Adelaide and Monarto Zoo Research Project Application 2018

The application process has closed for 2018

Adelaide and Monarto Zoo are popular places for SACE Research Project themes. To ensure that Zoo Learning can provide students with timely access to Zoo staff and inside information for SACE Research Project interviews, all students must complete the application process below. We will only consider applications submitted using the specific form below.

Zoos SA provides students with support in gathering primary research. Primary research is new research, carried out to answer specific issues or questions. There are two types of primary research that we support:

  1. Interviews – face to face (visit the Zoo) or phone interviews or
  2. Questionnaire/survey (to one staff member) – Must be web-based (on-line, eg Survey Monkey). Extended written responses will not be provided.

If you wish to enter the Zoo multiple times to undertake animal observation or other research you will be provided with one free entry into the Zoo and then be charged a discount rate of $8 per entry after that. We will negotiate this with you if your application is successful.

All successful applicants receive one free entry into the Zoo at an agreed time for a face to face interview.

Zoos SA will support 21 year 11 and 12 SACE research projects in 2019

The online application form will be available at the beginning of the 2019 school year.

All applications must be submitted by the end of Week 1, Term 2 – Friday 4th May using this online form only.

If we reach our maximum of 21 submissions prior to that date we will no longer be able to accept more applications.

Students are informed about whether their application is successful within one week of submitting the online application form.

Criteria for the application:

  1. A maximum of seven questions will be provided by the student
  2. Questions will be based on information that can only be gathered from a Zoos SA staff member at either Monarto or Adelaide Zoo


Year 11 & 12/13
Adelaide and Monarto Zoo
Program Type
SACE Research Project
One free entry into the Zoo for a face to face interview

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