Taronga Zoo, Sydney
Above: Seal enclosure, Taronga Zoo, September 1916. NRS 4481, ST 5910
NSW State Archives holds a number of records which document the activities and development of Taronga Zoo in Sydney. Other related records may be found by searching our catalogue and using our finding aids.
|NRS 14125||Registers of letters received from government departments (A series) [Treasury]||1901-1923|
|NRS 14139||Correspondence: A Series [Treasury]||1901-1923|
|NRS 12060||Letters received [Premier's Department]||1907-1976|
Main series of letters received [Colonial Secretary]
For further information on researching the Colonial Secretary's records please see the Colonial Secretary Guide.
|NRS 4470||Ink drawing for block of Taronga Park Tea Rooms||c.1940s|
Building construction and maintenance files - [B files]
See Collection Search on our home page for a list of B files relating to Taronga Zoo (tip: search using the term Taronga)
|NRS 20506||Images of tourist attractions and destinations [Tourism New South Wales]||1990-2002|
Glass plate negatives [Government Printing Office]
To search use registers of negatives: 6/21192 and 6/21195
(Relevant images for Zoo's first year include: ST5928-5939; ST5941-5948; ST5974-5993; ST6007; ST6080-6086)
|1652||Taronga Zoological Park Trust [I]||
27 Mar 1912-20 Sep 1956
|1634||Taronga Zoological Park Trust [II]||
20 Sep 1956-04 Jun 1973
|1610||Taronga Conservation Society Australia||04 Jun 1973-|
Unless otherwise stated, these records are available to view at the Western Sydney Records Centre.