Set on traditional Cammeraigal country, Taronga Zoo has many amazing Aboriginal stories to tell. Nura Diya, meaning ‘this country or camp’, takes you on a journey through Taronga, as you hear stories of Australian wildlife told through the perspective of an Aboriginal guide, with tales of their shared history with the animals and land.
The experience has been developed with the indigenous community and led by an Aboriginal guide, you will hear their own personal stories, and discover their important connections back to the land, animals and nature.
See Australia’s amazing animals in a new light, as you discover the binding relationships between flora and fauna and hear stories of the Dreaming describing creation of creatures and the landscape. Learn the centuries old traditional uses of plants for food and medicine, while enjoying interactive experiences with unique Australian wildlife, including koalas, kangaroos, wallabies and a vast array of Australia’s birds.
Aboriginal Culture Cafe Carpark Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Discover Aboriginal Experiences Indigenous experiences and/or cultural immersion International Kiosk Lockers Nature & Wildlife Picnic Area Public Telephone Public Toilet Shop Walk
Check In: 9:00 am
Check Out: 5:00 pm