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Big Wild Sleepout 2019 at RSPB Minsmere

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RSPB Minsmere nature reserve

Westleton

Saxmundham

IP17 3BY

United Kingdom

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Big Wild Sleepout 27/28 July

A unique opportunity to spend a night at RSPB Minsmere. Experience nocturnal wildlife on a walk with our guides, discover life in our pond, identify moths in our moth trap or just witness the tranquillity of sunset and sunrise on this beautiful reserve along the Suffolk coast.

Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment. Please ensure you state how many tents you are using when you make your booking as space is restricted. Please note this year breakfast is not provided, small stoves are permitted and the café will be open from 9:30am.

For queries please contact Visitor Experience Manager Matt Parrott at matt.parrott@rspb.org.uk

Date

Set up from 4pm Saturday 27th July

To approximately 11am Sunday 28th July

Location

RSPB Minsmere, Sheepwash Lane, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3BY

Age range;

A family event. No limit on ages.

Pricing per person;

Adult RSPB member - £20

Adult non-member - £25

Child (under 16) RSPB Wildlife Explorer member - £9.50

Child (under 16) non-member - £12

Under 5’s free.

Price includes camping and all activities.

Must be paid in advance

Provided

Toilets and hand washing facilities

Tea and coffee making facilities

Pond dipping

Evening walks

Morning walk

Meals:

Snacks and fruit provided, tea and coffee facilities in the Discovery Centre, please make organisers aware of any dietary requirements

Evening meals and breakfast are NOT provided

Visitor Centre Café open 9:30am-4pm

Local public houses, restaurants and takeaways within a few miles of the reserve

Not provided:

Electricity

Camping equipment

Shower facilities

Tent installation!

Transport/meeting place


Meet at the Visitor Centre if arriving before 4pm, after 4pm check in at the Discovery Centre

Parking in nearby extension overflow, but not next to your tents.


Directions to RSPB Minsmere – can be found on website www.rspb.org.uk


Campers list to bring

Waterproof Tent - pegs, mallets, ground sheet, camping mat, pillows and sleeping bag

Warm clothes

Suntan lotion and insect repellent

A change of clothes - wash bag, toothbrush

Good strong walking shoes

Torches

Drinking water /drinks

Snacks

Cutlery, plates, mugs

Camera/binoculars/bat detector

Hat

Not allowed

Dogs or other pets

To camp on any other night except the Big Wild Sleep Out events

Lighting of any fires

Do not leave any rubbish behind

No large all boy/girl groups. No drugs or excessive alcohol.

Risks

Rough ground – boots and reasonable fitness

Weather – appropriate clothes and boots

If bad weather is forecast we will decide on cancellation by the Thursday preceding the date and inform all attendees.

In the unlikely event that we need to cancel the event, or should we need to contact you beforehand, please give us your regular contact number through Eventbrite.

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RSPB Minsmere nature reserve

Westleton

Saxmundham

IP17 3BY

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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