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Koala joey at Aussie Walkthrough
The Aussie Walkthrough exhibit at Taronga Western Plains Zoo is experiencing a baby boom with lots of little joeys starting to emerge.
Giraffe calf and mother
At just one month old, Nkosi the male Giraffe calf at Taronga Western Plains Zoo is definitely growing in confidence each day.
Eastern Long Necked Turtle hatchling
The Aussie Walkthrough exhibit at Taronga Western Plains Zoo is experiencing a baby boom with lots of little joeys starting to emerge.

Stage 6 Business Studies: It's Zoo Business

Taronga Zoo is home to over 3700 animals representing 348 species/sub-species. The Zoo business resource and related workshop is linked to the NSW School Curriculum and has been developed in consultation with Department of Education and Training Curriculum Coordinators and NSW School Teachers. It is a comprehensive kit of information and activities designed to ensure maximum benefit to you during your excursion to Taronga Zoo.

Stage 6 Biology: Maintaining a Balance

Join us in a workshop with some carefully chosen animals that will allow your students to:
  • Compare responses of Australian ectothermic and endothermic organisms to changes in the ambient temperature and explain how these responses assist temperature regulation.
  • ·Analyse information from secondary sources to describe adaptations and responses that have occurred in Australian organisms to assist temperature regulation.

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