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Taronga Western Plains Zoo offer a number vocational programs to assist students in exploring career options. These programs are specifically designed for those interested in a career working with animals.

School Work Experience

School Work Experience
Students on work experience at Taronga Western Plains Zoo will spend each of five days at a different division of the life sciences department. One student per school will be accepted.

Meet a Keeper

Meet a Keeper
This unique day-long program allows school students who are considering a zoo career to learn exactly what their job would entail, as well as letting them peek behind the scenes.