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A gift that supports wildlife A gift that supports wildlife
A gift that supports wildlife
A gift that supports wildlife

Christmas is coming at a rapid pace and sometimes it can be difficult to get gifts for friends and family sorted. Taronga Western Plains Zoo has a…

Posted on 27th November 2018 by Media Relations

Taronga CEO Challenge 2018 Taronga CEO Challenge 2018
Taronga CEO Challenge 2018

#Community, #Community

Taronga CEO Challenge 2018

Brave participants are set to join Taronga’s Cameron Kerr in India on a mission to confront the complexities of wildlife conservation and understand…

Posted on 22nd November 2018 by Media Relations

Why it's never been more important to choose sustainable palm oil Why it's never been more important to choose sustainable palm oil
Why it's never been more important to choose sustainable palm oil

#Conservation, #Act for the Wild

Why it's never been more important to choose sustainable palm oil

We all know the importance of using sustainable products and palm oil is no different. The oil itself is not the problem – the problem lies with how…

Posted on 15th November 2018 by Media Relations

Sabai turns two! Sabai turns two!
Sabai turns two!
Sabai turns two!

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Asian elephant calf Sabai turned two years old on the 2 November.

Posted on 12th November 2018 by Media Relations

Protecting Benin’s forest-dwelling species Protecting Benin’s forest-dwelling species
Protecting Benin’s forest-dwelling species

#Conservation, #Community , #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Protecting Benin’s forest-dwelling species

Every two years, Taronga extends its reach by awarding funding to other organisations and conservation projects around the world.

Posted on 09th November 2018 by Media Relations

Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex
Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

#Science , #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

The Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, visited Taronga Zoo on the 16th of October to cut the ribbon at…

Posted on 08th November 2018 by Media Relations

Community support may help save Vietnam's critically endangered primates Community support may help save Vietnam's critically endangered primates
Community support may help save Vietnam's critically endangered primates

#Conservation

Community support may help save Vietnam's critically endangered primates

Every two years, Taronga extends its reach by awarding funding to other organisations and conservation projects around the world.

Posted on 06th November 2018 by Media Relations

Three Ring-tailed Lemur babies born in Dubbo Three Ring-tailed Lemur babies born in Dubbo
Three Ring-tailed Lemur babies born in Dubbo

#Animals , #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Three Ring-tailed Lemur babies born in Dubbo

Spring has definitely sprung at Taronga Western Plains Zoo with the arrival of three Ring-tailed Lemur babies born to three different mothers.

Posted on 02nd November 2018 by Media Relations

Pampoen turns one! Pampoen turns one!
Pampoen turns one!
Pampoen turns one!

It’s hard to believe that a year has passed and Pampoen the Zoo’s Black Rhino calf turns one on 31 October, Halloween!

Posted on 26th October 2018 by Media Relations

Big growth for our smallest Elephant Big growth for our smallest Elephant
Big growth for our smallest Elephant
Big growth for our smallest Elephant

Kanlaya the Asian Elephant calf is now just over four months old and is continuing to do extremely well, she is a healthy, confident calf.

Posted on 26th October 2018 by Media Relations

Second Cheetah exhibit now open Second Cheetah exhibit now open
Second Cheetah exhibit now open
Second Cheetah exhibit now open

Taronga Western Plains Zoo has opened a second Cheetah exhibit towards the end of the Zoo circuit, just after the Lion Pride Lands precinct.

Posted on 26th October 2018 by Media Relations