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image for Children's Activity Event item typeOctober Weekends at WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre

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Children's Activity, from 6 Oct 2018

Children's Activity Event

Children's Activity Event

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Fun for all the family throughout the day on Saturdays and Sundays in October.

11am – 12pm Minibeast hunt and Mini pond dipping. Drop in anytime between 11-12 to explore our minibeast area, searching for creepy crawlies. Plus, discover which creatures live in our ponds by catching them with nets and examining them in the water trays.

1pm – 1.45pm Guide in the Heron’s Wing Hide. Our beautiful Heron’s wing hide looks out over the vast wetland landscape of the reserve. A great place to see many species, from pintail to birds of prey. Our guide will be on hand with the telescope to help you get a better look.

2.30pm Pond dipping. This is an hour-long session which consists of two parts. For the first half, participants catch an abundance of creatures from our pond zone. We then move into our discovery room where our guide will show you a selection of what was caught under our giant microscope. We also like to share with you all the weird and wonderful facts about our pond life. We do have limited capacity for this activity therefore booking is essential. There is no extra charge but please sign up for this activity on arrival at the information desk.

3.30pm: Craft Activities. We offer a variety of craft activities where you can get creative! Please see our craft board at Craft Corner for further details.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 6 - Sun 7 Oct 2018 11:00 to 16:30
Sat 13 - Sun 14 Oct 2018 11:00 to 16:30
Sat 20 - Sun 21 Oct 2018 11:00 to 16:30

Prices

Normal admission charges apply.
A small charge applies to make a craft to cover the cost of materials.

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 4 Jun - Mon 23 Jul Monday Munchkins
Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jul July Weekend Activities
Wed 25 Jul - Mon 3 Sep Dusty's Wildlife Rangers
Sat 4 - Sun 5 Aug August Weekend Activities
Sat 11 - Sun 12 Aug August Weekend Activities
Sat 18 - Sun 19 Aug August Weekend Activities

Contact

Enquiries

01554 741087

Address

Llwynhendy,
Llanelli,
Carmarthenshire,
Wales,
SA14 9SH

Location

Directions

Plan route to WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SS 532982  Lat: 51.66335 Long: -4.12392

Follow the brown and white duck signs off the M4 exiting at junction 47 or 48. We are 1 mile east of Llanelli off the A484 to Swansea; then take the B4304.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Llanelli station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access