He shares nearly 99% of your DNA. Visit your closest living relatives these school holidays. School holiday activities ▶
Securing a shared future for wildlife and people Watch the Video ▶
Our annual membership gives you access 365 days of the year! Join Zoo Friends ▶

Whats on

Wed 31st Dec 2014 4:00pm
Looking for a ‘one of a kind’ truly unforgettable experience? Welcome in the New Year at Taronga Zoo! Along with spectacular views of the Harbour festivities, enjoy an experience of the wild kind and welcome in the New Year with the roar of the lions and warbles and squawks of night-time Zoo creatures.
Thu 25th Sep 2014
9:00am to 3:30pm
It is Springtime at Taronga Zoo again! Join us these holidays and explore a world of sensational animal senses and superpowers. We will discover how and why animals possess these amazing abilities and how they use them to survive. Each action-packed day includes: Sky Safari, educational activities and games, craft as well as an animal show, animal encounters, ‘Meet a Keeper’ experience and an awesome photo keepsake of a great Zoo Adventures day. We hope your Adventurer has enough energy to keep up with the action!
Fri 26th Sep 2014
9:00am to 3:30pm
It is Springtime at Taronga Zoo again! Join us these holidays and explore a world of sensational animal senses and superpowers. We will discover how and why animals possess these amazing abilities and how they use them to survive. Each action-packed day includes: Sky Safari, educational activities and games, craft as well as an animal show, animal encounters, ‘Meet a Keeper’ experience and an awesome photo keepsake of a great Zoo Adventures day. We hope your Adventurer has enough energy to keep up with the action!
Mon 29th Sep 2014
9:00am to 3:30pm
It is Springtime at Taronga Zoo again! Join us these holidays and explore a world of sensational animal senses and superpowers. We will discover how and why animals possess these amazing abilities and how they use them to survive. Each action-packed day includes: Sky Safari, educational activities and games, craft as well as an animal show, animal encounters, ‘Meet a Keeper’ experience and an awesome photo keepsake of a great Zoo Adventures day. We hope your Adventurer has enough energy to keep up with the action!
Mon 29th Sep 2014
1:45pm to 2:00pm
Daily 1.45pm – duration 15 minutes (Between 29 September and 31 October 2014) Rainforests are peaceful, diverse and pristine habitats and are home to many species of birds. Join a Bird Keeper on a tour through Taronga Zoo’s Rainforest Aviary and witness the vast array of birds and identify their unique calls.
Mon 29th Sep 2014 2:00pm to Fri 31st Oct 2014 2:10pm
Daily 2pm – duration 10 minutes (Between 29 September and 31 October 2014) Andean Condors have an impressive wing span that can stretch more than 3 metres, allowing them to travel more than 200km per day in search of food. Learn from our bird keepers about the fascinating life of Andean Condors and other birds of prey.
Tue 30th Sep 2014
9:00am to 3:30pm
It is Springtime at Taronga Zoo again! Join us these holidays and explore a world of sensational animal senses and superpowers. We will discover how and why animals possess these amazing abilities and how they use them to survive. Each action-packed day includes: Sky Safari, educational activities and games, craft as well as an animal show, animal encounters, ‘Meet a Keeper’ experience and an awesome photo keepsake of a great Zoo Adventures day. We hope your Adventurer has enough energy to keep up with the action!
Tue 30th Sep 2014
9:30am to 3:00pm
School teachers are invited to join our dynamic professional learning workshop to gain valuable knowledge, information and resource ideas for integrating Aboriginal perspectives into teaching programs.
Tue 30th Sep 2014
1:45pm to 2:00pm
Daily 1.45pm – duration 15 minutes (Between 29 September and 31 October 2014) Rainforests are peaceful, diverse and pristine habitats and are home to many species of birds. Join a Bird Keeper on a tour through Taronga Zoo’s Rainforest Aviary and witness the vast array of birds and identify their unique calls.
Tue 30th Sep 2014 2:00pm to Sat 1st Nov 2014 2:10pm
Daily 2pm – duration 10 minutes (Between 29 September and 31 October 2014) Andean Condors have an impressive wing span that can stretch more than 3 metres, allowing them to travel more than 200km per day in search of food. Learn from our bird keepers about the fascinating life of Andean Condors and other birds of prey.

Pages

Our activities mean you can plan a fun-packed day from start to finish - keeper talks are often the best opportunity to see your favourite animal.

These tips should help you get the most from your day:

  • Our shows can fill up quickly. Get there early to be sure of a seat
  • Some activities can change at short notice. Check at the information hut  for any last minute schedule changes (Map ref E18)