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Birdwatching for Beginners at RSPB Hayle Nature Reserve

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Copperhouse Swimming Pool Car Park

King George V Memorial Walk

Phillack

Hayle

TR27 5AA

United Kingdom

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Redshank Andy Hay

Do you ever wonder what lives on the estuary? Well now is your chance to find out. Join the RSPB warden and explore the shoreline and mudflats around this wonderful estuary looking for wild birds. This is the season when birds return to the estuary in good numbers. Your guide will show you birds like oystercatchers, ringed plover, sanderling, dunlin, black-tailed and bar-tailed godwit, curlew, greenshank, redshank and much, much more. Because of its geographical position, the Hayle Estuary is renowned for its rarities from all points of the compass and it is unique in the UK in having recorded all five world species of Diver: Great Northern, White-billed, Black-throated, Pacific and Red-throated have all been seen here in recent years. Only Alaska and California can boast the same!

Sanderling Andy Hay

Cost: Adults £5, children free.

Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Well behaved dogs on leads welcome.

Booking essential - but tickets are not required as we will have a list of attendees.

(Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear. Please bring warm clothing in case temperatures drop).

Meet at: Copperhouse Swimming Pool car park, Copperhouse, Hayle (SW558376).


How to get there;

If travelling to Copperhouse Pool, from St Ives roundabout, go along the B3301 towards Hayle. Follow the road past Asda on your left and Foundry square on your right. Keep left across the roundabout and continue along the main road through Hayle. Opposite the petrol station you’ll see a signpost for North Quay on the left. Turn left and go over the bridge. After approx 50 metres turn right into King George V Memorial Walk, there is a small car park behind the swimming pool and cafe.

Copperhouse Pool is a short walk from Hayle train station and First Kernow run bus services (No’s T2 & T1) to Copperhouse from Truro, Penzance and St Ives.

Note: We require a valid phone number and e-mail from you. Your booking confirmation will be sent via e-mail. We need a valid phone number (landline and mobile) in case we need to get hold of you urgently to update you with event details. Thank you for your co-operation

For enquiries please ring RSPB Cornwall Office on 01736 360624 or take the

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Copperhouse Swimming Pool Car Park

King George V Memorial Walk

Phillack

Hayle

TR27 5AA

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 1 day before event

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