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An illuminated trail of giant animal lanterns will light up Taronga Zoo tonight, as the Zoo joins in the spectacle of Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, for the first time as part of its Centenary celebrations.
Describing a Binturong can be a challenge – they are a tree dwelling, fruit eater with a prehensile tail, long shaggy fur, and nocturnal habits. They also happen to smell like popcorn!
Taronga is celebrating the birth of its third female Southern Hairy-nosed Wombat joey in five years.
The endangered plains-wanderer, a small grassland bird similar in appearance to a quail, joins the koala and the brush-tailed rock wallaby on the state’s list of six iconic species.
The Pygmy Python, otherwise known as the Dwarf Python or the Anthill Python, is the smallest Python in the world!
A baby echidna is making a remarkable recovery at Taronga Zoo, after being attacked by chickens in a family’s backyard.

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