Michael  and Ashleigh from Sussex Wildlife Trust have now finalised the agenda for the Sussex Wildlife Trust wildlife festival here at the campsite on the 11-13th July.  It may change a bit to allow for weather and wildlife.

All events are optional of course, – you may just want to sit back, relax and enjoy the wildlife around the campsite in your own time and join us when you want.

Here goes:

Friday 11th July

15:00 Campsite opens / campers free to arrive
19:00 Introduction to the weekend
19:15 Illustrated Talk: All about moths, bats and glow-worms
19:45 Early evening wildlife walk
20:25 Fire up the Moth Trap!
20:30 Illustrated talk on Astronomy
21:00 Astronomy
22:00 Searching for Bats and Glow worms and other nocturnal animals
22:30 Campfire

Saturday 12th July

06:30 Early morning bird walk
09:30 Moth Trap Opening
10:30 Wildlife Walk in Knowlands Wood
14:00 Bug Hunt and Pond Dipping for Children
16:00 Herbal Medicine talk and walk
19:30 Wildlife Talk: “Dancing with Dodos”
20:30 Fire up the Moth Trap!
21:00 Evening walk for bats and owls
10:30 Campfire

Sunday 13th July

10:00 Moth trap opening
11:00 Quest for The Purple Emperor
11:30 Butterfly and Birdwatch Walk
13:30 Caterpillar Hunt for Children
15:00 End of weekend.

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  1. Hi there

    I would've loved to have attended this but unfortunately that weekend is just not possible. Will you be running other weekends in the future?
    Many thanks

    • Morning Rachel, Thanks for your message. Hopefully the event will go well and we will do another one next year or perhaps even later this year. If you sign up for emails i can keep you posted. all the best

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