Seashore Safari

Eggcase hunt © Georgia Small

Seashore Safari

Location:
Join us at Kimmeridge to search for and discover the stories behind some of our common and more unusual beach treasures.

Event details

Date

Time
2:00pm - 3:30pm
A static map of Seashore Safari

About the event

Everything that the sea washes ashore has a story to tell. What is it? Where has it come from? How did it get here? Join us at Kimmeridge to search for and discover the stories behind some of our common and more unusual beach treasures. Unlock the mysteries of what a mermaid keeps in her purse, or why some seashells have tiny holes drilled through them.

BOOKING ESSENTIAL. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This event is weather dependent.

Booking

Phone number

01929 481044

Price

£5 per adult and £3 per child. Under 3 years are free.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Additional booking information

Booking essential - bookings can only be made up to, and including, the day before the event. We are unable to take any bookings on the day, sorry. Call the Wild Seas Centre on 01929 481044 to book.

At this very difficult time, we want to reassure you that we are doing all we can to protect your health, our visitors and our colleagues. This is always our top priority and will continue to be so.

What you can expect from us:
All activities are currently only taking place outside.
Booking is essential, as there are limited spaces.
Bookings can only be made up to, and including, the day before an event. We are unable to take any bookings on the day.
There are one-way systems in place inside the centre.
There are handwashing facilities in the public toilets and we recommend that you bring your own hand sanitiser (at least 60% alcohol) for regular use.
If we provide equipment, it will be cleaned down before and after use with virucidal spray.
Any bookings are based on current government advice and may be subject to change.

What we ask of you:
If you, a member of your family or group has any covid-19 symptoms including a cough, cold, temperature or have experienced an unexplained loss or change in sense of taste or smell please ensure they stay home and follow the government guidelines on self-isolation.
Please arrive 10-15 minutes early, so that we can book you in.
On the day, one member of your group will need to sign in using the NHS test and trace app.
Only one person from a family or group comes inside the centre to collect the equipment and beach safety cards.
Please wear face coverings when inside the centre.
Please be mindful of others space.
Children must be accompanied at all times.
As spaces are limited, if you are booked onto an event, please inform us as soon as possible if you are not able to attend so that we can offer your place to somebody else. This helps us invest more in local wildlife conservation.
Participants are advised not to touch their face, eyes, and mouth during the activity.
Wash your hands after the event and especially before eating.

Thank you for helping to keep everyone safe!

Know before you go

What to bring

This event includes walking over wet, uneven and sometimes slippery rocks therefore sturdy shoes or wellingtons are essential. 

Parking information

Come to the Fine Foundation Wild Seas Centre, located by the slipway in Kimmeridge Bay. Postcode: BH20 5PE. Please be aware that access to Kimmeridge Bay is via a private road for which a toll of £6 per car is charged by Smedmore Estate.

Facilities

Toilets
Shop
Picnic area
Accessible toilet