Activities

There are always plenty of activities happening at Taronga Zoo.  Book a tour and be amazed by our native Australian animals, check your children into Zoo Adventures in the next school holidays or browse our events calendar and see what else is happening at the Zoo.

Holiday activities

These school holidays Taronga offers something for the whole family. Come face to face with our loveable lemur troop in an exciting new walk-through experience – now part of the Lemur Forest Adventure.

Lemur Forest Adventure

Get up close to our loveable lemur troop in an exciting new walk-through experience. Kids can also play and climb in our state-of-the-art playground where they will learn about the remarkable world of lemurs, and understand why forests are critical to all life on Earth.

Daily Talks & Encounters

Get near some of the Zoo’s most amazing animals - see a Koala up-close, feed a Giraffe, book an owl encounter, or learn more about wildlife at one of the daily shows.

Taronga Zoo FREE iPhone app

Meet Marley in “Taronga Zoo – Monkey Mayhem”. The FREE “Taronga Zoo – Monkey Mayhem” iPhone application takes children and parents on an exciting Zoo adventure of learning and discovery both at Taronga Zoo and at home.

Keeper for a Day

Truly a day to remember for any animal lover! Keeper for a Day is an amazing experience that takes you behind the scenes into the daily lives of our keepers and gives you a once in a lifetime opportunity to get really close to some of Taronga Zoo’s most popular animals.

Zoo Adventures - Holiday Program

Whether you need childcare for a day, or an activity to keep your kids occupied for the whole holiday, this educational, fun program ensures your whole family will enjoy the school break! More...

Certificate Courses

Come train with us! The Taronga Training institute offers those considering a zoo career the opportunity to become an Intern Keeper, as well as providing valuable accredited training.