Join us for a day of bee related activities!
Essex Wildlife Trust has taken the difficult decision to close all of our Nature Discovery Centres and cancel our upcoming events until the end of June to prioritise the welfare of our staff, volunteers and members of the public and to help limit the spread of the virus (COVID-19). Please see here to read the Trust’s full statement. Thank you for your ongoing support, patience and understanding at this challenging time. We look forward to welcoming you back as soon as we can.
Come and make your very own cress head to take home!
Share some stories amongst the beautiful trees in Belfairs woods!
Let them get outside and explore! Look for creepy crawlies, build dens, balance on ropes, get messy in our mud kitchen, fly through the trees on our rope swing , relax in the hammock, play…
Wizarding wands and practicing potions in the woods.
Young Adventurers is for 8-12year olds who want to get adventurous outdoors. Enjoy making fires, building shelters, tracking animals? Then this is for you!
Have a go at water science conducting your very own experiments.
Child-led and play based learning days, explore Belfairs Woods through den building, tree climbing, tool use and woodland crafts. Forest Schools will help to build confidence, self esteem and…
Learn how to photograph the orchids, wildflowers and invertebrates that are found at Chafford Gorge!
Our Summer 2020 Badger Boogie! Come and join us at our new venue for this year - Marks Tey Recreation Hall.