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Want to feed a giraffe, see a koala* close up, or go behind-the-scenes with our Elephant Keepers? Book one of our Animal Encounters for a thrilling experience on your next visit.Encounters currently available are listed below.
Strike a pose with our famous Australian icon, the koala!
Venture into the exhibit as our knowledgeable zookeepers give you a private talk about these unique pouched marsupials.
Feed a fish to a penguin right from your hands during their daily feed. Plus, our Keepers will tell you all about our curious little penguins as they slip and slide around you.
Get eye to eye with Taronga’s tallest friends.
Don’t miss out on this “once in a life time” experience to get up close and personal with these African giants.
Come face to face with Banshee, our resident Barn owl, as she flies tantalisingly close to you whilst settling on a nearby perch.
Go on a private behind-the-scenes tour, led by our Elephant keepers who will bring you eye-to-eye with Taronga's Asian Elephant herd.