At Taronga Centre, Restaurant Associates is proud to provide our clients with catering and events solutions that are distinctive, memorable and professional. We are proud to have a reputation for excellence, delivering only the best through our quality of food, exceptional staff, premium service and world class location at Taronga Zoo.

With our teams’ experience, talent, innovation and passion for excellence, it is our mission to form long lasting and mutually successful partnerships.

Our clients can choose to take part in a range of experiences only available at Taronga Centre. This may include a breathtaking entrance via the Sky Safari cable car, exciting animal encounters or even team building challenges with the one and only Wild Ropes experience.


Support Wildlife Conservation

We are proud to support Taronga Conservation Society Australia. A portion of all funds raised through events with Taronga Centre are given directly back to support their conservation programs here in Australia and around the world.

Guests can take part in a range of exciting experiences on offer in partnership with Taronga Zoo including animal encounters, Sky Safari cable car, Wild Ropes and Zoo tours. All of the animal encounters and tours have a focus on educating guests about wildlife and their plight for survival in the wild.


Experience our exclusive venues

Taronga Centre plays host to a range of spacious, intimate and picturesque venues. This includes the elegant Harbourview Terrace and Ballroom, which offers beautiful landscapes of Sydney Harbour, the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, providing our guests with the perfect venue to host a wedding reception, corporate event, extravagant gala, Christmas party or school formal.

Brides seeking an intimate wedding venue for their special day need to look no further than the Harbourview Garden Court, the perfect place to exchange vows as the sun sets over Sydney Harbour or while enjoying an elegant wedding reception or cocktail affair.

Event planners organizing a conference, meeting or corporate function need to look no further than our functional Taronga and Heritage Boardrooms.


Indulge in our world class catering

As the exclusive caterer on site at Taronga Zoo and the Taronga Centre, Restaurant Associates is the fine dining and boutique catering division of Compass Group. We are dedicated to offering inspired, contemporary catering and event solutions with a modern twist.

We work closely with our clients to design bespoke, tailored menus that suit their celebration and the atmosphere they wish to create. We also pride ourselves on developing lasting relationships with suppliers, so that we only serve the freshest and highest quality produce.

From charity gala events, weddings, school formals, corporate family days, Christmas parties to conferences, the Taronga Centre provides the perfect venue for any occasion.