Large Varanid Workshop

Upcoming workshop on the captive husbandry and wild biology of varanid lizards this October!

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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 2019

We have a huge amount of events rolling out THIS WEEK across the region. The zoo community is pulling together to 'dust off their bowling shoes and help save our Aussie Tree Roos!' Congratulations to all who have organsied an event in their area! Let's make this a special event and show what zoo keepers can achieve when we come together! To get involved click below for a list of events.

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Introduction to Animal Training Course - SOLD OUT Animal Training Community course November 14th and 15th

The ASZK Animal Training Community is running an Introduction to Animal Training course this November at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, QLD. THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!

Large Varanid Workshop 2019 Call for papers and registration open!

The Reptile TAG and Alice Springs Desert Park are hosting a workshop on the captive husbandry and wild biology of varanid lizards! The call for papers and registration are now open!

2019 ASZK Annual Conference Sydney, Australia

This year's conference on collaborative conservation will be held in Sydney, Australia. The call for papers is now open. Sponsorship opportunities available.

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Komodo and Large Varanid Workshop – October 2019

The ASZK and Reptile TAG are running a Large Varanid workshop! The workshop will be held in Alice Springs and run from October 21 – 23 and focusing on both the wild ecology and the captive management of Komodo dragons and other large varanid species. This is a great development opportunity for experienced and novice […]

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Callout for ZAA Workshop Registration 2019

A SPECIAL INVITE TO ASZK MEMBERS Thursday 2nd MAY Inaugural ASZK/ZAA Combined Workshop Day We are proud to invite Australasian Society of Zoo Keeping (ASZK) members to attend the ZAA Workshops at member rates. Day 2 (Thursday, 2nd May) of the Program has been specifically arranged with ASZK attendees in mind. The 2019 ASZK Annual […]

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