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Taronga Zoo in Sydney and Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo offer a diverse range of self-guided activities to complement your excursion. 

Trail Activities

The Workshop section provides details on our guided activities. The resources resources there also include pre-visit activities, student trails and suggested post-visit activities that may help you plan your own visit.

Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo: Preschool to Stage 1

 Preschool to Stage 1
From Farmyard Friends, to Backyard Buddies and Animals of the Dreaming, our Preschool to Stage 1 resources provide a valuable and engaging foundation to wildlife education.

Taronga Zoo: Stage 2 to Stage 3

 Stage 2 to Stage 3
With a practical guide to Grow Your Own Wildlife and a lesson in the importance of Australian fauna, Taronga’s Stage 2 to Stage 3 resources deepen children’s understanding of wildlife.

Taronga Zoo: Stage 4 to Stage 6

 Stage 4 to Stage 6
Taronga’s Stage 4 and 5 resources include discussion and detailed consideration of the roles of modern zoos, delivered in an engaging way by our trained educators.

Plan your visit

Please visit our Plan an Excursion page for more information about planning your excursion, including maps, risk assessment forms and a schedule of show times and keeper talks.


Please visit our Bookings and Costs page for further information.