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PondLife! at Cotehele Quay

Discover weird and wonderful creatures in the pond at Cotehele quay with monthly drop-in, pond dipping sessions.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Join us as we hunt for the creatures which live in (and on!) the pond. Watch the water closely, or have a go at pond dipping, and identify any insects, fish, or amphibians you may find.

First come first served as limited space on the pond platform.

Subject to cancellation in event of poor weather. Please check our social media feeds and website nearer each event.

Times

The basics

Suitability

Children welcome, but adult supervision required

Meeting point

The pond is located in the picnic area behind the car park at Cotehele Quay.

Accessibility

The platform is step-free

Upcoming events

Event

Life on the Tamar 

Discover more about life on the banks of the River Tamar.

Event summary

on
14 Jul to 3 Nov 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 112 other dates or times
Event

Summer of Play at Cotehele 

Head to Cotehele this summer for days out jam-packed with fun for all the family.

Event summary

on
20 Jul to 2 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 44 other dates or times
Event

Nature Detectives: Butterfly Spotting 

Join our Ranger Team on Cotehele Mill meadow to look for and learn all about butterflies.

Event summary

on
20 Jul to 28 Aug 2024
at
13:00 to 15:00
+ 3 other dates or times
Event

The Callington Singers: If music be the food of love 

Join us for an enchanting evening of music as The Callington Singers fill the Barn Café with songs of the English Renaissance.

Event summary

on
20 Jul 2024
at
19:30 to 21:30