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From walks to talks and special wildlife events, there’s lots of events taking place throughout the year at Wheatfen. Use the calendar below to view upcoming events and click on an event for more information including how to book.

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Volunteer Taster Day

Volunteer Taster Day

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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Free

Try some hands-on conservation tasks at Wheatfen.

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14 March 2020
Spring Sound Walk: Sunrise

Spring Sound Walk: Sunrise

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£10

Experience the magic, and discover the hidden sound-world, of a spring sunrise at Wheatfen.

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06 April 2020
Spring Sound Walk: Sunset

Spring Sound Walk: Sunset

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£10

Experience the magic, and discover the hidden sound-world, of a spring sunset at Wheatfen.

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06 April 2020
Friends of the Ted Ellis Trust AGM

Friends of the Ted Ellis Trust AGM

United Reformed Church, 42 Ipswich Road, Norwich NR4 6QR United Kingdom
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Free

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Friends of the Ted Ellis Trust.

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29 April 2020
Dawn Chorus Day Soundwalk

Dawn Chorus Day Soundwalk

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£10

Join us and experience the Dawn Chorus soundscape from the first call to the last.

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02 May 2020
Spring Evening Walk

Spring Evening Walk

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£5

Join the Reserve Warden for a guided evening walk around Wheatfen to see what wildlife you can see and hear.

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08 May 2020
Early Morning Walk

Early Morning Walk

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£5

Set your alarms and join the Reserve Warden for a magical dawn chorus walk around Wheatfen.

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17 May 2020
World Swallowtail Day 2020 at Wheatfen

World Swallowtail Day 2020 at Wheatfen

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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Free

Join us in celebrating the beautiful swallowtail butterfly by learning all about them and spotting them at the reserve.

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14 June 2020
Summer Evening Walk

Summer Evening Walk

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£5

Join the Reserve Warden for a guided summer walk around Wheatfen in the evening.

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10 July 2020
Young Person Summer Sound Walk

Young Person Summer Sound Walk

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£7.50

This sound walk offers young people a unique opportunity to experience the sounds of the world around them.

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01 August 2020
Moth Evening

Moth Evening

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£5

Enjoy a relaxing walk around the reserve before enjoying a spot of moth-trapping at 9pm.

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15 August 2020
Bat Evening

Bat Evening

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£5

A guided evening walk around the reserve in search of bats using bat detectors.

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05 September 2020
Autumn Water Listening Sound Walk

Autumn Water Listening Sound Walk

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£10

This sound walk will focus on listening to the sounds of water both above and below the water line.

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26 September 2020
Winter Volunteer Taster Day

Winter Volunteer Taster Day

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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Free

Try some winter conservation tasks at Wheatfen.

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03 October 2020
Wheatfen Fungi Foray

Wheatfen Fungi Foray

Wheatfen Nature Reserve, The Covey, Surlingham NR14 7AL United Kingdom
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£5

A guided foray with the Norfolk Fungus Study Group to see and identify some of the fungus species at the reserve.

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10 October 2020