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Get Started

  1. Decide on the Volunteer Position you would like to apply for;  you can do this by reading through our website or attending an information session
  2. Find out the opening dates for applications;
  3. When recruitment opens, download the description for the Volunteer Position from our Volunteer Vacancies page 
  4. Fill out the Application Form and address the selection criteria for the position advertised; 
  5. Submit your Application Form and Selection Criteria by the closing date.
  6. Read the Volunteer Code of Conduct;

Note: Unsolicited applications will not be accepted. Please only apply for positions that are open.

Next Steps

Applicants short listed as suitable from their application will be notified and invited to attend a scheduled interview. 

Successful applicants will be notified of start dates and training requirements shortly after their interview.

Further Information

All volunteers are required wear an ID badge and long term volunteers must wear a Taronga uniform.

Volunteer Programs

Volunteer Programs
Taronga has designed different levels of volunteer participation, so no matter what your skills, interests and available time, there is a position that will suit you. More...

Taronga Zoo Volunteer Programs