public notice

Wednesday 24th October 2012
The family of Taronga Zoo keeper, Lucy Melo, told Zoo staff today that she is no longer on the critical list at Royal North Shore Hospital, although she remains in Intensive Care.
Tuesday 23rd October 2012
Taronga Zoo Director Cameron Kerr has received an update on the condition of keeper Lucy Melo today.
Monday 22nd October 2012
Taronga has been advised by Lucy Melo’s family that her condition continues to remain stable.
Sunday 21st October 2012
Taronga's injured elephant keeper, Lucy Melo, remains in a critical but stable condition today in the Royal North Shore Hospital.
Saturday 20th October 2012
The Zoo keeper injured yesterday at Taronga remains stable in Royal North Shore Hospital today.
Friday 19th October 2012
Taronga has been advised that the keeper injured earlier today at the elephant barn remains in a critical but stable condition in Royal North Shore Hospital.
Friday 19th October 2012
During a routine training session at about 11.30 am this morning in Taronga Zoo’s elephant barn, an incident occurred whereby a young male elephant pinned a female keeper against a bollard.
Thursday 18th October 2012
Taronga Zoo will open between 9.30am and close at 4.30 pm from June 1 until August 31.
Wednesday 25th April 2012
A recent NSW Ministry of Health investigation into the risk to humans of tuberculosis (TB) from animals at Taronga Zoo has found there is no risk to visitors and there are no cases of tuberculosis among zoo staff.
Wednesday 29th February 2012
An expert Working Group involving the NSW Ministry of Health and Taronga Zoo met last week to further review the results of screening of staff and zoo animals following the discovery of a chimp with Tuberculosis (TB) last September. They confirmed that tests on over a hundred zoo staff and 160 animals have not identified any people or animals with active TB.