Book a class excursion

Book a class excursion

Take the syllabus on safari

Support the curriculum with real world experience by planning an excursion to Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo. Inspire your students with immersive learning as they connect theory to real life through hands-on, engaging activities and workshops with Taronga Education.

Bookings

Book a unique excursion at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo for your class today!

Inspire and captivate the interest of your students with a class excursion to Taronga so they can experience the curriculum coming to life. Book an interactive workshop or enjoy a self-guided tour of the Zoo at your own pace. 

There are many options to extend the experience for your students too – a Savannah Safari Bus Tour, Giraffe Feed, bike hire or a dedicated tour guide for your class.

Students observing a Ringtail Possum
Students observing a Ringtail Possum

School workshops

Add an extra layer of learning to your school excursion with a 45-minute workshop. These hands on curriculum-based classes cover a range of key learning areas and include animal encounters.

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Students observing a Ringtail Possum
A self-guided excursion observing the Asian Elephant herd
A self-guided excursion observing the Asian Elephant herd

Self-guided excursions

Bring your students to explore the Zoo at your own pace. Our key animal trails focus on a range of habitats and purpose-built precincts are supported by a range of animal keeper talks throughout the day.

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A self-guided excursion observing the Asian Elephant herd
Students bike-riding around the Zoo observing Giraffe
Students bike-riding around the Zoo observing Giraffe

Optional activities

Start your day at dawn when the animals awaken, feed the giraffes or for a real safari adventure, hire a bike or climb aboard our Savannah Safari truck. 

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Students bike-riding around the Zoo observing Giraffe
ZooSnooz at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo
ZooSnooz at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Overnight stays

ZooSnooz is the ultimate overnight excursion that your students will remember for years to come.

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ZooSnooz at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

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All workshops and activities

Download the education brochure to read about all of the workshops and activities available to book at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo.

Booking costs

Find out the affordable prices for schools, vacation care and preschool bookings.

Plan your visit

Whether you choose a self-guided excursion, workshop or special event you are guaranteed to provide your students with an education experience to last a lifetime.