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"The Taronga Foundation exists to secure a shared future for wildlife and people …." - Maurice Newman, Chair, Taronga Foundation with Tathra the Australian Sea Lion.
Maurice Newman AC Chairman Taronga Foundation

The work of the Taronga Foundation would not be possible without the generous support of our Patrons.

Our sincere thanks go to: 

Executive Patrons

  • Maurice L Newman AC (Chair)
  • Nigel Adams
  • Guy Cooper PSM
  • Lisa Ho
  • Terry Kaljo
  • Thomas O’Donnell
  • Gretel Packer
  • Harold Shapiro
  • Nikki Warburton


  • John Armati AM
  • Frank Brennan
  • John Cleese
  • Collette Dinnigan
  • Bradley Trevor Greive
  • Justin Hemmes
  • Graham Humphrey
  • Sandra Humphrey
  • Skye Leckie
  • Justin Miller
  • Richard Morecroft
  • Rebel Penfold-Russell OAM
  • PJ Shanmugan
  • Deborah Thomas
  • Peter Young AM
  • George Wang

For more information about becoming a Taronga Foundation Patron contact the Taronga Foundation on 02 9978 4677