Competition: Win tickets to Taronga!

You could Taronga Western Plain Zoo's newest baby, 'Junkins'.

You could Taronga Western Plain Zoo's newest baby, 'Junkins'.

TAKE some time out at Taronga Western Plains Zoo and meet the newest baby on the plains in young female meerkat pup 'Junkins.'

Born on March 31, Junkins has now made it out into the bright lights of the world to join the rest of the meerkat troop as they forage and enjoy the winter sunshine.

There's also three cheetah cubs born late last year who are really starting to hit their stride. The cubs are quite a handful for mum Halla, but there playful exploits have been delighting visitors and zookeepers alike.

The Queanbeyan Age has two family passes to give away (two adults, two children) to see all the wonderful animals at Taronga Western Plains Zoo.

It's simple to enter the competition, pick up an edition of the Queanbeyan Age and find the competition code word.

Email the code word along with your name, address, contact number to with 'Taronga Western Plains Zoo' in the subject line by close of business Monday, June 30.

Any entries without the code word will be ineligible for the prize.

Only one entry per family will be accepted.

Winners will be randomly drawn and contacted on Tuesday, July 1.

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