Search

Events Around Dumfries Galloway

Jan 2020 events    

More details - Wild Swan Feeds
See wild whooper swans closer than anywhere in Britain from the Sir Peter Scott Observatory, with live commentary by the warden.
WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Sat 30 Nov 19 to Tue 28 Jan 2020

More details - 'From Woods to Water' Exhibition by Kerry Thomas
Kerry Thomas is an artist and maker based near Lockerbie. In this exhibition, Kerry has created a collection of pictures using the themes of woods and water, two of the key habitats in Dumfries & Galloway.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Sun 15 Dec 19 to Sat 25 Jan 2020

More details - New Years Day Bird Race
Start the year by challenging our warden to see how many bird species you can spot in a day. Add your species to the board as you see them and we will see how many species we can see altogether at Caerlaverock during the day!
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire
Wed 1 Jan 20

More details - ‘Winter Buds’ Trail
Find and identify different tree buds around the reserve. In winter the buds of leaves on trees are all different shapes, sizes and colours and are useful in identifying the species of tree in winter when there are no leaves.
WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Wed 1 Jan 20 to Fri 31 Jan 2020

More details - In Focus
Try before you buy the latest binoculars and telescopes from the huge range available today. In Focus experts are on hand all day to give advice. WWT Caerlaverock benefits from every sale.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfriesshire
Sun 5 Jan 20

More details - Dawn Flight
Watch the amazing spectacle of thousands of wild barnacle geese flighting in from the mudflats against the dawn sky. The Coffee Shop will be open early to provide hot drinks and bacon rolls. Bring warm, waterproof clothing, binoculars and a torch. Booking is essential.
WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Sun 5 Jan 20

More details - Winter Wildfowl ID for Beginners
Brush up on your winter wildfowl identification with the Caerlaverock wardens. The reserve has large numbers of ducks, waders, swans and geese and we will identify everything we see, including wigeon, teal, shovelers, black tailed godwits, curlew, barnacle geese and whooper swans. Booking is essential.
WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Sat 25 Jan 20

More details - ‘Alla Prima studies in nature’ Exhibition by Gary Haughan
The work for this exhibition is my response to local wildlife and an attempt to capture their essence. Most encounters with nature are short and fleeting and these works aim to capture and record them. The work is the culmination of many visits to the centre and its surrounding countryside.
WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Sun 26 Jan 20 to Sat 7 Mar 2020

More details - Wild Swan Feeds
See wild whooper swans closer than anywhere in Britain from the Sir Peter Scott Observatory with live commentary from the warden.
WWT Caerlaverock, Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock
Wed 29 Jan 20 to Fri 28 Feb 2020

Things to do in Dumfries Galloway