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Australia's first Galapagos Tortoise hatchling turned five years old on Saturday March 19th 2016
Taronga Zoo’s playful Meerkat pups now have names to reflect their African heritage.
Over the weekend, Taronga's Zoomobile headed to the Camden Show and won third place in the Educational Display awards!
Our young Australian Sea-lion, Maximus, celebrated his first birthday today, digging into a giant fish from keepers.
Keepers at Taronga’s Australian Nightlife are celebrating some new arrivals, with the birth of two Ghost Bat pups.
The first lion cubs to be born at Taronga Western Plains Zoo have celebrated a special milestone.
Taronga staff and volunteers participated in the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Fair Day.
Pangolins are one of the most endangered animals in the world.
Getting to free-fly birds is one of the most rewarding experiences of my life, and a daily occurrence for our flock of Red-tailed Cockatoos.
Zuleta, our two-year-old Andean Condor, is getting ready for a big trip this week as she prepares for a new life in Florida.

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Public Notices

As part of a 10 year Centenary Master Plan upgrade, Taronga has submitted plans to build an Australian Habitat Exhibit (phase 1) which includes an overnight conservation experience called the Taronga Wildlife Retreat.
Taronga Zoo would not dissect animals for public display. Taronga’s first concern is always for the welfare and dignity of the remarkable animals in our care.
Taronga Zoo’s young male elephant, Luk Chai, 5, had some dental work on his tusks today. Taronga’s Senior Veterinarian, Dr Larry Vogelnest, said some elephants including Luk Chai, have brittle tusks that are prone to cracking and infection.
Taronga's male elephant Luk Chai is being seen by an expert elephant dentist tomorrow to check out his teeth and tusks. Luk Chai has especially small brittle tusks which, through normal play he damages and has suffered recurrent infections.