stories play in our lives. It showcases new and exciting Australian books and authors and highlights how important reading is. To celebrate 2014 Book Week, Taronga Western Plains Zoo has joined forces with Literature Live! to bring you exciting, educational workshops.