Conservation, research and education

The Rockhampton zoo is committed to achieving education, research and conservation goals. We are involved in a number of different management plans, national and international associations, and animal research. This includes the:



Rockhampton Zoo is focused on educating the communicy through:


Rockhampton Zoo is involved in the following research endeavours:

  • Southern hairy-nosed wombat captive management research with CQUniversity
  • Chimpanzee behavioural with University of Queensland 
  • Koala Research with CQUniversity


Rockhampton Zoo is involved in the following conservation endeavours: