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The ASZK promote vacancies and provides resources for those looking for careers within Zoos and Aquaria.

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Bowling 2021

In 2021, the ASZK will be Bowling for Sun Bears! We will be releasing more details pending the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

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Call for papers!

The ASZK is pleased to announce that we will be hosting our annual conference ONLINE for the first time from 12th - 14th November. The call for papers is open until 22 October!

International Zookeeper Day October 4th 2021

International Zookeeper Day is fast fast approaching. This year's theme is #stillcaring. For information on how you can host an event, please see our information pack

2021 ASZK Digital Conference Online

The ASZK is excited to invite you to our 2021 Conference! Due to restrictions associated with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, this year's conference will be held online on November 12-14. Registration is open now!

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UPDATE: 2021 Conference

ASZK Digital Annual Conference 12-14 November 2021  “Keeper Konnect 4” – Connecting with each other, with the Public, helping the Public Connect to the Wild, and Connecting what we do in Zoos to the Needs of the Wild. ASZK would like to invite interested zoo professionals to attend the 2021 ASZK Annual Conference, 12-14 November. […]

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2021 Annual General Meeting and Election

The Australasian Society of Zookeeping is celebrating our 45th year anniversary this year. For nearly half a century, the ASZK has remained a foundation in supporting keeper development and upskilling animal care professionals across the Australasian Region and our expanding industry. The annual general meeting of the ASZK will be held virtually on Saturday May […]

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ASZK Gold Sponsors

A huge thank you to the Gold Sponsors of the ASZK! Thanks to the support of the following organisations, our Large Varanid Workshop in Alice Springs October 21-23th 2019 was a huge success.

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