Saving species from extinction

January 2015


Event: Dodolings - Poison frogs

Dodolings - Poison frogs


Saturday 31st January 2015 , 10:30-12:30

Why are poison frogs so brightly coloured? Can the poison kill a human? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

February 2015


Event: The Interview with Lee Durrell

The Interview with Lee Durrell


Thursday 5th February 2015

From The Interview Series hosted by Network Jersey join Harry McRandle to an exclusive interview with Lee Durrell.

Event: Dodolings - Orangutans

Dodolings - Orangutans


Saturday 7th February 2015 , 10:30-12:30

How closely related are orangutans to humans? Were orangutans named because of their orange fur? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focusing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - Bears

Dodolings - Bears


Saturday 14th February 2015 , 10:30-12:30

How many bears are there left in the wild? What is their country of origin? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - Komodos and chameleons

Dodolings - Komodos and chameleons


Saturday 21st February 2015 , 10:30-12:30

How many teeth does a Komodo dragon have? Is the Komodo dragon a lizard? How does a Chameleon change colour? These and many more questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - fruit bats

Dodolings - fruit bats


Saturday 28th February 2015 , 10:30-12:30

How big are a fruit bat's wings? Do fruit bats only eat fruit? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

March 2015


Event: Dodolings - Lemurs

Dodolings - Lemurs


Saturday 7th March 2015 , 10:30-12:30

Do lemurs in the wild live anywhere other than Madagascar? Why do ring- tailed lemurs only have rings on their tails? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - Gorillas

Dodolings - Gorillas


Saturday 14th March 2015 , 10:30-12:30

How much do gorillas weigh? How tall are they when they stand up? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - tamarin monkeys

Dodolings - tamarin monkeys


Saturday 21st March 2015 , 10:30-12:30

How many different kinds of tamarin monkeys are there? How big are they? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Durrell Duathlon

Durrell Duathlon


Sunday 22nd March 2015

It’s time to do the “Durrell Double” and line up for the Durrell Duathlon on Sunday 22nd March. Our friends at Jersey Triathlon Club are coming to the Park to host this event and anyone can enter!

April 2015


Event: Survive Durrell!

Survive Durrell!


Sunday 5th April 2015

Have we got a Spring challenge for you? Durrell, in association with HIIT Fitness and Cross Fit Jersey, is proud to present Survive Durrell! on Sunday 05th April 2015. All we can say is that it won’t be a walk in the Park!

September 2015


Durrell UK Members’ Lecture, Royal Geographical Society, London


Thursday 3rd September 2015 , 18:15-20:00

Our UK and Overseas members are warmly invited to join a panel of expert Durrell speakers for the annual London Lecture at The Royal Geographical Society, Kensington Gore London, SW7.

Event: The Glorious Ugly Bug Ball

The Glorious Ugly Bug Ball


Saturday 26th September 2015

On Saturday, 26th September, Durrell will host The Glorious Ugly Bug Ball at Trinity Manor, Jersey, by kind permission of Paul and Pam Bell to celebrate the life of our late Founder, Gerald Durrell, in what would have been his 90th birthday year.