Lights for the Wild at Taronga is back with a whole new cast of captivating creatures. Meet some of our new lanterns – from a giant Port Jackson Shark that will swallow you whole, to a Stingray made from recycled plastic. Each lantern tells an important conservation message....find out how you can help! 

Ray of Light

Meet Ray of Light and be inspired to reduce, reuse, and recycle plastics to protect our local environment.

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Gorilla

Take a photo with our gorilla family – they’re calling on you to protect their habitat from illegal coltan mining.

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Port Jackson Shark

Walk through the massive Port Jackson shark, an apex predator threatened by overfishing.

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Pelican

The Pelican is Australia’s largest flying bird, come and see it’s world famous bill.

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Tassie Devil

Meet the magical and mischievous creature that is not only a Tasmanian icon, but shares a special place in the heart of all Australians.

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