Travelers are voting Taronga Zoo as the best zoo in Sydney. There are 1 zoo in Canberra a city just 153 km from Sydney and 1 zoo in Dubbo which is 188 km distant. The most popular of these are National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra and Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo. You can find 3 zoos in New South Wales and 13 zoos in the country of Australia. Our members favorite in New South Wales is Taronga Zoo and Melbourne Zoo is the top pick in Australia. Want more? Check out our map of zoos in Sydney.