The Accidental Zoo - Family Open Days - 30th June and 28th July

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Oak House

Ruette de la Generotte

GY5 7PG Castel


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The Accidental Zoo is delighted to invite you our 30th June and 28th July 2019 family open days where children and grown ups are promised fun filled hours of animal interaction, exploring, learning and fun!

Entry on presentation of PRE-PURCHASED ticket only

Tickets are available for either the morning or afternoon event on each open day which will include:

TAZ Talks:

- Farm Animal Antics

- Reptile Encounters

Animal interactions:

- meet our lambs, piglets, calves, goats, ducks, chickens, geese and Strawberry the emu

- get up close with the ducklings, chicks and tortoises

- chat with the cockatoos

- handle the guest rabbits

- mini beast display - giant millipedes, giant stick insects, giant snails and tarantula

- groom Teddy the miniature pony

Do something new:

- forest skills - limited availability so register your place early at the activity station

- sheep shearing demonstration - 30th June only

- meet the barn owls - 28th July only

- handle shed snake skins

Fun for all:

- craft tent

- log adventure course

- face painting*

Special guests*:

- Guernsey Rodeo

Food & Drink*:

- The Caritas gazebo - sandwiches, drinks, cakes and snacks

- The Italian Job mobile pizza oven or the Fish 'n' Chip van

- Ice cream cart

Other stuff:

- photographs will be taken for promotional use, please make it known at the entrance gate if you do not wish to feature in them

- baby change and breastfeeding gazebo

- free entry for children under one

- assistance parking on site

- all other parking at Les Beaucamps High

- entry by presentation of pre-purchased ticket

- no dogs permitted

- no smoking

- activities may vary slightly between open days although we intend to maintain the same level/number of activities at each

- *denotes payable at open day in addition to ticket price

Important safety information - ticket purchase confirms your acknowledgement of the points below:

- hand washing facilities with warm running water and soap will be available. Ensure hands are washed after animal contact and prior to eating to avoid infection

- children should be supervised at all times and not run on site or climb on fences/boulders etc

- pregnant women or expected pregnant women should not come in to contact with the lambs

- land is agricultural farmland therefore adequate footware is advised (not open toed)

- fingers and hands etc should not be put through fencing or rails as animals may bite or peck causing injury

- first aider on site and first aid facilities available from the reception desk

- The Accident Zoo has public liability insurance of £2,500,000

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Oak House

Ruette de la Generotte

GY5 7PG Castel


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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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