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Taronga Zoo

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Open Now: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sydney Taronga Zoo General Entry Ticket
from USD 34.09*
Sydney Taronga Zoo General Entry Ticket
from USD 34.09*
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Taking a ferry directly from Circular Quay to Taronga Zoo, located in the suburb of Mosman, is the first unexpected joy of visiting the animal park. Once there, the leisurely trails and opportunity to see some of Australia's distinct wildlife become...more
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Bradleys Head Road, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
+61 2 9969 2777
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been to this zoo a few times on different occasions, so here's some tips that I've learned along the way. Helpful Tips: 1) If you go on your birthday, the entrance fee is only $1. 2) Check the website first to see if they're...More

1  Thank explorer604
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hearing all the fuss about Taronga zoo I was expecting nothing but the best, unfortunately the animals we did get to see were the saddest I’ve ever seen. The elephants were only out for 10mins at a time every so often, the ibis in the...More

1  Thank mummbear
Reviewed 3 days ago

My second visit here and I still enjoyed my time here even though the weather was a bit cloudy, grey and windy and it was a bit chilly as it had been raining heavily the previous day. Same as last time, we caught the ferry...More

Thank WLH_Oz
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here on a last minute whim when at the ferry terminal. Great place, being nestled up in amongst the trees, good variety of animals that appear well cared for. Staff were friendly. I would rate it behind Australia Zoo. But the location is a...More

Thank Ebony L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although improvements are still underway the experience was still a very pleasant one for a day out.

Thank Belinda C
Reviewed 3 days ago

food very average....toilets need cleaner and there was an event on! service dreadful...they need to review their customer service and chef

Thank ca0sb0rne
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was a cool day to visit probably better because on a hot day it’s hilly and could be taxing ! Pleasant staff saw most animals although some were shy . Sky rail was enjoyable go round twice we did. . Look in hotel brochures...More

Thank chris g
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Maybe it's just me, but in was pretty dissapointed with the Taronga Zoo. We paid full price to enter only to find quite a few enclosures were closed for improvement work, fair enough but why charge full price for reduced enclosures. What we did see...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

took the kids for an outing and they had a blast when we actually saw animals! we caught the train and ferry and made it a day. the zoo was packed being school holidays and lots of inconsiderate people who have no idea there are...More

1  Thank Trevor O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

waooo such a great place to see live animals in front of your eyes.....don't misss the chance to visit this place .....

Thank Deepraj s
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With a variety of outdoor attractions, the
sophisticated harbour suburb of Mosman has something
for everyone. Shoppers can stroll Military Road for
its unique offering of antiques, designer labels, and
hip restaurants and cafes. Nature lovers can take in
spectacular bushwalks like the Taronga to Balmoral
walk, while families can enjoy snorkeling in the
sheltered beaches of Balmoral Beach or scuba diving at
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Timothy G
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Response from discoveraustralia101 | Reviewed this property |
we went to Taronga Zoo from Circular Quay using Manly Fast Ferry. and from Taronga Zoo we went to Manly beach.