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Plains-wanderer chicks pass health checkPlains-wanderer chicks pass health check
Plains-wanderer chicks pass health check

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Plains-wanderer chicks pass health check

Taronga Western Plains Zoo's four Plains-wanderer chicks undergo their first health check and pass with flying colours.

Posted on 23rd February 2021 by Media Relations

Passionate about the PangolinPassionate about the Pangolin
Passionate about the Pangolin

#Conservation, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Passionate about the Pangolin

Pangolins are one of the most fascinating and bizarre mammals in the world and are often referred to as a walking pine-cone. They are “the most…

Posted on 19th February 2021 by Media Relations

Vale BurmaVale Burma
Vale Burma

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Vale Burma

Taronga Western Plains Zoo is mourning the loss of much-loved Asian Elephant Burma, one of the oldest Asian Elephants in Australia.

Posted on 11th February 2021 by Media Relations

Scientists playing key role in protecting reefScientists playing key role in protecting reef
Scientists playing key role in protecting reef

#Science, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Scientists playing key role in protecting reef

Taronga’s scientists are making a significant contribution towards securing a future for the Great Barrier Reef by cryopreserving cells of reef-…

Posted on 10th February 2021 by Media Relations

Students gain insights into conservation in DubboStudents gain insights into conservation in Dubbo
Students gain insights into conservation in Dubbo

#Education, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Students gain insights into conservation in Dubbo

Last week eight university students descended on Taronga Western Plains Zoo as part of their final year of the Taronga Wildlife Conservation degree.…

Posted on 08th February 2021 by Media Relations

Four rare Plains-wanderer chicks hatch at DubboFour rare Plains-wanderer chicks hatch at Dubbo
Four rare Plains-wanderer chicks hatch at Dubbo

#Conservation, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Four rare Plains-wanderer chicks hatch at Dubbo

Taronga Western Plains Zoo continued its breeding success for the critically endangered Plains-wanderer with four chicks hatching from two separate…

Posted on 04th February 2021 by Media Relations

StatementStatement
Statement
Statement

Taronga Zoo Sydney can confirm this morning at 5.47am a Taronga contractor observed a Chimpanzee calmly sitting just beyond the perimeter of the…

Posted on 28th January 2021 by Media Relations

Record month at the Wildlife HospitalRecord month at the Wildlife Hospital
Record month at the Wildlife Hospital

#Dubbo Wildlife Hospital, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Record month at the Wildlife Hospital

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Wildlife Hospital has recorded its busiest month ever in terms of free-ranging wildlife admissions.

Posted on 19th January 2021 by Media Relations

Year in reviewYear in review
Year in review

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Year in review

2020 has been a difficult year for everyone. Taronga Western Plains Zoo had its first extended closure period in the zoo’s history due to the Covid-…

Posted on 21st December 2020 by Media Relations

Important Milestone in Reforesting SumatraImportant Milestone in Reforesting Sumatra
Important Milestone in Reforesting Sumatra

#Conservation, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Important Milestone in Reforesting Sumatra

The International Rhino Foundation (IRF) and Taronga Conservation Society Australia have partnered with the Sumatra to design and implement a…

Posted on 16th December 2020 by Media Relations

Sky Safari reopeningSky Safari reopening
Sky Safari reopening
Sky Safari reopening

After eight long months, this summer our beloved Sky Safari experience makes its long-awaited return to Taronga Zoo! From Monday 14 December 2020, we…

Posted on 04th December 2020 by Media Relations

Asian Elephant Luk Chai departs DubboAsian Elephant Luk Chai departs Dubbo
Asian Elephant Luk Chai departs Dubbo

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Asian Elephant Luk Chai departs Dubbo

Much loved Taronga Western Plains Zoo resident, Asian Elephant Luk Chai, departed Dubbo on 2 December 2020 and travelled overnight to Melbourne Zoo,…

Posted on 03rd December 2020 by Media Relations