Vivid Sydney at Taronga Zoo
Wild Lights - Fri 17 June 2022
Wild Lights at Taronga Zoo
Where nature shines… let there be light!
Wild Lights at Taronga Zoo is back as a Vivid Sydney location for 2022 and will be brighter and more colourful than ever before with an array of wild, inclusive and awe-inspiring installations.
Running from 27 May – 18 June, Wild Lights at Taronga Zoo – is an immersive and inspiring experience where guests can explore the Zoo after dark on an illuminated night walk, all whilst connecting with wildlife and conservation.
Wild Lights at Taronga is an all-ages, ticketed and inclusive event that makes for the ultimate family night out or the perfect addition to any Zoo visit or overnight stay at Taronga Zoo Sydney. With a strong focus on accessibility, Wild Lights showcases a shared planet under the theme “Where Nature Shines” connecting wildlife of the land, of the sky and of the sea with three, never seen before, purpose-built, inclusive installations contributed by inaugural access and inclusion partner Cushman & Wakefield. They join installations and light sculptures from the renowned Ample Projects Mini Beasts collection and the breathtakingly beautiful Jellyfish Bloom. As well as festival-favourite animal lanterns from 14 different captivating species, from enchanting echidnas to a magnificent lion pride.
To enhance your Wild Lights experience, there are also a limited number of Sky Pass tickets to take you sky-high above the Vivid light walk. Sky Pass holders will have access to the Taronga Zoo Sky Safari to view the zoo from above and get a unique perspective of Vivid Sydney.
Wild Lights at Taronga Zoo will be lit up Wednesday-Sunday as well as Public holiday Monday 13th June. With two sessions per night, spaces for this spectacular event are limited.
Your ticket has the power to save wildlife.
Taronga is a not-for-profit organisation. Every dollar you spend at Taronga goes directly back into the support, care and protection of wildlife.
Sessions: Tickets can be purchased for two session times:
Session 1 - 5.30pm*
Session 2 - 7.30pm*
*start times only, approx. 2 hour experience
Adult – $26.95
Child – $19.95 (4-15 years)
Concession - $24.26
Under 4 free
Note: Last entry at the light walk is 8.30pm
Attending Wild Lights at Taronga Zoo? We have an incredible offer for you!
Make your Wild Lights experience the ultimate night out by upgrading to a one- or two-night stay at Wildlife Retreat at Taronga. Nestled within the grounds of Taronga Zoo on Cammeraigal Country, the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga is a unique eco-retreat that offers designer rooms, intimate native wildlife encounters, award-winning dining and stunning panoramic views of the sparkling Sydney Harbour.
To celebrate the return of Vivid Sydney, all guests to the Wildlife Retreat at Taronga will be treated to private wildlife lanterns, as well as live performances from Indigenous artists in the N’Gurra Lounge while a special Vivid Package will give guests VIP access to Wild Lights, a welcome gift and a illuminative Vivid cocktail to be enjoyed on arrival.
Visit https://taronga.org.au/retreat to find out more!
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