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Short course schools scientists on vital wildlife health issuesShort course schools scientists on vital wildlife health issues
Short course schools scientists on vital wildlife health issues

#Conservation, #Science, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Short course schools scientists on vital wildlife health issues

Scientists from all over the world have arrived at the Taronga Institute of Science & Learning to train the next generation of conservation…

Posted on 18th February 2019 by Media Relations

Keepers hoping love is in the airKeepers hoping love is in the air
Keepers hoping love is in the air

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Keepers hoping love is in the air

This Valentine’s Day, Keepers at Taronga Western Plains Zoo are hoping love is in the air for the Zoo’s Black Rhinos! Keepers play a match-making…

Posted on 14th February 2019 by Media Relations

Taronga Announces the Birth of Three Rare Tiger CubsTaronga Announces the Birth of Three Rare Tiger Cubs
Taronga Announces the Birth of Three Rare Tiger Cubs

#Conservation, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Taronga Announces the Birth of Three Rare Tiger Cubs

See incredible behind-the-scenes footage of the births of three Sumatran Tiger cubs.

Posted on 01st February 2019 by Media Relations

Seeing double! Two Giraffe calves born in DubboSeeing double! Two Giraffe calves born in Dubbo
Seeing double! Two Giraffe calves born in Dubbo

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Seeing double! Two Giraffe calves born in Dubbo

Taronga Western Plains Zoo has two reasons to celebrate with the birth of two Giraffe calves in January. 

Posted on 01st February 2019 by Media Relations

The newest addition to our marine mammal familyThe newest addition to our marine mammal family
The newest addition to our marine mammal family

#Animals, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

The newest addition to our marine mammal family

Read about the special meaning behind 'Torre', the name given to the little Australian Sea-Lion pup recently born at Taronga.

Posted on 31st January 2019 by Media Relations

Helping hand to animals in needHelping hand to animals in need
Helping hand to animals in need
Helping hand to animals in need

Summer has been a busy period for the Taronga Western Plains Zoo Wildlife Hospital with a number of native birds, reptiles and mammals all in need of…

Posted on 29th January 2019 by Media Relations

Zoo animals beat the heatZoo animals beat the heat
Zoo animals beat the heat
Zoo animals beat the heat

Whilst the summer heat continues to hover around the 40 degree mark, keepers at Taronga Western Plains Zoo are doing everything they can to keep the…

Posted on 29th January 2019 by Media Relations

Taronga gets six green stars and goes Carbon NeutralTaronga gets six green stars and goes Carbon Neutral
Taronga gets six green stars and goes Carbon Neutral

#Conservation, #Sustainability, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Taronga gets six green stars and goes Carbon Neutral

With its advanced sustainability initiatives and eco buildings, Taronga is now one of the nation's greenest zoos.

Posted on 29th January 2019 by Media Relations

Taronga's Simon Duffy named as a Member of the Order of AustraliaTaronga's Simon Duffy named as a Member of the Order of Australia
Taronga's Simon Duffy named as a Member of the Order of Australia
Taronga's Simon Duffy named as a Member of the Order of Australia

Simon Duffy receives one of the highest honours for his work conserving Australian wildlife and Africa's endangered primate species.

Posted on 24th January 2019 by Media Relations

Guarding Zambia's wildlifeGuarding Zambia's wildlife
Guarding Zambia's wildlife

#Conservation, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Guarding Zambia's wildlife

Since launching the Field Conservation Grants in 2008, Taronga has provided funding and staff support to 70 vital programs around the world.

Posted on 24th January 2019 by Media Relations

A little known AussieA little known Aussie
A little known Aussie

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

A little known Aussie

On the back of Australia Day we want to celebrate a little known Australian - a native bird known as the Plains-wanderer.

Posted on 15th January 2019 by Media Relations

It’s a New Year - make a changeIt’s a New Year - make a change
It’s a New Year - make a change
It’s a New Year - make a change

January is a time when we look to make a change or a fresh start at something. What if you made a green new year’s resolution or change this year,…

Posted on 07th January 2019 by Media Relations