Events Calendar...

 
 

Please note:

  1. -All participants below the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

  2. -Booking not essential unless specified.

  3. -Public can join as PMCG members at each event.

  (for information on membership see the ‘join us’ page).

  1. -Suitable clothing and footwear, equipment, snacks & drinks should be brought for each event.

- For more information on any of the events, please email polzeathmc@gmail.com


Saturday 14th January:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 15th February:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for all.


Friday 10th March:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 5th April:

Talk: ‘The Pentireglaze mine: Rise, Fall and Afterlife’.

In this illustrated talk, Tony Davies will explore the history and topography of the mine, the reasons behind its eventual failure in the later nineteenth century, and the remaining visible evidence of its existence and impact on the neighbourhood.

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

Meet: Tubestation, Polzeath, PL27 6TB. SW 935 789.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Saturday 8th April:

Polzeath Beach Mega Spring Clean.

Help BeachCare, National Trust and PMCG volunteers to clean the stunning beaches at Polzeath. All equipment provided.

Time: 3:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788. (Or on the beach if you happen to be running late....)

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 12th April:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! With dates throughout the year, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs.

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Saturday 29th April:

Baby Lobster Release at Trevone.

Join us for a fun-filled day at the beach with the National Lobster Hatchery. We will be releasing baby lobsters to a safe-haven where they can start their new life in the ocean. The local conditions are naturally sheltered and so will allow the baby lobsters to safely reach adulthood. You will be able to get a close-up look at the hatchlings before they are set free, learn about how lobsters grow and play some fantastic beach games whilst celebrating our coasts.

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

Meet: On Trevone beach.

Contact: Booking essential as places are limited. Payment in advance will be required to secure your place! Please visit www.nationallobsterhatchery.co.uk 

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: £10 per adult, £5 per child, or £25 per family (2 adults & 2 children).


Tuesday 9th May:

Talk by Tim Nunn.

Surf explorer and photographer Tim Nunn takes us on the next step of his mission

to educate the world on the far reaching extent of marine rubbish. Using surfing and

adventure as far north as the polar ice cap, he provides both an inspirational and

awesome background to the huge environmental project as well as painting a horrifying

picture about the consequences of our disregard for the world’s oceans.

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

Meet: Tubestation, Polzeath, PL27 6TB, SW 935 789.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Sunday 14th May:

Foraging Walk with Wild Thymes.

Join Megan Adams from Wild Thymes on a walk around Polzeath’s coastline to see what delicious treats we can find. With Megan’s help we will find out which plants are edible, which ones to avoid and hopefully will be able to try some foraged snacks!

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 17th May:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for all.


Tuesday 30th May:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! With dates throughout the year, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs.

Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Thursday 1st June:

Polzeath Marine Discovery Day.

PMCG, Cornwall Wildlife Trust, National Trust and many others are joining forces to bring you a marine day you will never forget! Come and celebrate our seas in Polzeath, learn fun and fascinating facts about our amazing marine life; create beach sculptures, take part in an arts/crafts animation, learn to save dolphins with marine life rescue experts and much, much more.

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm.

Meet: On the beach!

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Contact: for more information on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Cost: Free for all, but donations to the Polzeath Marine Centre welcome.


Tuesday 13th June:

Easy Access Rockpool Ramble.

For those finding the usual rambles a challenge, this rockpool discovery event will be easily accessible for all ages and abilities. You can be taken by National Trust 4x4 or beach wheelchair (if available) to a base near the rockpools where a table top laboratory will be set up enabling everyone to see what can be found on our rocky shore.

Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Beach car park.

Contact: Booking is essential please call 07779 896650 to book a place and to discuss

your needs and requirements.

Bring: Please bring a carer or support worker as needed. Wear suitable warm clothing – especially if seated throughout the event, and sensible waterproof footwear.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Friday 16th June:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 19th July:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 26th July:

Get Crafty!

Our marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations.

Time: Drop in between 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Bring: your imagination and a parent or a guardian if under 18.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Thursday 27th July:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! With dates throughout the year, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs.

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Tuesday 1st August:

Seaquest Public Seawatch at The Rumps, near Polzeath.

As part of National Whale and Dolphin Week, join marine experts to conduct a marine wildlife survey and learn more about the amazing animals that use our waters from dolphins to seals.

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Meet: On The Rumps! Looking out over Mouls Island. Pentire head, near Polzeath.

Bring: Warm and waterproof clothing, drinks and food (none available near by). Bring

binoculars although spare pairs are available to share.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 2nd August:

Get Crafty!

Our marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations.

Time: Drop in between 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Bring: your imagination and a parent or a guardian if under 18.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Friday 4th August:

Snorkelling in a Rockpool.

Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Matt Slater and Fox Club members for a children’s (6 - 11yrs only), ‘learn to snorkel’ session within the safety and beauty of a Cornish rock pool.

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Bring: Your own mask, snorkel and a well-fitting wetsuit.

Contact: booking essential via Fox Club on 01872 240777 extension 245.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Tuesday 8th August:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! With dates throughout the year, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs. Lead by National Trust Rangers.

Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 9th August:

Get Crafty!

Our marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations.

Time: Drop in between 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Bring: your imagination and a parent or a guardian if under 18.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 9th August:

‘North Cornwall’s Fantastic Wildlife’.

Join us for what is sure to be an incredible evening learning about some of the amazing wildlife that lives in our countryside. Tony House (self-proclaimed ‘otter-hollic and water vole lover’) will be sharing his experiences about otters, water voles, kestrels,peregrines and much more!

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

Meet: Tubestation, Polzeath, PL27 6TB, SW 935 789.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Thursday 10th August:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! With dates throughout the year, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs.

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Monday 14th August:

Rockpooling and beach fun with Wild Thymes.

We will be having an afternoon packed full of rockpooling and beach games run by Megan Adams of Wild Thymes. So, come down to see what creatures live in our rock pools, and have some fun!

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 16th August:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 16th August:

Get Crafty!

Our marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations.

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788.

Bring: your imagination and a parent or a guardian if under 18.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Monday 21st August:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! With dates throughout the year, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs. Lead by National Trust Rangers.

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. PL27 6TA. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Tuesday 22nd August:

Radical Rockpooling.

Join the Cornwall Wildlife Trust beach ranger team for some radical rockpooling here in Polzeath. Ages 11+ only. Parental consent forms to be signed prior to event or on the day by a responsible adult.

Time: 11:00m - 13:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential via nat.gibb@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk or call 07973 728804.

Bring: All equipment provided. Bring a wetsuit if you have one.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 23rd August:

Get Crafty!

Our marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations.

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788.

Bring: your imagination and a parent or a guardian if under 18.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Thursday 24th August:

Rockpool Ramble!

Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! From Easter through to autumn, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish andan abundance of crabs.

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788.

Contact: Booking essential on 07779 896650 or email polzeathmc@gmail.com

Bring: Suitable clothing and waterproof footwear (but not crocs or flipflops). Small buckets are also useful..

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 30th August:

Get Crafty!

Our marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations.

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788.

Bring: your imagination and a parent or a guardian if under 18.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Saturday 16th September:

Polzeath Beach Mega Spring Clean.

Help BeachCare, National Trust and PMCG volunteers to clean the stunning beaches at Polzeath. All equipment provided.

Time: 3.00pm.

Meet: Polzeath Marine Centre, opposite pitch and putt green. SW 936 788. (Or on the beach if you happen to be running late....)

Bring: Suitable clothing and footwear for the weather conditions.

Cost: Free for all.


Friday 20th October:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Cost: Free for all.


Wednesday 25th October:

Talk: The National Trust as Trevose Head.

Find out what the National Trust are doing at Trevose Head near Padstow.

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

Meet: Tubestation, Polzeath, SW 935 789, PL27 6TB.

Cost: Free for PMCG members or £2 per person.


Wednesday 15th November:

BeachCare clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team out on the beach for the monthly clean and survey. All cleaning equipment provided.

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Cost: Free for all.


Saturday 16th December:

BeachCare Christmas clean.

Join Polzeath BeachCare team on their last beach clean of 2017 and celebrate with mulled wine and mince pies...

Time: 9:30am.

Meet: On the beach!

Cost: Free for all.

 

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