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Double trouble - Ring-tailed Lemur babies

In the midst of a Zoo baby boom, Taronga Western Plains Zoo is proud to announce the arrival of not one, but two Ring-tailed Lemur babies!

Chimp Baby Born at Taronga Brings New Genes to the Family

Taronga Zoo Sydney has welcomed the successful birth of a significant baby Chimpanzee!

African Lion Pride Lands set to impress

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s much anticipated African Lion Pride Lands is set to impress, as construction of the $9 million exhibit nears completion by the end of the year.

Rare Black Rhino calf born on Halloween

Taronga Western Plains Zoo is pleased to announce the arrival of a rare Southern Black Rhinoceros calf, born on 31 October to mother Bakhita and father Kwanzaa.

Zoo wins big at NSW Tourism Awards

For the fourth year running, Taronga Western Plains Zoo has taken out Gold in the ‘Unique Accommodation’ category at the 2017 NSW Tourism Awards.

Black-handed Spider Monkey baby born at the Zoo

A recent birth at Taronga Western Plains Zoo is being celebrated for more reasons than one – a new Black-handed Spider Monkey baby is the first to be born at the Zoo in 16 years!

Zoo welcomes new Director

Taronga Western Plains Zoo welcomed a new Director.

First birthday for Asian Elephant calf Sabai

To celebrate his first birthday, Keepers prepared Sabai some special treats to enjoy on exhibit alongside his mother, Thong Dee, and aunty, Porntip!

Tasmanian Devil joeys born at the Zoo

Taronga Western Plains Zoo is pleased to announce the arrival of two healthy litters of Tasmanian Devil joeys.

Good things come in threes!

Proving all good things come in threes, Taronga Western Plains Zoo has welcomed a third healthy Giraffe calf for the breeding season! The birth follows the arrival of two male Giraffe calves in August - Zuberi and Kibo.


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Taronga Zoo, Media Relations
Phone: (02) 9978 4606

Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Media Relations
Phone: (02) 6881 1400

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