Go Back

Twilight At Taronga ZooFeb 22, 2017


It’s that time of year again where the flowers have budded and the animals are frolicking, and luckily, Taronga Zoo understands just how important it is to plan an outing to the zoo at this glorious time. They also understand how live music and picnicking in the great outdoors are three things that just scream Summer, fun, family and friends. We think Mother Nature would certainly approve.

twilight-at-taronga-zoo-sydney-whats-on-02

Twilight at Taronga presented by ANZ, is close to coming to an end and that’s why you need to get in fast! Soak up the last of the amazing weather and jump on the live music bandwagon for your next date night or family outing (to keep the kids happy). Twilight at Taronga is set against the stunning landscape of Sydney Harbour and is easily accessible by ferry, car or bus. Why not make a nautical experience out of it and take advantage of the free ferry that runs between Taronga Zoo and Circular Quay!

For more information on transport options, click here


Who Can You Expect to Hear?

twilight-at-taronga-zoo-sydney-whats-on-03

Bjorn Again – Friday 24th February, Saturday 25th February

Kurt Vile – Friday 3rd March

The Living End – Saturday 4th March, Sunday 5th March

Tegan and Sara – Thursday 9th March

Teenage Fanclub – Friday 10th March

Martha Wainwright – Saturday 11th March

Click here for details about the line-up.


If Seeing Cute Animals Tires You Out Easily

I’m not sure if it’s humanely possible to get tired of cute animals but if you need a time-out from gaping at baby koalas eating eucalyptus leaves and seeing meerkats shuffling and scurrying around, then it’s time to grab a picnic rug and some snacks and go enjoy the musical festivities. Additionally, if you’re hanging for a glass of wine or a frothy beer – then never fear for Taronga Zoo is fully licensed and features a bar for you to enjoy some icy, cold beverages whilst watching your favourite music acts. And, if you’re not a domestic god[dess] who’s remembered to pack snacks (and lets face it, most of us aren’t), then just make your way to any one of the food outlets that have set up shop and cater for all your needs.

Additionally, if you’re feeling a little bit fancy, you can order a Taronga Zoo Hamper. The hamper for two features a selection of charcuterie, a cheese platter, a grilled chicken sandwich, dessert and more. Taronga Zoo have thought of everything and have even included a vegetarian hamper as an option. Good on ya Taronga.

twilight-at-taronga-zoo-sydney-whats-on-04

You can buy a hamper when you book your tickets online. To find out more about how you can munch on prosciutto and sip on Shiraz – head here


How Are You Contributing?

All ticket sales will help to continue the conservation and protection of animals in the wild. Twilight at Taronga will also ensure that coverage is brought to The Wildlife Witness app. The app is a venture designed to fight against illegal wildlife trade and allows everyday people to report illegal proceedings such as caged animals, the selling of animal products or food in a restaurant that may be poached. If you’re an animal-lover, download the app for Apple devices here, and Android devices here.


Cute animals + wine + live music = possibly the best date night ever, and there’s still a few shows left at Twilight at Taronga, so how about you take a walk on the wild side.

Grab your tickets here.

By Nora Omar


CLICK HERE FOR MORE ARTICLES:

 

Latest News


Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
Australia’s Ultimate Bee...
17 Apr. 2019

Time to gather your drinking buddies because world renowned beer festival GABS (otherwise known as The Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular) is happening soon. Kicking of the month on the 1st of June, GABS will be held at the beautiful Sydney Showgrounds with two boozy 5-hour sessions taking place on t...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
This Sydney restaurant is offe...
16 Apr. 2019

If you consider yourself a dumpling addict this one-day-only dumpling event is not one to miss. Round up those silver coins you collected over the weekend, and head down to The Argyle on the 23rd of April to in indulge in a feast of affordable and delicious dumplings. Choose from prawn, pork and veget...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
We’ve found 2 Sydney hot...
2 Apr. 2019

Calling all Sydney siders, these two popular bars have launched a brand new drinks menu and we’re here to tell you all about it. If you haven’t heard of Coogee Bay Hotel or Cruise Bar, let us fill you in. These bars offers unrivalled views of Sydney’s seaside and harbour side and are the perfect...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
This Top Chinese Restaurant &#...
1 Apr. 2019

Acclaimed Chinese restaurant Spice Temple are mixing things up in an exceptional way by combining their regional Chinese cuisine with unique native Australian ingredients such as Salt Bush, Warrigal Greens and Davidson Plum, to create a diverse new menu. To celebrate this first directional change in t...[more info]

Read More

76 queries, 0.499 seconds.

Close