Back to search
  • Local & Online

Sydney Zoo presents Science Week: The Science of Survival

  • -
  • - (AEST)
  • Sydney Zoo
    700 Great Western Highway, Bungarribee NSW 2767, Australia

Join Sydney Zoo for National Science Week in 2024.

Species around the world and locally are threatened now more than ever. Australian scientists are at the forefront of many species surviving in the wild.

Zookeepers are working hard to conserve threatened species both within zoos and in the wild and are educating the many visitors at their zoos each day. Citizen scientists investigate the world and record data that contributes to conservation science on many fronts. All of these dedicated people are working together to ensure species survival.

Come and inspire your students and families and get hands on with fun activities for all ages to learn how you can also join in the fight for survival. 

What's included?

  • free Discovery Trail map - follow the conservation trails around the zoo and win prizes when you complete the survival challenge running from Saturday 10th to Sunday 18 August
  • learn about animal threats and conservation actions
  • discover how to become a citizen scientist
  • workshops and displays from experts in the world of conservation (12-16 August for students) see the school registration form.