Sat 6 October - Sun 21 October
(Saturdays and Sundays only)
11am – 12pm Minibeast hunt and Mini pond dipping
Drop in anytime between 11-12 to explore our minibeast area, searching for creepy crawlies. Plus, discover which creatures live in our ponds by catching them with nets and examining them in the water trays.
1pm – 1.45pm Guide in the Heron’s Wing Hide
Our beautiful Heron’s wing hide looks out over the vast wetland landscape of the reserve. A great place to see many species, from pintail to birds of prey. Our guide will be on hand with the telescope to help you get a better look.
2.30pm Pond dipping
Catch an abundance of creatures from our pond zone before heading into our discovery room where our guide will show you a selection of what was caught under our giant microscope. We also like to share with you all the weird and wonderful facts about our pond life.
There is no extra charge but please sign up for this activity on arrival at the information desk.
3.30pm: Craft Activities*
*Session is subject to change.
*There is a small charge to make a craft which covers the cost of materials.