Keeper for a Day

Keeper For A Day - Adult

Work with animals and real zoo keepers hearing amazing stories. From food preparation and animal care to the little known and unexpected jobs such as turning down a zebra's bed or hiding a carnivore's enrichment toys, no day is the same in the life of a keeper! The day includes an “official” Keeper for a Day t-shirt, bag and morning tea.

Keeper For A Day - Cadet (13 - 17 years old)

Hi guys! Do you want to work with animals when you’re older? Do you like the Zoo but you’re not where to start? Keeper for a Day Cadets might be what you are looking for! Keeper for a Day Cadets is a specially designed hands-on day for children aged 13 - 17 years old who’d like to work with flora and fauna or in job that means they contribute to the protection of the natural world when they grow up! Hosted by our team of dedicated Educators, participants learn the daily routines and expectations of a Taronga Keeper.

Keeper For A Day - Junior (8 - 12 years old)

Hi kids! Want to be a zoo keeper but too young to join YATZ or volunteer? Junior Keeper for a Day is a specially designed hands-on day for children aged 8 - 12 years old who’d like to work with animals or in the conservation field when they grow up. Hosted by our team of dedicated Educators, participants learn the daily routines and expectations of a Taronga Keeper.