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Meerkats are social animals that are very resourceful and family-orientated, as long as you know your place in the hierarchy.
Monday 29 July 2013 is Global Tiger Day and helps draw attention to the plight of these animals in the wild
Have you ever felt like you stepped into a sci-fi movie or had a 'Back to the Future' moment? That's exactly what it was like for our Zoo Keepers when we trialled the first set of Google Glass to hit Australian shores.
Schools have a unique opportunity to decorate a baby Black Rhino sculpture as part of the Zoos’ Wild! Rhinos conservation art project.
Our primate keepers have farewelled an infant Francois Leaf - monkey who despite all efforts, failed to thrive.
What animal is a mammal, like us, but lays eggs? It's named after a Greek Goddess who was half woman and half reptile. Read on to find out!
Our two Giraffe calves are the continuing to flourish and really finding their feet as part of the herd.
At just over one year old, Lima the Siamang Ape is becoming quite independent for his age.
It's not every day that you come face to face with Australia's largest bird of prey, but a group of kids from our Zoo Adventures program can now boast that they got up-close to this striking new Zoo arrival.
Come behind the scenes at Black Rhino and learn about the what the Zoo's keepers and veterinary team are doing to help this species.

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Come to the @austmus Oct 30 for a lecture on the disappearing White-fronted Chat as part of the #tarongabirdfestival! http://t.co/CX7wmSuP0K
RT @702sydney: Thanks to @tarongazoo for giving winning schools the chance to interact with native animals at Simmos Beach today. http://t.…
It's national #waterweek! Did you know 1,825 litres of water is used in the production of the plastic water bottles (that’s 7300 cups)?

Public Notices

A fire broke out in a service building on the perimeter of Taronga Zoo overnight. Fire Brigade crews attended and extinguished the fire before 3am. No people or animals were injured in the fire. Preliminary investigations have found no suspicious circumstances.
Taronga Zoo has very different policies on animal care than the Copenhagen Zoo.
SUBORDINATE LEGISLATION ACT 1989 ZOOLOGICAL PARKS BOARD ACT 1973 AND ZOOLOGICAL PARKS REGULATION 2014 TARONGA CONSERVATION SOCIETY AUSTRALIA
While you’re out and about you may notice that some of Taronga’s Wild! Rhinos may have apparently wandered away from their locations.