NNR Events in June

Thur 1st - Sun 4th

Bug Bonanza
Date: Thurs 1st June
Time: 10am-12pm

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Location: Meet at Natural England, High Bochym Rural Workshops (TR12 7AZ)

Description: Shrink your world, as we search for incredible insects and bugs. Who knows what we may find!
Family friendly event, feel free to bring magnifying glasses and bug pots.

Cost: Free

Booking: No need to book. For more information email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Friends of Poldhu Beach Clean
Date: Fri 2nd June
Time: 7pm - 8pm

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Location: Meet at Poldhu Beach Café (TR12 7BU)

Description: Join our friendly team of volunteers and lend a hand to keep Poldhu clean for people and wildlife. Equipment provided, please collect it from the cafe. Council car parking charges apply.

Cost: Free

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174.

Gannet

Guided birds and butterfly walk
Date: Sat 3rd June
Time: 11am - 1pm

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Location: Meet on The Lizard Village Green (TR12 7NZ)

Description: Join us for a introduction to some of the birds and butterflies that live around Lizard Point. As well as spotting some key species, we'll give you tips on identifying various birds and butterfies in their natural habitat. It's a great opportunity to get to know some 'winged wonders'.  Sorry no dogs. Donation car parking

Cost: Free

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174.

Nightjar - Steve Jones

Evening Nighjar Walk
Date: Sat 3rd June
Time: 9pm - 10.30pm

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Location: Meet at the Goonhilly Nature Reserve car park (TR12 6LQ)

Description: Join us for a guided nightjar walk on the Lizard NNR. This fascinating bird, which arrives each Spring from Africa, puts on a fantastic aerial display, and is the source of some bizarre nocturnal churring noises. This nightjar walk is an opportunity not to be missed. Please bring a torch. Sorry no dogs.

Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential, please call 01326 291174.

Mon 5th June - Sun 11th June

Wildlife walk
Date: Wed 7th June
Time: 10am - 11.30am

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Location: Meet at the wildlife watchpoint at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU)

Description: Meet at Wildlife Watchpoint, at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU) for a guided walk on the Lizard NNR. On route you will be introduced to the choughs, seals, wild flowers and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point. Please wear strong walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing. Dogs welcome but must be on leads. Car parking charges apply to non National Trust members.

Cost: £2 adults, children free (additional car parking charges apply to non members)

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174.

Tony Blunden

A talk on marine life along the Cornish Coast
Date: Fri 9th June
Time: 7pm - 8.30pm

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Location: Meet in the Barn at Poltesco, Lizard Rangers' Base (TR12 7LR)
Description: Join Sue Sayer from the Cornwall Seal Group Research Trust (CSGRT's) for a talk on seals, cetaceans and the sea birds seen along our coast. Learn more about some of Cornwall's fascinating marine species and find out about the CSGRT's exciting photo ID research on seals. Talk includes photo and video highlights from CSGRT’s marine life surveys.

Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential, please call the Lizard Rangers' Office on 01326 291174. (24 people max.)

Open Farm Sunday
Date: Sun  June 11th
Time: 12 - 4pm

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Location: Tregullas Farm, on the edge of Lizard village (follow the road towards the Lighthouse) TR12 7NL
Description: Visit the most Southerly Farm in mainland Britain and learn about this special coastal farm.  Meet the sheep, cows, ducks and hens, climb aboard a tractor. Lots of childrens activities, rural crafts, mini farmers market. Refreshments including BBQ with local meats. Cream teas in aid of local causes.

Cost: Free

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174

Mon 12th June - Sun 18th June

Wildlife walk
Date: Wed 14th June
Time: 10am - 11.30am

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Location: Meet at the wildlife watchpoint at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU)
Description: Meet at Wildlife Watchpoint, at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU) for a guided walk on the Lizard NNR. On route you will be introduced to the choughs, seals, wild flowers and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point. Please wear strong walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing.  Dogs welcome but must be on leads. Car parking charges apply to non National Trust members.
Cost: £2 adults, children free (additional car parking charges apply to non members)

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174.

Teneriffe Farm Walk
Date: Wed 14th June
Time: 6.30pm - 8:30pm

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Location: Meet at Teneriffe Campsite Reception (TR12 7EZ)
Description: Join National Trust and Natural England farm tenant Will Watson for a stroll around his coastal farm at Predannack, near Mullion, part of the extended Lizard NNR. Meet his Dexter and Devon cows, stroll the barley fields and bird seed plots, and learn all about how his wildlife friendly farming  helps care for choughs, rare flowers and  heathland.
Cost: Free

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174

Bat Conservation Trust - Noctule Bat - Hugh Clark

Bat Walk
Date: Fri 16th June
Time: 9pm - 10.30pm

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Location: Poltesco TR12 7LR
Description: Spend a summer's evening in the woods at Poltesco and watch the bats emerge to feed. Learn to identify the species we see with a bat detector (equipment provided). Booking Essential  please call 01872 273939.Max number of 20 people
Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential  please call 01872 273939. Max number of 20 people

Guided Kayak trip with Lizard Adventure
Date: Saturday 17th June
Time: 9.30am -12.30pm

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Location: Meet at Mullion Cove  (TR12 7ES)
Description:
Get a new perspective on The Lizard's spectacular coastline  from the comfort of a kayak, as we take you on a guided tour from Mullion Harbour. We may venture around the island, hopefully see seals and other wildlife, and there'll be some good kayaking tips. Beginners welcome, all kit and tuition provided. Please bring swimwear and suitable footwear (that you don't mind getting wet). Donation Car Parking inland of  cove  (not NT).

Cost: £45 per person (discount available for family groups)

Booking: Booking essential, please call 07845 20 40 40. (8 people max.)

Mon 19th June - Sun 25th June

Wildlife walk
Date: Wed 21st June
Time: 10am - 11.30am

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Location: Meet at the wildlife watchpoint at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU)

Description: Meet at Wildlife Watchpoint, at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU) for a guided walk on the Lizard NNR. On route you will be introduced to the choughs, seals, wild flowers and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point. Please wear strong walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing. Dogs welcome but must be on leads. Car parking charges apply to non National Trust members.
Cost: £2 adults, children free (additional car parking charges apply to non members)

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174.

Marvellous moths
Date: Fri 23rd June
Time: 9.30pm - 11pm

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Location: Meet at the National Trust Kynance car park TR12 7PJ
Description: Join us for an hour after dusk with Atropos editor, Mark Tunmore, in a moth-trapping session and meet some of the charismatic early summer species. From the True Lover’s Knot to the Eyed Hawk-moth, you will be surprised at what’s flying at night! Please bring a torch. Sorry no dogs.

Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential, please call 01326 291174.

Marvellous moths
Date: Sat 24th June
Time: 8am - 9.30am

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Location: Meet at the National Trust Kynance car park TR12 7PJ
Descriptions: Join us the morning after a moth-trapping session with Atropos editor, Mark Tunmore, to meet some of the charismatic early summer species, in daylight. From the True Lover’s Knot to the Eyed Hawk-moth, you will be surprised at what’s flying at night!  Sorry no dogs.

Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential, please call 01326 291174.

Evening Nighjar Walk
Date: Sat 24th June
Time: 9.30pm - 11pm

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Location: Meet at the Goonhilly Nature Reserve car park (TR12 6LQ)
Description: oin us for a guided nightjar walk on the Lizard NNR. This fascinating bird, which arrives each Spring from Africa, puts on a fantastic aerial display, and is the source of some bizarre nocturnal churring noises. This nightjar walk is an opportunity not to be missed. Please bring a torch.  Sorry no dogs.
Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential, please call 01326 291174  (15 people max.)

Guided walk around Windmill Farm
Date: Sun 25th June
Time: 09:30-12:30

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Location: Meet at Windmill Farm (TR12 7LH)
Description: Join the warden at Windmill Farm for a guided walk exploring the the reserve and the fascinating wildlife that lives there.  Please wear strong walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing. Sorry no dogs. Onsite car parking is FREE.

Cost: Free

Booking: Booking essential  please call 01872 273939 (CWT Reception)

Mon 26th June - Fri 30th June

Wildlife walk
Date: Wed 28th June
Time: 10am - 11.30am

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Location: Meet at the wildlife watchpoint at Lizard Point (TR12 7NU)
Description:  A guided walk on the Lizard NNR. On route you will be introduced to the choughs, seals, wild flowers and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point. Please wear strong walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing. No need to book.  Dogs welcome but must be on leads. Car parking charges apply to non National Trust members.
Cost: £2 adults, children free (additional car parking charges apply to non members)

Booking: No need to book. For more information call 01326 291174.