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Squirrel Monkeys EverywhereSquirrel Monkeys Everywhere
Squirrel Monkeys Everywhere
Squirrel Monkeys Everywhere

Taronga Zoo has recently received 12 female Squirrel Monkeys from a Zoo in France.

Posted on 16th March 2014 by Media Relations

Glider breeding colony is going strongGlider breeding colony is going strong
Glider breeding colony is going strong
Glider breeding colony is going strong

Keepers carried out a full census of Taronga’s feathertail glider collection last month and were delighted to see our successful breeding colony is…

Posted on 14th March 2014 by Media Relations

Taronga celebrates first Tree Kangaroo joey in 20 yearsTaronga celebrates first Tree Kangaroo joey in 20 years
Taronga celebrates first Tree Kangaroo joey in 20 years
Taronga celebrates first Tree Kangaroo joey in 20 years

Taronga Zoo is celebrating the successful birth of its first Goodfellow’s Tree Kangaroo joey in more than 20 years. The female joey was born in…

Posted on 13th March 2014

ZOOLOGICAL PARKS BOARD ACT 1973 AND ZOOLOGICAL PARKS REGULATION 2014ZOOLOGICAL PARKS BOARD ACT 1973 AND ZOOLOGICAL PARKS REGULATION 2014
ZOOLOGICAL PARKS BOARD ACT 1973 AND ZOOLOGICAL PARKS REGULATION 2014

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ZOOLOGICAL PARKS BOARD ACT 1973 AND ZOOLOGICAL PARKS REGULATION 2014

SUBORDINATE LEGISLATION ACT 1989 ZOOLOGICAL PARKS BOARD ACT 1973 AND ZOOLOGICAL PARKS REGULATION 2014 TARONGA CONSERVATION SOCIETY…

Posted on 13th March 2014

Seal Show stars enjoy a break at Seal CoveSeal Show stars enjoy a break at Seal Cove
Seal Show stars enjoy a break at Seal Cove
Seal Show stars enjoy a break at Seal Cove

This week will see a fur seal invasion of Taronga’s Great Southern Oceans’ Seal Cove exhibit!

Posted on 10th March 2014 by Media Relations

Royal Visit to TarongaRoyal Visit to Taronga
Royal Visit to Taronga
Royal Visit to Taronga

Taronga Zoo is delighted to be included in the itinerary for the forthcoming Australian tour of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Posted on 06th March 2014

Meet the masters of disguiseMeet the masters of disguise
Meet the masters of disguise
Meet the masters of disguise

We’ve been breeding a number of baby Spiny Leaf Insects at Backyard to Bush. Interestingly, these little creatures are not classified as true leaf…

Posted on 05th March 2014 by Media Relations

Sculptures receive some TLCSculptures receive some TLC
Sculptures receive some TLC

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Sculptures receive some TLC

While you’re out and about you may notice that some of Taronga’s Wild! Rhinos may have apparently wandered away from their locations.

Posted on 28th February 2014

Pin-up chickPin-up chick
Pin-up chick
Pin-up chick

When we last checked in with our Andean Condor chick, she weighed 3600 grams at just under two months. Now after three months, she is an incredible…

Posted on 27th February 2014 by Media Relations

Breeding success continues at the ZooBreeding success continues at the Zoo
Breeding success continues at the Zoo
Breeding success continues at the Zoo

Keepers at Taronga Western Plains Zoo are delighted by the arrival of a female Przewalski’s Horse foal born on 13 February 2014.

Posted on 26th February 2014

Final penguin chick enters the crècheFinal penguin chick enters the crèche
Final penguin chick enters the crèche
Final penguin chick enters the crèche

The final chick for Taronga Zoo’s 2013-2014 Little Penguin breeding season is in our crèche learning to hand feed, making a total of 20 for the…

Posted on 25th February 2014 by Media Relations

Vale Casey the Leopard SealVale Casey the Leopard Seal
Vale Casey the Leopard Seal
Vale Casey the Leopard Seal

We are very saddened by the passing of Casey the Leopard Seal.

Posted on 20th February 2014 by Media Relations