Events 2021

23rd December 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Please keep an eye out on our social media channels and events webpage for the 2021 events calendar.

Snowman trail

2nd December 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Take part in our Snowman trail this Christmas!

Newquay Zoo’s baby tapir Shaun celebrates Giving Tuesday by painting

23rd November 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Tuesday 1st December is ‘Giving Tuesday’.

Giving Tuesday 2020 – digital campaign

12th November 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Giving Tuesday is a very special day for us this year – a day where you can really make a difference during this challenging time.

Support us this Giving Tuesday

11th November 2020 by Wild Planet Trust

Taking place on 1st December 2020, Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to charities, like Wild Planet Trust zoos – Paignton and Newquay Zoos. It is a day of generosity and giving back, to balance the heady mass consumerism of Black Friday and Cyber Monday to support good causes. The Giving Tuesday global campaign has […]

Lockdown 2.0 – A word from our Executive Director

10th November 2020 by Wild Planet Trust

Wild Planet Trust Chief Executive Director Simon Tonge updates us on where the zoo is at and what ‘Lockdown 2.0’ means for the organisation… “Here we go again…”  we all, no doubt, thought as the Prime Minister divulged the world’s worst kept secret to us on the evening of 31st October, and a new English […]

Newquay Zoo’s fundraising campaign receives a HUGE boost

27th October 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo’s fundraising campaign has been given a huge boost, thanks to the 1st Newquay Beavers…

Paignton and Newquay Zoos to re-open

23rd June 2020 by Pippa Craddock

Wild Planet Trust is delighted to announce that we will re-open its zoos doors to guests shortly. Newquay Zoo will re-open on Monday 29th June and Paignton on Monday 6th July. We have been working hard over the last few weeks to ensure that the zoos are safe places to visit. Things will be a […]

Fearsome Feasts

31st March 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Fearsome Feasts is back! Join us for a rare opportunity to meet our keepers and the animals they look after!

Big Cats and Chilli

31st March 2020 by Newquay Zoo

Big Cats and Chilli back!! Join us for a unique experience to meet our keepers and their feline friends!

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