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Essex, Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire

Northey Island

The closest you'll get to true wilderness in Essex

Maldon, Essex, CM9 6PP (no parking)

The causeway to Northey Island with water either side of it at low tide

Important notice

Northey Island is accessed via a tidal causeway which is covered approximately 3 hours either side of high tide. Please check Maldon tide times when planning a visit.

Planning your visit

A view along the coastline of Northey Island, Essex

Plan your visit to Northey Island 

Plan your visit to Northey Island, and discover what you can see and do while you're there.


Art on the Island: Conversations with the Sea 

Find out more about Northey Island's community art project and how you can get involved in 2024.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland

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