Taronga Talks

Taronga Talks

The podcast from Taronga is back.

Working at Taronga Zoo is more than just a job – for us Taronga means family.

The deep connections our staff develop with wildlife and the natural world affects the lives of others, near and far. From Sydney to Dubbo, Taronga’s people all have amazing untold Zoo stories that will touch your heart and open your eyes.

Hayden Turner invites you to listen in each week and join our family with ‘Taronga Talks’.

New episode

Penguin Quest with Jo Walker

New episode

Penguin Quest with Jo Walker

Taronga CEO Cameron Kerr.
Taronga CEO Cameron Kerr.

Season 2 Episode 1

In our first Taronga Talks episode for 2020, Taronga Conservation Society Australia CEO Cameron Kerr reflects on the enormous change affecting us all during the COVID-19 pandemic. With over 5,000 animals to still care for, ongoing conservation work to help save endangered species and two beautiful Zoos to maintain, there's no such thing as ‘hibernation’ during lockdown at Taronga!

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Taronga CEO Cameron Kerr.
Keeper Matt Kettle and Hayden Turner at Taronga Zoo Sydney.
Keeper Matt Kettle and Hayden Turner at Taronga Zoo Sydney.

Listen to Season 1

Tune in to the first season of Taronga Talks - with 18 incredible episodes all featuring a different guest sharing their stories with host Hayden Turner.

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Keeper Matt Kettle and Hayden Turner at Taronga Zoo Sydney.
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Listen to Taronga Talks today on your favourite podcast app

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Subscribe to receive new episodes each week on your podcast app. Taronga Talks is hosted and produced by our Manager of Guest Experience, People and Programs, Hayden Turner.

At Taronga, we believe that wildlife and people can share this planet. Simple choices you make can change the future for wildlife.

Share, rate and review Taronga Talks to get as many people as possible inspired and motivated. Together, we can create a shared future for wildlife and people.

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