Tips and advice to help plan your visit

We've got some great advice and tips to help you make the most of your visit to Taronga Zoo. 

Planning a Visit with Children

To ensure you and your kids get the most out of your visit follow our simple tips, such as planning your route and choosing which animals you want to see most. Don’t forget the sunscreen!

Guests With Disabilities

Taronga Zoo is committed to ensuring its animals can be enjoyed by all. The site offers disabled parking, the hire of wheelchairs, free entry for carers and much more.

International Visitors

Taronga Zoo is not just a world-class zoo - it is also a Sydney icon that boasts some of the finest views in the city. Its collection of Australian wildlife is essential viewing for tourists.

Planning a Short Visit

A trip to Taronga is a great way to enjoy a couple of spare hours. Make the most of your time by planning what you want to see in advance, booking online and downloading a map.


Taronga Zoo is open come rain or shine and to explore the site, guests must walk between exhibits, so bring suitable clothes and sunscreen to protect yourself from the elements.

Taronga Zoo Visitor Information

(02) 9969 2777