Lory Park Ranger Day

A one-day programme for kids aged 6-16 to years learn about being a zoo ranger – 3, 4, or 5 January – at Lory Park Zoo in Midrand. R190pp.

Lory Park Animal and Owl Sanctuary offers a unique and wonderful experience for young children who have a keen interest in animal care and keeping.

Ranger Day is an interactive day which gives children the opportunity to experience what it is like to be a zoo keeper.

It is a rigorous day starting at 08h00, and includes cleaning, preparing food and enrichment for the animals, conservation talks and projects.

At the end of a hard day’s work, the children get to do some personal encounters with cubs depending on what is available at the time.

At the end of the day each child will receive a Ranger Day Certificate.

Ranger Days are during school holidays on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Ranger Days begin strictly at 08h00 and end at 16h00

Children must be between the ages of 6 to 16 years.

Rangers must wear old comfortable clothes and take a rain jacket in case of rain.

No cell phones or cameras will be allowed while working, these will be put in a safe and given at lunch breaks and during encounters.

The cost is R 190 per day per child, and will include a light lunch of a hotdog, crisps, cooldrink and an ice cream.

Booking is essential and may be made at 011 315 7307, or by e-mailing education@lorypark.co.za.

Contact details

Web: http://ow.ly/WDk0307B7sN
Email: info@lorypark.co.za
Tel: 0113157307
Where: 180 Kruger Road, President Park, Midrand