Lots of content was covered ... shorter activities that were well suited to the skills for the HSC. The different sessions kept students engaged. Stage 6 Biology teacher, 2019, Sydney CBD

Biological Diversity Study Days

This engaging full day Stage 6 Biology program has been developed by the Australian Museum, Taronga Zoo, the Royal Botanic Garden & Domain Trust and the North Coast Regional Botanic Garden.

Students will examine fossils, specimens, live animals and plants to understand biological diversity by explaining the relationships between a range of organisms in terms of specialisation for selected habitats and evolution of species.

Dates for 2020

Royal Botanic Garden (Sydney CBD)

25-29 May, 22-26 June and 22-24 July

Taronga Zoo (Mosman)

9-12 June and 27-31 July

Blue Mountains Botanic Garden (Mount Tomah)

6 and 7 August

Australian Botanic Garden (Mount Annan)

10-13 and 18-21 August

Taronga Western Plains Zoo (Dubbo)

2 and 3 June

North Coast Regional Botanic Garden (Coffs Harbour)

16-18 June


[The educators] were all fantastic and knew the curriculum very well! Loved the energy and the passion they brought to the day! Thankyou! Stage 6 Biology teacher, 2019, Australian Botanic Garden Mt Annan