Career Awareness Day

If you’re passionate about wildlife and interested in a career with animals and conservation, be sure to join us for our next Career Awareness Day.  This special day gives you a chance to learn all about how you might become part of the zoo team one day too.  It’s a great chance to meet staff from a range of careers at the zoo – from animal and plant care to administration and management.  Hear about how our staff became part of the zoo team and learn how you can get that competitive edge to land your dream job!

2016 Career Awareness Days are open to students in Years 10, 11 and 12. The dates for 2016 are:

  • Term 1: March 18, Friday, Week 7
  • Term 2: June 17, Friday, Week 7
  • Term 3: September 9,  Friday Week 7
  • Term 4: November 25, Friday Week 6

We are now taking application forms for the Term 3 program – Friday 9th September.

Career Awareness Day application form – Copy and email

Career Awareness Day – print and return


We’re currently updating our online booking system and it’s unavailable at this time. In order to make your booking, please call (08) 8267 3255 during business hours, or alternatively outside of hours, please email us at and provide a contact number that we can call you back on. Apologies for any inconvenience caused and we look forward to seeing you soon.

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