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Family Event, Wed 17 Apr 2019, £3.50

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What Lurks Beneath?

What Lurks Beneath?

What Lurks Beneath - Wild Wednesday pond-dipping at Strumpshaw Fen.

Details

Can you hear the call of the wild?
Bring your wild things along to discover the unseen world of weird and wonderful wildlife that lives in our ponds and get dipping! With pond dipping equipment included let our team help you find out weird, wonderful and gruesome facts about each creature you net as well as having some fishy fun with our water themed games. Fun for all ages. Three sessions running at 11am,12 and 1.30pm.
*Our Easter Family Trail will also be running alongside this event so why not stay and take part in this as well.

Coach parties acceptedOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Visitor facilities include three hides, a pond-dipping platform, and a reception area. Disabled Access: limited access for wheelchairs – see website or phone for details.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 17 Apr 2019 11:00 to 14:30
Three sessions running at 11am, 12 and 1.30pm

Prices

Normal reserve prices apply - RSPB members free, Adults £4.50, Children (5-17 yrs) £2.50. One child per family goes free.

Event charge is £3.50 per child. Spaces are limited per session. Booking required via Eventbrite at bit.ly/WhatLurksBeneath

Address

Low Road,
Strumpshaw,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR13 4HS

Directions

See location of RSPB Strumpshaw Fen Nature Reserve on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 341066  Lat: 52.60668 Long: 1.45598

By Road:
The reserve is best approached from the village of Brundall, east of Norwich just off the A47. From the A47 roundabout, drive through Brundall and continue along the high street towards Strumpshaw. Soon after you pass the Strumpshaw sign, turn right into Stone Road, and immediately right again into Low Road. The reserve car park is 500 m down Low Road on the right.

By Public Transport:
By bus: the 17A service from Norwich stops near the reserve, at the bottom of Stone Road. From Stone Road turn immediately right down Low Road, the reserve is 15 minutes walk from here. Buses run week days and Saturdays (not Sundays).

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Brundall station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Visitor facilities include three hides, a pond-dipping platform, and a reception area. Disabled Access: limited access for wheelchairs – see website or phone for details.