Address: WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

1-5 Wheat Road Darling Harbour

Sydney 2000

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Teacher Pre-Visit

Teacher Pre-Visit

All NSW registered teachers are offered complimentary entry to WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo for advanced education preparation.


All NSW teachers with a valid teacher's ID and school email address.


Complimentary visit to WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo for the purpose of completing a risk assessment prior to your excursion, one week prior to your pre-planned visit with approval.


This offer is available during NSW school term only for Sydney based teachers, after school or on weekends upon request. NSW School Holidays are available for regional teachers upon request. NSW public holidays visits are no longer available for free teacher visits. All requests for a visit must be approved by our Education Manager. One week's notice is required for approval to ensure entry. Pre-visit requests must be made Monday to Friday during our Education Office hours. One visit per year can be requested.


We want you to feel confident in your decision to book your next school excursion so you are more than welcome to visit WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo as our guest.


Just bring along your valid teacher's ID, your confirmed request form from our Education Manager and present them to a member of staff on arrival at the admissions desk.

Education Manager – Christine.Kilpatrick@merlinentertainments.com.au


Risk Assessment Form

Please download and print this document and bring it with you on the day of your excursion.