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  •  Sydney Taronga Zoo-Aussie Gold Tour (Private Tour-Max 6Pax)

Sydney Taronga Zoo-Aussie Gold Tour (Private Tour-Max 6Pax)

Taronga Zoo Sydney

  • Sydney
  • English
  • Flexible. Up to 7.5 hours including 2 hours Aussie Gold Tour (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation prior to 7 days of travel date
  • 24 Working Hours Confirmation

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Taronga Zoo admission
  • 2. Aussie Gold Tour (escorted by experienced guides)-Private Tour
  • 3. Koala Encounter
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1 Key Facts


  • 1. Taronga Zoo admission
  • 2. Aussie Gold Tour (escorted by experienced guides)-Private Tour
  • 3. Koala Encounter

Not included

  • 1. Ferry from/to Taronga Zoo
  • 2. Transport from/to hotel
  • 3. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 4. Souvenirs
  • 5. Travel Insurance
Destination Sydney
Address Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman NSW 2088 Australia
How to get there ● By Ferry
The Zoo is located just 12 minutes from Circular Quay by ferry. Refer to Sydney Ferries website for a current timetable.

● By Car
Parking is available at the Zoo. Entry to the car park is from Bradleys Head Road. The car park day rate is $18. (Price is reference only, and subject to change without notice)
Operating hours
Tour-Daily (morning session) 09:45-11:45 Session Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
Tour-Daily (afternoon session) 13:15-15:15 Session Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
Koala Encounter-Daily 11:00-14:45
Taronga Zoo-Daily (01 September-30 April) 09:30-17:00
Taronga Zoo-Daily (01 May-31 August) 09:30-16:30
Tour-Christmas Day (25 December) Closed
Tour-Boxing Day (26 December) Closed
Tour-New Year's Eve (31 December) Closed
Tour-New Year's Day (01 January) Closed
Check-in requirements Please ensure you arrive at Taronga Zoo 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time to allow enough time to check in. Regrettably, failure to arrive before this time will most likely be classified as no-show and result in forfeiting the booking and it cannot be refunded or transferred.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Umbrella / raincoat if rains
● Insect repellent
● Camera
● Money / credit card for optional purchases
Other info ● Maximum six people per session.

● Children are classified as 4-15 years old (inclusive).

● Children and infants under 4 years of age are free of charge.

● Children must be supervised by an accompanying adult at all times.

● A guest is not permitted to bring into the Zoo any animal; animal costume; ball; balloon; bicycle (Taronga Zoo), scooter, skateboard, roller blades or similar apparatus; alcohol or illegal substance.

● A guest is not permitted to use any audio equipment or musical instrument at a volume likely to disturb any animal; or behave in a manner that is likely to cause offence or disruption to other guests.

● A guest is not permitted to touch or interfere with any animal or vegetation; remove or disturb any rock, stone, sand or similar substance; feed any animal; throw any object; climb on, damage or deface any structure or sign; light any fire; or litter.

● Taronga Zoo Sydney is a smoke-free site. Smoking is prohibited in all zoo buildings, vehicles and out door areas. Guests who do not comply may be removed.

● There will be no refunds or rain checks due to inclement weather or animals resting or animals sleeping.

● Sometimes areas may need to be temporarily closed for maintenance, improvements or safety reasons. Please check with the Service Provider for updated information before purchasing.

● More information can be found:

2 Overview

This is an exclusive, popular, behind-the-scenes tour of Taronga Zoo's unique Australian animal collection designed especially for the inquisitive traveller.

Sydney Taronga Zoo-Aussie Gold Tour (Private Tour-Max 6Pax)


Taronga Zoo

Visit Sydney's famous Taronga Zoo, home to over 4000 animals, to encounter native Australian wildlife and creatures from all over the world. Admission includes free shows and keeper talks. Just 12 minutes from the city by ferry, Taronga Zoo has breathtaking views of Sydney Harbour that should not be missed.


Aussie Gold Tour

The Aussie Gold Tour offers guests the chance to walk through the Australian animals and learn more about some of these unique animals. Pick the guide's brain about Australia's unusual wildlife, then get camera ready for plenty of snaps with kangaroos, wallabies, birds, wombats, echidnas and reptiles.


Koala Encounter

Strike a pose with the famous Australian icon, the koala! Venture into the exhibit as knowledgeable zookeepers give guests a private talk about these unique pouched marsupials.



Reference Only. Subject to change without notice.

Activity Time
Aussie Gold Tour 09:45-11:45 / 13:15-15:15
Koala Encounter 11:00-14:45
Entry to Taronga Zoo 10:00-16:00


3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
● If no show, no refund.

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