News: Zoos

Google introduces Things to do feature

In a development having major implications for attractions bookings as well as many types of ticket sales, the phasing out of its ‘Reserve with Google’ (RwG) function by search…

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Feb 14, 2022 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Entertainment / Marketing / Technology / Tourism /


Temporary closure of Osaka Tennoji Zoo due to staff shortages as COVID spreads

Japan's Osaka Tennoji Zoo in the city's Tennoji Ward has announced its temporary closure from 25th January due to staff shortages amid the spread of COVID infections. Tennoji Zoo…

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Jan 28, 2022 Attractions / Education / Environment / Safety / Zoos /


The National Aquarium Abu Dhabi launches new diving experience

The National Aquarium Abu Dhabi, the largest aquarium in the Middle East, has introduced new diving packages for both certified divers and those without any diving experiences. Those who…

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Jan 17, 2022 Attractions / Environment / Tourism / Zoos /


First giant panda cub born in Singapore officially named Le Le

The official name of the first giant panda cub born in Singapore is ‘Le Le’ - with the chosen name having received close to 50% of the more than 64,000 public votes cast via an…

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Dec 30, 2021 Attractions / Education / Zoos /


Advanced Aquarium Technologies wins in three categories at 2021 Sunshine Coast Business Awards

Advanced Aquarium Technologies (AAT), the Australian-based world leader in the highly specialised business of designing, building and operating landmark public aquariums, has dominated the…

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Nov 17, 2021 Attractions / Marketing / Technology / Tourism / Zoos /


Home to 46,000 marine exhibits the National Aquarium Abu Dhabi opens doors to visitors

The National Aquarium Abu Dhabi, the largest aquarium in the Middle East and home to 46,000 creatures spread across 10 zones, has opened to the public. The National Aquarium is the first…

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Nov 16, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Tourism / Zoos /


Zoo and Aquarium Association conference awards recognise excellence

The Australasian Zoo and Aquarium Association (ZAA) has presented its annual awards, provided a chance for the Association to recognise progress, innovation and to celebrate sector…

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Nov 9, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Marketing / Tourism / Zoos /


Wildlife Reserves Singapore reveals new branding for River Safari

A rebranding of Wildlife Reserves Singapore has seen its popular River Safari renamed as River Wonders, while the new bird park in the attraction’s upcoming Mandai precinct will be…

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Oct 15, 2021 Attractions / Marketing / Tourism / Zoos /



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