10 year program of developments announced for Taronga Zoo Find Out More ▶
Connecting students with nature through science and sustainability Find Out More ▶
Twilight at Taronga Tickets on Sale! Buy Tickets ▶
Our annual membership gives you access 365 days of the year! Join Zoo Friends ▶

Taronga is giving some favourite exhibits facelifts so you might come across some construction work when you visit Taronga Zoo. Although you’ll notice work going on, most of our 2,500 animals are on display as usual but there are some that are presently off exhibit.

Infrastructure and maintenance:

Sky Safari: The Sky Safari will be closed for maintenance from 2 March 2015 to 2 April 2015. In addition to normal buses, there will be a shuttle bus operating between 10am and 2:15pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays to take you from the ferry wharf to the top entrance. You can also enter the Zoo via the lower shop entrance, which will be open daily from 9:30am.

Seal Show: The Seal Show will not take place on 27 April 2015 due to maintenance. There will be a seal talk at Seal Bay at 11am and 2pm instead.

Animals currently off display at Taronga Zoo include:

  • Eastern Barred Bandicoot

The following birds are not currently featured in our QBE Free-Flight Bird Show

  • White-bellied Sea Eagle
  • Eclectus Parrots
  • Rufous Owl

Also, our Peregrine Falcon only makes shows when weather permits. Please check the Daily Timetable for availability and cancellations.