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Camp out under the stars and wake up to the lions roar at our annual fundraiser held at Mansfield Zoo, put your work boots on and get your hands dirty to raise money for Five Freedoms Animal Rescue and to help out privately owned Mansfield Zoo

Mansfield Zoo is set on 30 acres of picturesque parkland with animals such as lions, monkeys and crocodiles... and now meerkats 😆 Not only will you get to camp for the weekend but you will also get to hand feed all the domestic animals, go on a tour around the zoo and experience an exclusive talk from one of their head zookeepers! 

Here’s a bit more about Five Freedoms Animal rescue, they help our shelter with the darting of kangaroos that are too mobile to be rescued. They are an amazing shelter and have been rescuing for over 30 years!

Both Mansfield Zoo and Five Freedoms do not get any government funding so this is a great way to have fun, volunteer and support our local wildlife.

All Transport to and from the zoo and all meals can be provided. Money raised will go directly to Five Freedoms Animal Rescue.

Everyone, including families are welcome to be a part of this event. Get in touch with us to find out more.


Friday 4th January

  • 5pm Meet at Warriors 4 Wildlife Inc

  • 8pm Arrive at Mansfield Zoo and set up camp

  • 9pm Free Time to explore

Saturday 5th January

  • 7am Breakfast

  • 8am Start Working Bee

  • 11.30am Early Lunch

  • 12pm – 5pm Working Bee

  • 5pmFree Time

  • 6pmDinner

Sunday 6th January

  • 7am Breakfast

  • 8am Working Bee

  • 11.30am Lunch

  • 12-2pm Finalise and Pack up

  • 6pm Home

What to bring

  • Camping equipment

  • Sleeping bag/Pillow

  • Good working shoes/boots

  • Casual Clothes

  • Working clothes

  • Snacks

  • Water Bottle

  • Sunscreen

  • Camera

  • Torch