Zoo on the move

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Please note due to unforeseen circumstances, the Animals of the Dreaming performance will no longer taken place on 22 and 23 April. Instead on Saturday 23 April visitors can enjoy an interactive show featuring native animals from the team at Australian Wildlife Displays. We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

The animals are coming to visit Elizabeth Farm these April school holidays!

Inspired by Museum of Sydney’s How to Move a Zoo exhibition, this two-day program of fun activities for families will take over the beautiful gardens and grounds of the property. 

Spot the playful animal illustrations, go wild and get creative in our activity hub, and try to identify the animal sounds in the garden. Plus, we’ll be visited by the Taronga Zoomobile team and Brewarrina Elder Colin Hardy OAM, who’ll present their Animals of the Dreaming show on Friday and join Australian Wildlife Displays on Saturday to meet some of Australia's unique native fauna.

These activities take place outdoors and are included with museum admission. 

What’s on

Animals on parade

22 & 23 April, 10am–4pm

Playfully illustrated by artist Ollie Davis, the zoo animals have found their way to Elizabeth Farm! See how many you can spot in the garden.  

Zoo sounds

22 & 23 April, 10am–4pm

Journey through the garden and listen for the call of the wild! Can you identify the animals in our imaginary zoo?  

Drop-in kids activity hub

22 & 23 April, 10am–4pm

Create your own animal headband and join the parade! Pick an animal face, mix and match animal features, decorate and go wild! 

Native animals & performances

Man playing a guitar
Col Hardy hosting Animals of the Dreaming. Photo © Chloe Precey for Taronga Zoo

Animals of the dreaming

Performances cancelled

Listen to stories and songs about native animals and the Dreamtime in this unique show, delivered by Brewarrina Elder and award-winning musician Colin Hardy OAM. Col will be joined by Indigenous Taronga Zoo staff, who’ll introduce the kids to a variety of native animals and artefacts from the Zoo.


Image courtesy Australian Wildlife Displays

Australian Wildlife Displays

Saturday 23 April, 11am

Meet some of Australia’s wonderful and unique native fauna with an interactive show featuring native animals from the team at Australian Wildlife Displays.



Adult  | $15 
Concession  | $12 
Child (5-15 years) | $12 
Family*  | $38 
Members  | Free of charge
Children under 5 years  | Free of charge

*1 adult & 2 children, 1 adult & 3 children, 2 adults & 1 child, 2 adults & 2 children

When & where

Friday 22 April & Saturday 23 April 

Elizabeth Farm

70 Alice Street, Rosehill, NSW 2142
+61 2 9635 9488

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