Past Event
21 March 2020 6:00 am - 21 March 2020 9:00 am

National Zoological Gardens of South Africa, 232 Boom St, Daspoort 319-Jr, Pretoria, 0001, South Africa

Fun Walks are held every 3rd Saturday of the month. Distance is +-5km. Suitable for all ages. Entrance fee includes a medal. In summer months, gates open at 06:00 for 06:30. During May, June, July and August, gates open at 06:30 for 07:00. Fun Walk ends at 08:30. Medals will be issued until 09:00. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
For more information on this Fun Walk please contact Lettie: from Tuesday to Thursday between 09:00 and 14:00. Tel +27 12 323 0294 or Email


blue blooded creatures

Unlike mammals, spiders, snails and octopi have blue blood. This is because the hemocyanin molecule that oxygen is bound to in these animals contains copper, which gives their blood the blue colour