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Meet a Keeper Dubbo


Meet a Keeper is a one-day intensive program for school students in years 9 -11 who have expressed a keen interest in pursuing a career in the Zoo industry, but are unable to attend the School Work Experience program.

This unique program includes a seminar presented by a talented panel of Zookeepers, Zoo educators and other Zoo staff members. Students have the opportunity to learn about all aspects of zoo-keeping, including:

  • Career opportunities
  • Core responsibilities
  • Careers structures and wages
  • Completing components of the skill book as completed by keepers undertaking the Zoo Keepers Certificate

Please complete the booking form below and return to the Zoo Support Team at the Education Centre

2018 Dates for Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo, NSW

Thursday 9th August 2018

Thursday 13th September 2018

Thursday 25th October 2018

Thursday 15th November 2018



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Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Education Centre