Get an insight into working with animals at Curumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s careers expo

ALWAYS wanted to work with animals?

This Friday, Gold Coasters can get a taste of what it’s like to work with animal at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s wildlife and animal expo.

The expo is not just for school students, with locals keen to pursue a career in an animal-related field or thinking of becoming a volunteer encouraged to attend.


The day will provide information about careers associated with working with animals, advice on subject choice and educational courses, presentations and opportunities to meet people with experience in the field.

There will also be workshops from various organizations including Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, the RSPCA, Gold Coast City Council and Wildlife Preservation Society, as well as a number of Universities and TAFES that offer animal related courses.

Students and members of the public attending the careers day will also have the opportunity to enroll in volunteer programs at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

DATE: Friday 19 September 2014
TIME: 8:00am to 2:00pm
WHERE:  The Village Green area beside Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (corner of Tomewin and Teemangum Streets)
COST:  $5 registration (includes a goody bag), discounted entry available to the park – $15.  Behind the scenes tours, animal encounters and photos are also bookable on the day at additional cost

For more information please visit or phone (07)5534 0846