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Our Patrons

The work of the Taronga Foundation would not be possible without the generous support of our Patrons.

Our sincere thanks go to: 

Executive Patrons

  • Maurice L Newman AC (Chair)
  • Nigel Adams
  • Guy Cooper PSM
  • Barry Goldman
  • Angus Hawley
  • Lisa Ho
  • Terry Kaljo
  • Thomas O’Donnell
  • Gretel Packer
  • Harold Shapiro
  • Deborah Thomas
  • Nikki Warburton


What we support

The Taronga Foundation raises funds to support Zoo priorities including capital redevelopment, scientific research, breeding and education programs. The Taronga Foundation also supports conservation efforts for endangered species in Australia around the world.

The Taronga Foundation has contributed over $40million in financial support to priority projects since 2000.