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13 Mar, 2014

GLOBAL MARCH FOR LIONS – Saturday 15 March 2014

This Saturday, 15 March 2014, many people around the world will be joining the Global March For Lions to raise awarene…
22 Oct, 2013
Christian 1972 by Ace Bourke

Christian 1972 by Ace Bourke

This image of Christian was taken from Ace Bourke’s home movies.
27 Sep, 2013

Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition

Last night Ace Bourke spoke at the Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition. He showed for the first time home footage of…
25 Sep, 2013
Invite 26 Sept

Ace Bourke will discuss Christian at Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition

Ace Bourke will present at the Animal Welfare League NSW art exhibition on Thursday 26 September and Saturday 28 Septe…
12 Aug, 2013
Eternal Hug 2013 by Jiawei Shen oil on canvas 213 x 167 cms

Happy Birthday Christian!

Christian was born on the 12 August 1969 – 44 years ago in Ilfracombe Zoo, Devon.  In the wild he may have lived to be 10 or 12…
1 May, 2013
Christian the Lion

Christian the Lion named #1 heart-wrenching video

The YouTube reunion video of Christian the Lion was named by Mashable as the number 1 heart-wrenching video to make you c…
21 Dec, 2012
The Tana River, Kora, Kenya

Ace Bourke Interview

This month Ace Bourke was interviewed by Wilson Vega for Tiempo Real. Click here to watch the skype interview.
20 Dec, 2012
Christmas Card by Derek Cattani

Christian’s Christmas Card

Thanks to Derek Cattani again for Christian’s Christmas card. Merry Christmas and Season’s Greeting to…
20 Dec, 2012
Christian and George

Christian and George Adamson

Christian with George Adamson – probably late 1972 or 1973. It must be one of the last photographs taken. Courte…
19 Dec, 2012
Christian painting

Christian painting by Karen Neal

New Zealand artist Karen Neal generously donated the proceeds of this painting to GAWPT. See her website for limited ed…