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Bedgebury Events

We have a great events programme planned for 2017 with something for everyone.

Click on each individual event below to find out more, or scroll through the calendar to find out what's on when you plan to visit.

What's on

Bedgebury Wild Flower Walk
join botanist and Kent Assistant Recorder for Wild Flowers, Sue Buckingham, as she leads you round the Pinetum and tells you more about the common and rare wild flowers that flourish on the site
Family Wildlife Discovery Safari
Let's go bug huntin'! Grab a net and join ecologist, Luke Wallace, on a unique wildlife safari to discover some of Bedgebury’s best insects.
Hands-on cones - family drop-in activity
Hands-on cones - family drop-in activity. Come and look at some of our giant cones collected from all around the world.
Hunt the hidden boxes family drop-in activity
Drop in to the Education Room at the Visitor Centre, then follow our seasonal trail around the Pinetum and hunt out all the hidden boxes along the way.
Illyria outdoor theatre - The Lost World
Join Illyria for another afternoon of theatre frolics! They promise prehistoric thrills, monster laughs and life-size dinosaurs in their must-see show of the summer.
Nice Work 5k and 10k Pinetum Summer Run Series
Nice Work, a locally based running event company, will be holding three 5k and 10k running events within Bedgebury Pinetum from June to August.
Pinetum Bat Walk
Bedgebury is home to six different bat species and warm summer evenings are the best time to see them. Armed with bat detectors, our bat specialists will lead bat walks in the Pinetum to watch these wonderful creatures as the sun goes down.

When is it on

Last updated: 4th April 2017

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What's Here?

  • Arboreta
  • Baby Changing
  • Cafe
  • Cycling
  • Cycling Hire
  • Mountain biking
  • Cycle wash
  • Dogs
  • Easy Access
  • Hi-Rope
  • Horse riding
  • Information
  • Orienteering
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Restaurant
  • Running
  • Walking
  • Visitor centre
  • Toliets
  • Dogs on lead
  • Dogs on leads around the car park, visitor centre, play areas and in the Pineutm
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Location

OS Grid ref: TQ 715 332
Postcode: TN17 2SJ

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Contact

Bedgebury Office

01580 879820
bedgebury@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk

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