plan your visit

plan your visit

Fancy a fun family day out with lots of amazing animals? Then you are in the right place ... come and explore Camperdown Wildlife Centre with us!

animal experiences

animal experiences

are your kids animal mad? do they dream of being a zoo keeper when they grow up? would they like to get up close to the animals?

2015 events

2015 events

Join one or all of the exciting events taking place at Camperdown Wildlife Centre in 2015!

become a friend

become a friend

The Friends of Camperdown Wildlife Centre is an independent group of people who have taken their enthusiasm for Camperdown Wildlife Centre (CWC) a step further and actively assist in its aims to ...


whats on
news

Are you wild about nature and do you love your zoo? Great! As we have a number of brilliant events taking place at Camperdown Wildlife Centre this year that are perfect for you!

The spring season kicks off with Wild About Nature, which runs from the 1st March to the 3 July! We have a number of treats set up around the centre to let you find out about the amazing wildlife that you can find in your own garden or local green space! There is also our Easter Wildlife Fun to look forward to on the 5 April, our Love Your Zoo events from the 23 to 31 May.

Then this summer we have Zoofest from the 4 July to 16 August, this brilliant festival of animals ensures that there is something fun every weekday of the School Holidays!

We look forward to seeing you at some or all of...

animal spotlight

european otter

European otters, for small creatures, do eat quite a lot. They can consume up to 25% of their body weight daily. When a female is nursing youngsters she will eat ...