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Programme of Events 2017

• Please note : Dogs are not allowed on the reserve. Access for wheelchair users (also pushchairs/buggies) is limited to the boardwalk leading to The Thatch, as most paths are tracks through marsh and woodland.

Wednesday 12th April 7.30pm - AGM
followed by Dan Hoare (Trustee) who will present a talk and slide show entitled 'The Last 25 years of Wheatfen'. United Reformed Church Hall, Ipswich Road, Norwich, NR4 6QR.

Friday 28th April 7pm - Spring Walk with Rodger Goodrick
4 per adult, under 16s free. Includes tea/coffee. Booking essential.

Sunday 11th June from 10am - Swallowtail Day jointly with Butterfly Conservation
Free admission, donations welcomed. Guided walks throughout the day, good photo opportunities. Wellies strongly recommended. Tea, coffee and cakes for sale.

Friday 14th July 7pm - Summer Walk with the Warden
4 per adult, under 16s free. Includes tea/coffee. Booking essential.

Saturday12th August 7.30pm - Moth and Bat Evening
With local experts. Enjoy a walk around the Reserve before traps open 9pm to midnight. Bring a torch and warm clothing. 4 per adult, under 16s free. Includes tea/coffee. Booking essential.

Sunday 15th October 2-5pm - Fungus Workshop
An afternoon looking at fungi with the Norfolk Fungus Study Group. 4 per adult, under 16s free. Includes tea/coffee. Booking essential.

Sunday 19th November 11am - Winter Walk with the Warden
4 per adult, under 16s free. Includes tea/coffee. Booking essential.

Sunday 26th November 9am - Bird Ringing with Dr Iain Barr
4 per adult, under 16s free. Enjoy close-up views of resident birds and help release them. Includes tea/coffee. Booking essential.

All events held at Wheatfen, The Covey, Surlingham, NR14 7AL unless otherwise stated.

For event booking, contact the Warden on 01508 538036