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A long-awaited decision to provide Australians and New Zealanders with clear labelling of palm oil has again been delayed at a meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation.
Victorians have voted in their thousands, and Melbourne Zoo has been named their most popular metropolitan tourism attraction for the second year in a row.
Zoos Victoria has welcomed the Victorian Governments announcement it will advocate for the labelling of palm oil on all food products.
Five Penguin chicks graduated from the Wild Sea feeding school this morning.
They have learned to take fish from their Keepers, so they were ready to join the group out in the exhibit and take the plunge into the deep pool.
The five Gray Meerkats at the Royal Children’s Hospital have had their annual vaccination against cat flu and feline enteritis this morning.
Dr. Kath Adriaanse also gave the Meerkats a general checkup, including a quick dental examination.
On Friday Ministers meeting in Canberra will make a decision that will make a big difference to wildlife in Sumatra and Borneo.
Cataract surgery only ever performed once before on a White-cheeked Gibbon has made a dramatic improvement to the eyesight of much loved female Vang, a Zoo resident since 1981.
The 18th of November is a momentous day in history.
Melbourne Zoo is the toast of Melbourne after it received the Melbourne Award for successfully reducing its environmental footprint.
Animals large and small have been given a helping hand thanks to an enthusiastic group of pre-school and primary students.
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