Where in Australia is Taronga Zoo? Sydney Taronga Zoo, in full Taronga Zoological Park, zoo located in Taronga Park, Sydney, N.S.W., Austl. One of the outstanding zoos in Australia, Taronga Zoo opened to the public
Where in Australia is Taronga Zoo?
Taronga Zoo, in full Taronga Zoological Park, zoo located in Taronga Park, Sydney, N.S.W., Austl. One of the outstanding zoos in Australia, Taronga Zoo opened to the public in 1884 in an area outside Sydney known as Billy Goat Swamp.
What is the other location of Taronga Zoo?
|Taronga Zoo Sydney entrance|
|Date opened||7 October 1916|
|Location||Bradleys Head Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Coordinates||33°50′36″S 151°14′28″ECoordinates: 33°50′36″S 151°14′28″E|
|Land area||28 hectares (69 acres)|
How do you get to Taronga Zoo?
- Taronga Zoo Sydney is 12 minutes from Circular Quay by ferry.
- Captain Cook Cruises operate the Zoo Express and all day hop on, hop off services departing daily from Darling Harbour and Circular Quay.
- The Sydney Harbour Eco Hopper operate hop on, hop off services departing from Manly wharf and Circular Quay.
Is Sydney Zoo different to Taronga Zoo?
Totally different experiences. Taronga is a large, traditional outdoors zoo. The Australian collection is very good and the zoo itself is quite scenic with great views across the harbor to the Opera House and Sydney.
How much does Taronga Zoo cost?
One day entry
|Ticket type||Gate price*||Online price|
|Child (4-15 years)||$29.00||$26.10|
|Infant (under 4 years)||FREE||FREE|
What is the zoo called in Sydney?
Taronga Zoo Sydney
Taronga Zoo Sydney was officially opened on October 7th, 1916.
How long do I need at Taronga Zoo?
Sydney Holiday Planner
|Imax Theatre||Imax Film Duration – 45 mins|
|Luna Park||Minimum – 1 hour|
|Jetboat Ride Sydney Harbour||Minimum – 30 mins|
|Taronga Zoo||Minimum – 90 minutes Recommend – 4 hours Ferry Trip – 15 mins one way|
How much does it cost to enter Taronga Zoo?
Do I need to book to go to Taronga Zoo?
Yes. We encourage all guests to pre-register their visit to either Taronga Zoo Sydney or Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo, including any gold pass or community pass holders.