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Uncover the secrets of the wild and get closer than ever on a guided Taronga Zoo tour.  Pack your camera, get ready to go behind the scenes and let your curiosity run riot!  Led by experienced guides, Taronga Zoo tours offer visitors a chance to meet native animals up-close in keeper-only areas! 

Whale Watching Tour 

Join the crew and sight majestic Humpback or Southern Right Whales as they journey north on their annual migration..

Wildlife Hospital Tour 

Take an incredible behind-the-scenes peek into the workings of Taronga's world-class wildlife veterinary hospital.

Free Audio Tour App

Free Audio Tour App
Download Taronga Zoo’s Free Audio Tour App for iOS or Android. Featuring 33 audio tracks, use this audio tour app to hear about the animals in our care.

Taronga's Wild Australia Experience

Taronga's Wild Australia Experience
When looking just isn’t enough… you’ll have the closest of encounters with our fascinating Australian animals on this two hour, behind-the-scenes journey led by those who know the animals better than anyone else – our Zoo keepers.

Nura Diya – Taronga’s Aboriginal Discovery Tour

Nura Diya – Taronga’s Aboriginal Discovery Tour
Set on traditional Cammeraigal country, Taronga Zoo has many amazing Aboriginal stories to tell. Nura Diya, meaning “this country or camp”, takes you on a journey through Taronga as you hear stories of Australian wildlife told through the perspective of an Aboriginal guide, with tales of their shared history with the animals and land.

VIP Aussie Gold Tour

VIP Aussie Gold Tour
Look and learn as an expert guide introduces you to Australia’s unusual wildlife, giving you excellent photo opportunities along the way. Inquisitive minds will appreciate the intimate group size, giving them the chance to make the most of their guide’s rich knowledge.

Australian Walkabout Tour

Australian Walkabout Tour
From one end of the Zoo to the other, an experienced guide will take you through the best displays, the most exciting animals, and introduce you to Australia’s native wildlife.

Bookings can be made by calling (02) 9969 2777 (option 4) or by email.