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Birdworld Grabs That Gap

  Staff at Birdworld have been busy sowing seeds this week as part of a campaign to highlight the importance of habitats for the wildlife on our doorsteps.   By taking part in BIAZA’s Grab That Gap campaign Birdworld will create a mini-meadow for visitors and insects to enjoy.   The initiative, which is being […]

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Discworld Day at Birdworld

        On Saturday 26th May 2018, Birdworld will officially celebrate all things Sir Terry Pratchett with Discworld Day assisted by Discworld luminaries and special guests, Rob Wilkins and Stephen Briggs. The Terry Pratchett Owl Parliament was officially opened at Birdworld in 2017 and now the beautifully crafted exhibit which was created in collaboration […]

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Birdworld Conservation Fund supports Great Bustard Group

  Our Education Team Leader, Alice Baker was delighted to present a cheque for over £1,100 to the Great Bustard Group this week. This was made possible by donations to the Birdworld Conservation Fund, which supports fantastic projects such as this one!   

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Join in the ‘Eggstravaganza’ at Birdworld this Easter!

  Join the festivities at Birdworld this Easter by taking part in the park’s 50th Anniversary Easter Egg Hunt Trail. Running from Friday 30th March – Sunday 15th April (between 10am – 5pm), children and adults alike can explore the 26-acre park to try and spot 50 ‘eggstra’ special eggs hidden by Birdworld’s Mascot, Percy Penguin. […]

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Penguin Proposal

Love was in the air yesterday as one Southampton man made a trip to Birdworld incredibly special for one lady by popping the question in front of an audience of Humboldt Penguins. Olly Gill, devised the romantic plan to propose to his girlfriend, Karlie Portlock, on her Birthday through a romantic gesture whilst feeding and […]

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A successful Penguin-themed Half Term!

Birdworld hosted a celebration of all things penguin this February Half Term educating visitors all about the amazing black and white seabird The park hosted a packed programmed of activities including penguin-themed arts and crafts and a penguin exploration trail around the park to find special painted pebbles which spelt a secret word. Visitors could also […]

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Birdworld completes initial instalment of new homes for Citron and Yellow-Crested Cockatoos

  Birdworld has completed the initial instalment of several new homes for Citron and Yellow-crested Cockatoos. The new aviaries and its continuing development will aim educate and raise awareness of the rapid decline of critically endangered Yellow-crested Cockatoos in the wild. With less than 3000 individuals left in their native habitat, the critically endangered Yellow-crested […]

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Penguin Activity Week at Birdworld

Join the festivities at Birdworld this February Half Term with a celebration of all things penguin. Running daily from Monday 12th – Friday 16th February (10am to 4.30pm), Birdworld will have a packed programme of activities including penguin-themed arts and crafts and even a penguin exploration trail around the park to keep the most active of […]

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10 years of Green Tourism Gold at Birdworld

Birdworld, Surrey has retained a Gold Award in the Green Tourism Business scheme, the largest and most established sustainable certification programme in the world for the tenth year running. The visitor destination in Farnham, which has retained its gold status since it was first awarded in 2007, was given glowing feedback from the awarding body […]

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Christmas preparations for Birdworld’s Winter Wonderland

With Christmas on the horizon, the festive Birdworld elves are busy working away creating the park’s spectacular Winter Wonderland ready to welcome families from the 26th November. Now in its 17th year, the Birdworld Winter Wonderland experience consists of a unique walk-through grotto full of magical animated characters, sparkling lights and beautiful decorations. Visitors will […]

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Spooktacular Halloween Activity Week Success

  This Halloween half-term, Birdworld creaked open the doors of its Spooktacular Halloween Grotto and gave visitors a fun-filled week of tricks and treats. Between Saturday 21st to Monday 30th October, visitors were able to explore the creepy corridors of the park’s unique Halloween Grotto, see a spectacle of spooks and a coven of very wicked witches. […]

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