Opticron Optics Day

Birdwatching from the Fleet Explorer © Angela Thomas

Birdwatching from the Fleet Explorer © Angela Thomas 

Opticron Optics Day

Location:
Get expert advice and try out a large range of binoculars & scopes from Opticron, whilst viewing the spectacular wildlife of Chesil & the Fleet Lagoon.

Event details

Date

Time
10:00am - 4:00pm
A static map of Opticron Optics Day

About the event

Looking to buy some new binoculars or a telescope? Expert Rob Laughton from Opticron will be on hand to give advice. Try out a large range of binoculars and scopes whilst viewing the spectacular wildlife of Chesil and the Fleet Lagoon. Profits from the sale of binoculars at the centre go towards Dorset Wildlife Trust's important conservation work.

Booking

Price

FREE

Additional booking information

To keep visitors and colleagues safe we have some covid-19 safety measures in place, including limiting the number of people in the centre at any one time, hand cleaning stations and card payments only. Please wear face coverings inside the centre and be mindful of others' space.

Know before you go

Dogs

Dogs permitted
Please keep dogs on leads around the edge of the Fleet Lagoon and on the sandflats where birds are resting and feeding. See above for more information about dogs on nature reserves.

Parking information

There is a Dorset Council pay and display car park on site (post code DT4 9XE).

Facilities

Toilets
Shop
Cafe/refreshments
Picnic area
Accessible toilet
Baby changing facilities

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