Ards Beach Clean

Lend us a hand and help clean marine litter. This will be a good opportunity to learn about local wildlife with the ranger.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Lend us a hand and help clean marine litter. This will be a good opportunity to learn about local wildlife with the ranger.

Suitable for children aged 8 years plus with accompanying adult. Wellingtons advisable. Meet at the Floodgates car park, Newtownards. Contact 028 4278 7769. 1–2.30pm. No Charge, Donations Welcome.

The basics

Booking details
Call 028 4278 7769
For more information contact Rangers office on 028 4278 7769
Suitability
Suitable for children aged 8 years plus with accompanying adult.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at the Floodgates car park, Newtownards.
Accessibility
Wellingtons/waterproofs advisable.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
7 September 2019 13:00 - 14:30 Available

Upcoming events

Greyabbey Bay Ramble

Sat 13 Apr 2019
11:30-14:30
A fascinating walk from Greyabbey across the sand flats to nearby Chapel Island with our Ranger. You will discover some of the area's remarkable archaeological features and an abundance of wildlife that make Strangford Lough so special.

Have a Go: Scything

Sat 20 Apr 2019
10:00-13:00
Enjoy a hands on tools day. We will be using traditional scythes to cut winter grass at our heritage orchard to improve its health and habitat for wildlife.

Life Around the Lough

Sat 20 Apr 2019
12:00-17:00
Photographic exhibition from National Trust collection presenting historical records, lesser known landscapes and work of National Trust volunteers on nature reserves.

St Brendan Sea Safari

Sat 25 May 2019
13:00-15:30
A treat for all the family as we take a voyage on Strangford Lough to view seals, seabirds and othe wildlife at this internationally important marine site.

Rock Pool Picnic

Fri 26 Jul 2019
13:00-15:00
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Salt Island Camping

Thu 15 Aug 2019
10:30-14:00
This two day family event is open to anyone who is ready for adventure, bushcraft and campfires on a remote island off Killyleagh