Royal Zoological Society of South Australia

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Official blazon

Arms: Per chevron vert and gules in chief two red and yellow Macaws (Ara macao) respectant in base a bezant charged with a piping shrike (Gymnorhina hypoleuca) displayed proper on a perch alternatively vert and gules.
Crest: on a wreath Or and Gules a lion (panthera leo) and a lioness couchant respectant proper.
Supporters: on either side a yellow footed rock wallaby statant (Petrogale xanthopus xanthopus)
Motto: Docere Et Servare

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on May 15, 1977.

We have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms.

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