The World of Black and White Rhinos

Join Helping Rhinos, Ol Pejeta Conservancy and our inspirational speakers as we explore the complexities of protecting the iconic rhino in its natural habitat.

Buy Tickets


Shades of Grey Speakers

Steve Leonard

Vet and TV presenter

We are delighted to announce our 2018 keynote speaker as Steve Leonard. Steve is a wildlife vet, and is well known from presenting many TV programmes, including: Operation Wild (BBC1), Safari Vet School (ITV1), Nature’s Newborns (ITV1) and Trust me I’m a Vet (BBC1) plus many others.

Daryll Pleasants

Founder, Animals Saving Animals

Joining Steve will be Founder of Animals Saving Animals, Daryll Pleasants. Daryll will share his unique tales of training dogs to join the front line anti-poaching teams in locations around the world, including Ol Pejeta Conservancy.

Richard Vigne

CEO, Ol Pejeta Conservancy

Richard Vigne, CEO of Ol Pejeta Conservancy, will share the successes and challenges of running East Africa’s most successful black rhino breeding programme and provide an update on the northern white rhinos. 

Simon Jones

CEO, Helping Rhinos

Helping Rhinos CEO Simon Jones will introduce the evening and provide an update on the work of Helping Rhinos and how their supporters around the world are making a difference in protecting the rhino.




Following the success of the 2017 auction, we are delighted to welcome back TV's Jonty Hearnden to host our 2018 auction. We are equally thrilled that award winning wildlife artist Karen Laurence-Rowe has once again donated an original piece or art for our auction.

'The Accuser' - a black rhino charging through the dust is another stunning piece of work that we know will prove as popular has Karen's 'The Last Three' was in our 2017 auction.

Also available in the auction is a safari holiday to Ol Pejeta and the Maasai Mara in Kenya, courtesy of Asilia Africa, Two members stand tickets to the Polo Gold Cup at Guards Polo Club, an incredible original sketch by Rainee Beaton of Sudan, the last male northern white rhino in the world plus many other items to be announced.


Early Bird Talk Only tickets avaialbale for just £15

Exclusive Early Bird VIP tickets for just £75

VIP package includes:

- Pre and post talk drinks reception

- Meet and chat to the speakers and other VIP guests

- Reserved Seating

- Exclusive VIP area

- Event Gift

Buy Tickets


In Partnership with:

Sponsored by:

In Association with: