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Getting to know Madi McGuireGetting to know Madi McGuire
Getting to know Madi McGuire

#National Days, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Getting to know Madi McGuire

This National Volunteer Week, we interviewed Madi McGuire, a passionate and committed volunteer at the Taronga Wildlife Hospital in Sydney.

Posted on 19th May 2021 by Media Relations

Rare birds flourish at DubboRare birds flourish at Dubbo
Rare birds flourish at Dubbo

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Rare birds flourish at Dubbo

In early February 2021, the Zoo welcomed another four Plains-wanderer chicks to the breeding program bringing the total number of chicks hatched…

Posted on 17th May 2021 by Media Relations

Taronga and the International Rhino FoundationTaronga and the International Rhino Foundation
Taronga and the International Rhino Foundation

#Conservation, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Taronga and the International Rhino Foundation

Today is the International Rhino Foundation’s 30th Anniversary. This is also a significant milestone for Taronga as a founding member of the…

Posted on 13th May 2021 by Media Relations

Black Rhino calf makes public debutBlack Rhino calf makes public debut
Black Rhino calf makes public debut

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Black Rhino calf makes public debut

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Black Rhino calf, Sabi Star has this week made her much anticipated public debut on exhibit alongside mum Bakhita.

Posted on 28th April 2021 by Media Relations

Rise Up!Rise Up!
Rise Up!

#Events, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Rise Up!

Posted on 26th April 2021 by Media Relations

First breeding season for rare bird a successFirst breeding season for rare bird a success
First breeding season for rare bird a success

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

First breeding season for rare bird a success

The first breeding season for the critically endangered Regent Honeyeater has finished at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo with 33 chicks born in…

Posted on 20th April 2021 by Media Relations

Wildlife Hospital construction commencesWildlife Hospital construction commences
Wildlife Hospital construction commences

#Dubbo Wildlife Hospital, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Wildlife Hospital construction commences

Construction of Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s new wildlife hospital is officially underway, with Member for the Dubbo electorate Dugald Saunders…

Posted on 19th April 2021 by Media Relations

Earth Optimism DayEarth Optimism Day
Earth Optimism Day

#National Days, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Earth Optimism Day

The last eighteen months has been a very challenging time here in Australia and across the world. We have experienced the power of nature and the…

Posted on 09th April 2021 by Media Relations

Long-nosed fur seal pup debutLong-nosed fur seal pup debut
Long-nosed fur seal pup debut

#Animals, #School Holidays, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Long-nosed fur seal pup debut

Taronga Zoo Sydney’s three-month-old long-nosed fur seal pup Birubi made her official debut at Taronga’s Seal Bay this week, just in time for the…

Posted on 30th March 2021 by Media Relations

Black Rhino calf’s first mud bath at Dubbo ZooBlack Rhino calf’s first mud bath at Dubbo Zoo
Black Rhino calf’s first mud bath at Dubbo Zoo

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Black Rhino calf’s first mud bath at Dubbo Zoo

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Black Rhino calf has had its first mud bath, frolicking with mother Bakhita in the muddy conditions produced by recent…

Posted on 29th March 2021 by Media Relations

Galapagos Tortoise hatchling NJ turns 10Galapagos Tortoise hatchling NJ turns 10
Galapagos Tortoise hatchling NJ turns 10

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Galapagos Tortoise hatchling NJ turns 10

Today Taronga Western Plains Zoo is celebrating the 10th birthday of Galapagos Tortoise hatchling NJ.

Posted on 19th March 2021 by Media Relations

Five Meerkat pups welcomed at Dubbo ZooFive Meerkat pups welcomed at Dubbo Zoo
Five Meerkat pups welcomed at Dubbo Zoo

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Five Meerkat pups welcomed at Dubbo Zoo

Taronga Western Plains Zoo has welcomed five Meerkat pups at a behind-the-scenes location to new Meerkat breeding pair, Howell and Midra.

Posted on 11th March 2021 by Media Relations