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Excursion Rates for Taronga Zoo, Sydney



NSW Students Self Guided K – 12
(Entry only)

$14.50 per student from 1st January 2015

NSW Students K – 12 + Workshop

$15.50 per student from 1st January 2015

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

$19.00 per student from 1st January 2015

Inter-state, Vacation Care, and Community Group Prices (includes Sky Safari, restrictions apply*)

$19.00 per child from 1st January 2015

Inter-state, Vacation Care, Pre-School, and Community Group Prices  + Workshop (includes Sky Safari, restrictions apply*)

$21.00 per child from 1st January 2015

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

Community and Vacation Care Groups: 

1 adult: 8 students

Additional Adults

$36.50 each from 1st January 2015

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


Education Wild Ropes packages: 

Students will relish the thrill of learning about themselves, each other and the environment while they master suspension bridges, tunnels, obstacles and flying foxes! Watch them build confidence, create amazing bonds through teamwork and gain a greater appreciation for outdoor activities, animals and nature

Monday - Friday during Term Time. (Regular rates apply during school holidays and weekends)
2 Courses for 90 Minutes, at $16 per student. 
1:10 Free of Charge Adult Ratio - Adult supervisors MUST climb with students. 
Available for students 8 years and over, and taller than 140cm. 

Please use the booking form below. 


* 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. Sky Safari 

Bookings for Sky Safari must be pre-booked and are not available to be added on the day. Partial group Sky Safari bookings unavailable.


To make a booking for a visit to Taronga Zoo, please follow these 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, followed by entry to the Zoo. 

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

Step 2: Gather the required information

  • School name, address, phone 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)