The models arrived as part of the Great Gorillas Project. They will now be sponsored by local businesses and painted by artists from the area and put up across Torbay and Exeter. It is hoped the statues will raise awareness of the zoo and raise money for gorilla conservation.
he thirty gorilla statues that were placed in prominent positions around Torbay and Exeter have been brought together at Paignton Zoo
Eight life-size gorilla statues have sailed into Torquay to raise awareness for Paignton Zoo and money for gorilla conservation.