Taronga Zoo Sydney is located just 12 minutes by ferry from the CBD with iconic views of Sydney Harbour.

Taronga Zoo Sydney has recently opened the new Taronga Institute of Science & Learning which features three immersive, habitat classrooms that bring STEM disciplines to life for curious minds. Enquire today about this education offering that is the first of its kinds in the Southern Hemisphere.  

Choose from

  • Over 20 curriculum embedded school excursion programs that incorporate Science and Geography Key Learning Areas
  • Teacher led workshops, self guided tours or large scale talks
  • A range of up-close animal encounters
  • Personal development and teambuilding opportunities through the challenging Wild Ropes course (Taronga Zoo Sydney only)
  • Overnight behind-the-scene adventures, such as ZoosnooZ which features tent-style accommodation

Why Choose Taronga?

  • Taronga’s education programs are developed and delivered by experts, including scientists, keepers, qualified teachers and veterinary staff
  • Senior education officers from the NSW Department of Education, Catholic Education Office and Taronga’s qualified teachers guide your visit
  • Taronga’s programs are aligned with the K-12 NSW NESA Syllabus and strongly integrate Sustainability and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures
  • Free teacher resources can be easily incorporated into your own learning programs before and after a visit. They focus on inquiry-based investigations with a local wildlife context
  • Our Zoos on Sydney Harbour and Dubbo’s Western Plains immerse students in stunning animal environments with strong conservation themes. The connections they make with wildlife will last a lifetime.

Book Now

Taronga Zoo Sydney:
02 9978 4578


Suitable for: 
Tertiary - Uni/TAFE
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Physical Address: 
Bradleys Head Rd
Mosman NSW 2088
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Phone Number: 
02 9978 4578
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Opening Timings: 
Open Times 9:30am - 5:00pm, Monday - Sunday