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Elephant calf at bath time in Dubbo
Taronga Western Plains Zoo's Elephant calf is progressing well over his first two weeks.
Enjoy Christmas lunch without any effort this year at Bakhita’s Cafe. Sit back to a delicious lunch menu overlooking the beautiful Savannah Lake while you watch the Primates play.
Elephant calf has first bath
Our elephant calf has experienced a lot of firsts in past week, including his first bath.
Elephant calf on exhibit in Dubbo
Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Asian Elephant calf will make his public debut today alongside mother Thong Dee and aunty Porntip in Dubbo.

Zoo Event - World Rhino Day (22 September 2017)

World Rhino Day

Taronga Western Plains Zoo is an ambassador for Rhino Conservation and our history is closely linked to the aim of successfully breeding these majestic animals in captivity. Come and celebrate this day with our iconic Rhinos and learn more about our efforts to reduce the illegal trade in Rhino horn. The day includes a special workshop and keeper talks focussing on our Rhino species-Black Rhino, White Rhino and Greater One-Horned Rhino.


Stage/age Targeted

This program is suitable for students of all ages.