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Heart of Taronga's Elephant herd turns oneHeart of Taronga's Elephant herd turns one
Heart of Taronga's Elephant herd turns one

#Animals, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Heart of Taronga's Elephant herd turns one

Taronga Zoo Sydney today celebrated the birth of Asian Elephant calf Jai Dee one year ago this week with a special feed arranged by keepers in the…

Posted on 01st June 2018 by Media Relations

World Otter DayWorld Otter Day
World Otter Day
World Otter Day

Wednesday 30 May is World Otter Day, a day to raise awareness about the plight of the Otter species due to illegal wildlife trade and loss of habitat.

Posted on 29th May 2018 by Media Relations

Celebrating the contribution of volunteersCelebrating the contribution of volunteers
Celebrating the contribution of volunteers
Celebrating the contribution of volunteers

Last week Taronga Western Plains Zoo celebrated National Volunteer Week with a special morning tea for our volunteers to thank them for the countless…

Posted on 29th May 2018 by Media Relations

#Research, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Hundreds of photos taken in Kenya will help researchers determine the size of Giraffe and Zebra populations.

Posted on 25th May 2018 by Media Relations

Stephanie set freeStephanie set free
Stephanie set free

#Research, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Stephanie set free

Taronga Wildlife Hospital Veterinary staff released a rehabilitated Green Turtle this week, on Tuesday 8th May, off the coast of Manly. The Turtle…

Posted on 24th May 2018 by Media Relations

Coming soon to the Zoo - Wild HerdsComing soon to the Zoo - Wild Herds
Coming soon to the Zoo - Wild Herds

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

Coming soon to the Zoo - Wild Herds

Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s biggest investment in an animal exhibit to date, Lion Pride Lands, officially opened at Easter, and continues to prove…

Posted on 15th May 2018 by Media Relations

Join the Compost RevolutionJoin the Compost Revolution
Join the Compost Revolution

#International Days, #Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Join the Compost Revolution

This International Compost Awareness Week, buy discounted composting products and help Taronga fight extinction.

Posted on 02nd May 2018 by Media Relations

Porntip pregnancy updatePorntip pregnancy update
Porntip pregnancy update
Porntip pregnancy update

Elephants have the longest gestation period of any land animal at 22 months. And with just over two months left until her due date in July 2018,…

Posted on 26th April 2018 by Media Relations

‘Treasured son’ arrives - Otter pup birth‘Treasured son’ arrives - Otter pup birth
‘Treasured son’ arrives - Otter pup birth

#Animals, #Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo

‘Treasured son’ arrives - Otter pup birth

Zoo keepers and staff at Taronga Western Plains Zoo are delighted with the special arrival of an Oriental Small-clawed Otter pup, born on 20 February…

Posted on 26th April 2018 by Media Relations

Taronga wildlife hospital returns five penguins to the wildTaronga wildlife hospital returns five penguins to the wild
Taronga wildlife hospital returns five penguins to the wild

#Rehabilitation Stories, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Taronga wildlife hospital returns five penguins to the wild

On Tuesday 17th April, Taronga Wildlife Hospital staff released five healthy Little Penguins into the ocean in Manly after nursing them back to…

Posted on 18th April 2018 by Media Relations

Vivid Sydney at Taronga ZooVivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo
Vivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo

#Events, #Taronga Zoo Sydney

Vivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo

Vivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo is shining a light on conservation and the wonders of wildlife this year.

Posted on 18th April 2018 by Media Relations

Motorists can save Australian wildlife on the roadMotorists can save Australian wildlife on the road
Motorists can save Australian wildlife on the road
Motorists can save Australian wildlife on the road

Motorists on the road during the autumn school holidays can help save Australian wildlife with some simple planning.

Posted on 13th April 2018 by Media Relations