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Students from Western Sydney have helped Taronga Zoo and Boeing Australia launch an exciting new community outreach program to restore the habitat of locally threatened species.
Taronga Conservation Society Australia’s first carbon off-set project will fund extensive forest regeneration in Western NSW in partnership with Woolworths, the Zoo’s Director, Cameron Kerr, said today.
Two Little Penguins from the famous Manly colony were released back into the wild today after being looked after at the WildlifeHospital while they underwent their yearly moult.
The zoo and aquarium community in Australasia has joined the fight against the global illegal wildlife trade.
Taronga Zoo is celebrating the arrival of an Eastern Bongo calf, one of rarest antelope species in the world.
Zebra foal born 3 February 2015
Taronga Western Plains Zoo is celebrating the birth of a second Zebra foal, in just over a month.
Taronga’s vibrant Squirrel Monkey group has a new baby. Keen-eyed visitors can spot the tiny male holding on to mum, Lena, like a tiny furry backpack as she leaps around the exhibit.
Taronga Zoo is asking the public for help in naming its first-ever Bilby joeys.
During a media call for the season launch of the V8 Super Cars at Taronga today, driver Jamie Whincup was having a zoo encounter with a python when he was asked by photographers to pose for a photo with the competition trophy.
Mzungu Giraffe heads to Canberra
Keepers at Taronga Western Plains Zoo have farewelled female Giraffe, Mzungu who is headed for the National Zoo in Canberra today.

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