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Excursion Rates for Taronga Zoo, Sydney



Students Self Guided K – 12
(Entry only)

$14.50 per student from 1st January 2015

Students K – 12 + Workshop + Pre-excursion Video Conference

$15.50 per student from 1st January 2015

Students K – 12 + Sky Safari
 (restrictions apply*)

$19.00 per student from 1st January 2015

Vacation Care Group (includes Sky Safari, restrictions apply*)

$19.00 per child from 1st January 2015

Vacation Care + Workshop (includes Sky Safari, restrictions apply*)

$21.00 per child from 1st January 2015

Pre-School Self Guided

$19.00 per child, 4 years+ from 1st January 2015

Free of charge for children 3 years and under

Pre-School + Workshop

$19.00 per child, 4 years+ from 1st January 2015

$6.00 per child, 3 years and under

Adult Ratio

(Adults are pemitted entry free of charge with the corresponding number of paying students.)

Pre-school – Year 2
1 adult : 5 children/students

Years 3 – 12
1 adult : 10 students

Additional Adults

$36.50 each from 1st January 2015

Please note: There is no GST payable on school excursions to the Zoo.

* Sky Safari must be booked through the Education Centre. One supervising adult per five students is required for students under 14 years of age.  Please keep this supervision ratio in mind when planning your excursion as you may need to bring additional adults, which may not be covered by the free of charge supervising adult ratio.

Prepayment for bookings with Sky Safari accessing Taronga Zoo, Sydney before 11:00am is required. After 11:00am, bookings including Sky Safari can be paid on arrival. Partial group Sky Safari bookings unavailable.


To make a booking for a visit to Taronga Zoo, please follow the following steps:

Step 1: Decide on your educational experience

Zoo Education workshop: Led by a qualified teacher, these hands-on workshops are curriculum-linked and include a live animal experience.

Self-guided visits: Students explore the Zoo under the guidance of their teacher. 

Step 2: Gather the required information

  • School name, address, phone number, fax number and email address
  • Teacher/excursion organiser contact details
  • Date(s) of the planned excursion
  • Number of students and teachers attending the day
  • Age/level of students
  • If you are booking a workshop, please also include the workshop name, preferred workshop time(s) and student numbers attending workshops.

Step 3: Book your excursion using the contact details below or Online Education Booking Form

Taronga Zoo Education (Sydney)

Bradleys Head Road, Mosman

Bookings Office

Phone: (02) 9978 4578 or (02) 9978 4624

Fax:  (02) 9978 4508