Do you know a young animal lover who dreams of being a Park Ranger?
Now’s your chance to give them the unforgettable gift of working with animals!
Make their dream come true for just $79!
This experience offers a hands-on, behind the scenes view of what’s involved in looking after the animals at Staglands Wildlife Reserve. Junior Rangers will get free entry into Staglands for themselves plus one accompanying adult, before exploring The Reserve in a one-to-one 2 hour session with a Park Ranger, who will share their expert knowledge and demonstrate food preparation, animal feeding, housekeeping, animal enrichment and more!
There are two Junior Ranger Experience options to choose from:
Junior Ranger Highlights Experience:
Junior Ranger Feed Experience:
Join our Park Ranger on a one-to-one behind the scenes ‘Feed Experience’
. Go inside enclosures and get up close to a wide variety of animals, learn about their welfare, behaviour, health and how we promote a happy lifestyle for them.
Join our Park Ranger on a one-to-one behind the scenes ‘Highlights Experience’. Get up close to a wide variety of animals, hand feed the horses & kune kune pigs, bottle-feed young lambs or calves, handle a variety of small animals and assist with routine halter training.
Here’s what’s included:
- Free entry for experience guest plus one accompanying adult!
- One-to-one experience with a Staglands Ranger
- Go behind the scenes and learn about animal enrichment and housekeeping
- Get up close and personal with a wide variety of animals.
- Prepare the food for the animals and then feed them
- Afterwards enjoy and complimentary hot or cold drink & snack with The Ranger
- Go home with a special certificate and free voucher to come back again!
Suitable for children aged 7 – 13 years. Must be accompanied by one adult who can enter for free. Please call us before you book if you child has any special needs or disabilities.
Junior Ranger ‘Feed Experience’ 2.30pm – 4.30pm. Available Daily
Junior Ranger ‘Highlights Experience’ 10.30am – 12.30pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
Participants: Maximum 2 children per experience
Please book in advance. If you want to give someone else this unforgettable gift, you can buy a gift voucher in our shop
which the lucky recipient can redeem when they make their booking.
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