Welcome to the ZOOBASE website INSTITUTIONS page. This site was established in June 2004 following a meeting of representatives of several Australian institutions, concerned with the risks posed by captive exotic venomous animals.

The following institutions were involved in establishing the cooperative framework, represented in this site.

Adelaide Zoo Adelaide, South Australia  
Australian Reptile Park Gosford, New South Wales  
Australia Zoo Beerwah, Queensland  
Ballarat Wildlife Park Ballarat, Victoria  
Bredl's Reptile Park Renmark, South Australia  
Melbourne Zoo Melbourne, Victoria  
Taronga Zoo Sydney, New South Wales  
Venom Supplies Tanunda, South Australia  

Nearly all have dedicated webpages detailing their institution.

This list only includes those institutions known to have licensed collections of exotic venomous snakes and participating in this cooperative information sharing venture.

The information provided on this site is provided in good faith, but neither the site coordinators, nor the participating institutions make any warranty in regard to accuracy or applicability of the information. Any person or institution using the information must do so at their own risk and on the condition that they cannot and will not hold any person or institution associated with this site liable for any harm resulting from use of this information.