It's an initiative by the Government of South Australia to conserve the koala and prevent them from becoming endangered.Read the full story ›
More than 170 hot air balloons from around the world have taken to the skies in Wiltshire this morning.
The Sky Safari at Longleat is one of the largest events of it's kind in the country. Organisers say they've set a new record for the most balloons in the sky simultaneously, with todays ascent.
Watching around a hundred balloons take off as the sun rises. Now that’s how you spend a Saturday morning!… https://t.co/gkr2nNh7sn
Longleat Safari Park is working alongside Bristol Zoo on a conservation programme to save the Desertas Wolf Spiders.Read the full story ›
The Wiltshire safari park says its annual festival has more balloons in the air than this year's Bristol Balloon Fiesta.Read the full story ›
A pair of aardvarks have made short work of a giant sandcastle built especially for them at Longleat Safari Park.
Frankie and Nacho kept digging out the sand in their enclosure, so a team from Weston Sand Sculpture Festival was brought in to create something that would challenge them - but it didn't last long.
The mammals have specially-adapted spade-like claws and are famous for their tunneling ability.
Alf, had to be anaesthetised after keepers at the Wiltshire safari park spotted swelling to his lower jaw.Read the full story ›
A rare baby giant anteater has been born at Longleat as part of a captive-breeding programme for the bizarre-looking South American mammal.Read the full story ›
A group of guinea pigs were the obvious candidates to try out a miniature polling station at Longleat this week.Read the full story ›
Longleat’s oldest resident, Nico the gorilla, received a bouquet of daffodils from keepers to signal spring is finally on its way.Read the full story ›
The two cubs - a male and a female - were born at the Wiltshire safari park eight weeks ago.Read the full story ›