If you are unable to attend on the night, you can register for an absentee or telephone bid. The form is available here.

To register for Absentee/Telephone bidding this completed and signed form (handwriting must be clear) must be lodged with Taronga by 12 noon Tuesday 13 May 2014 by fax (02) 9960 9928 or email hwright@zoo.nsw.gov.au

Any absentee or phone bidding forms submitted after this time may not be accepted.

Please ensure you have read the Terms and Conditions of sale before registering to bid.
Terms and Conditions of sale available here.

How will it work?

In the event that you are unable to attend the live auction you are able to register an absentee or telephone bid.

Absentee Bid

Please complete the form with all your details including credit card details* and a member of the Taronga team will be in touch to explain how the night will work. Your maximum bid will be provided to the auctioneer who will bid on your behalf. You will be informed on the following day if your bid has been successful and the purchase price will be deducted from your credit card and we will also discuss delivery instructions (these costs are required to be met by the purchaser). 

 *In order to be eligible to bid you must supply all required information on the form to be fully registered.

Telephone Bid

Please complete the form with all your details including credit card details* and a member of the Taronga team will be in touch to explain how the night will work. One of our telephone team will contact you via the telephone supplied on your form, at the time of your nominated lot and you will have the opportunity to give your bidding instructions which will be passed to the auctioneer.  You will be informed on the telephone if your bid has been successful and the purchase price will be deducted from your credit card.  You will be contacted again the following day in regards to delivery instructions (these costs are required to be met by the purchaser). 

*In order to be eligible to bid you must supply all required information on the form to be fully registered.