Featherdale Zoom (Animal Photography)

A unique and up close ‘through the lens’ experience of Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park

Courses are conducted by professional photographer, June Andersen, at the Featherdale ZOOm Learning Centre situated within the grounds of Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park.

Home to the largest collection of Australian native animals in the world, Featherdale is special and unique venue for photography and learning.

The course runs over 1 full day where participants enjoy access to the park prior to its opening to the public.

The course includes:

Early access to Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park before it opens to the public to take advantage of early morning light

Guidance from June for entire time

Comprehensive computer session – optimising images

Course notes

Commentary by park staff


  • Sunday 10th September 2023
  • Sunday 12th November 2023

What to bring?

  • Camera and lenses
  • Extra battery and battery charger
  • Memory cards
  • Laptop – for computer session

An email will be sent to participants 10 days prior to their course, advising meeting times and any other additional information that may be required.

June Andersen:

June is a professional nature photographer and has her studio in Jervis Bay, NSW, where she teaches digital photography, fine art printing and framing. June’s images appear on numerous websites and are extensively used by National Parks Australia.

Her career as an educator in the visual arts profession extends over 30 years and she is highly respected both in Australia and overseas.

June has had a long standing collaboration with Mogo Wildlife Park through the highly popular MOGO ZOOm course and is excited to extend this course to people in Sydney through Featherdale ZOOm. Her ability to teach, her love of nature and her passion for photography will make this an unforgettable experience for any nature lover.

Featherdale Zoom (Animal Photography) DETAILS






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Cancellations must be received in writing by email to info@austwp.com.au
Cancellations received no later than 10 working days prior to commencement of the course will be given a full refund.
Cancellations made between 5 and 10 working days will be charged a cancellation fee of $75. Regrettably, no refunds can be made after this time. Any cancellation fee will be treated as a direct donation to the Mogo Zoo Foundation.


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