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Want to find out more about volunteering?

Come along to one of our Information Sessions and find out more about the variety of roles available for volunteers, a bit more about what they require, and how to apply.  Our roles available are as many and varied as the people who apply, attending this session will help you choose the right role and understand the recruitment process better.

NB:  You can apply for an advertised volunteer role without attending an information session, these are purely for us to chat to you about available opportunities and assist in the application process.  Don't miss out on applying for a current Volunteer opportunity by waiting for the next session!

Our current vacancies can be viewed here. New roles are added all the time so check back regularly.

NB: These sessions are for volunteering for 18 year olds and over.

For volunteering ages 13-19 see our YATZ program.  Youth At The Zoo - YATZ!


The next Information Sessions are scheduled for:


Taronga Zoo

  • Thursday 25th February 2016 - 9:30am - 11:30am
  • Saturday 27th February 2016 - 9:30am - 11:30am

*Please assemble at the lecture theatre to the right of the Main Entrance at Taronga Zoo (look for the red painted pylon)

 RSVP your attendance to volunteertz@zoo.nsw.gov.au



Taronga Western Plains Zoo

  • Saturday 27th February 2016

    6:45am Early Morning Walk

    9:30am Information session

    At the Zoo Friends Centre, Taronga Western Plains Zoo

    **This session will include a free Early Morning Walk (tour of the zoo), as this tour is delivered by volunteers this will give you a necessary insight into what the tasks of a TWPZ Volunteer are.

    The information session itself will start at 9:00am if you have been on an early morning walk previously and would like to attend at this time feel free, RSVP still requested.

    RSVP your attendance to jkubski@zoo.nsw.gov.au