Taronga Zoo

Kids Go Free at Taronga Zoo

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Taronga Zoo invites all children to visit, for FREE* during The Sydney Science Festival.

Your budding conservationist can enjoy a full day at Taronga Zoo to experience first-hand, conservation science in action.

Attend our fun and informative shows, talks and tours available, such as our live Seal Show and interactive Lemur Walk-though. Our talks and shows teach children about the important role Taronga Zoo plays in protecting our natural environment so that we can work together to create a shared future for wildlife and people.

Our top tips for your visit:

  1. Allow time to visit our must-see Tiger Trek, a new immersive, educational experience that allows you to get closer than ever to the critically endangered Sumatran Tiger. 
  2. Take a break and visit the Taronga Centenary Theatre and catch our movie “Wild Squad Adventures” which screens every 15 minutes. This adventure movie is displayed on an innovative 270o screen to give you a completely new theatre experience that is more immersive than VR or even IMAX – without the need for special glasses. a new immersive, educational experience that allows you to get closer than ever to the critically endangered Sumatran Tiger.

With 4000 animals to see and 20 Keeper Talks and Shows a day, you’ll need a helping hand to get the most out of your day at Taronga Zoo, so make sure you download the Taronga Zoo app – the must have companion for your visit! Features of the app include:

  • Browse the interactive map for easy navigation and directions around the Zoo
  • See up-to-date information on Sky Safari, animal talks, shows and encounters
  • Plan your day at the Zoo with pop-up reminders for animal talks and shows
  • Discover Wild Squad Missions for kids through a series of fun, quick and interactive missions that will help kids learn more about conservation and the animals they are seeing at the Zoo.

*One child free with a paying adult

-Children under 4 free

*-Maximum of 2 free child passes per ‘Zoo Friends’ adult or Concession Annual Pass.