Animal Habitats and Trails

Animal Habitats and Trails

Explore habitats from all around the world

Taronga Zoo Sydney has an array of animal habitats and trails to explore. Meet animals from all around the world as you wander through Nura Diya Australia, Backyard to Bush, Great Southern Oceans, Rainforest Trail, Tiger Trek, African Savannah and our new Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Centre (ARC) opening in July 2024.

ARC - Coming soon!

ARC is an Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Centre opening at Taronga Zoo in July 2024.

nguwing nura - Nocturnal Country

nguwing nura is Taronga's Nocturnal Habitat, featuring Australian animals that thrive in the night time. 

Nura Diya Australia

Taronga's Australian habitat, featuring Koalas, Dingoes, Emus, Kangaroos and more!

African Savannah

Wander through Taronga's African habitat where you can see Giraffes, Zebras, Meerkats and Lions. 

Great Southern Oceans

Visit Taronga's marine animals - get up close with Penguins, Sea Lions and more!

Rainforest Trail

See Elephants, Otters, Pygmy Hippos and walk through two rainforest-themed aviaries. 

Tiger Trek

Immerse yourself in this Indonesian-themed experience and observe Sumatran Tigers.

Backyard to Bush

Meet Spiders, Farm Animals, and Australian favourites on the Kids Trail.

Zoo Map

You can find all of Taronga's animal habitats and trails on our Zoo Map. 

Act for the Wild

As you journey through the Zoo you can learn about many ways we can all protect wild animals and habitats in our everyday lives. Whether keeping our oceans litter free, selecting sustainable products, or recycling your old mobile phone, your choices matter.