Become an Octonaut Octo-Glow Explorer this half term - 27th May - 11th June 2017
Join the Octonauts on a brand new deep sea adventure and see the ocean in a whole new light this half term.
CBeebies´ most intrepid ocean explorers will be inviting younger children and their families to become honorary recruits of the Octonauts crew and join their special mission to uncover the secret world of glow in the dark sea creatures. Click here for more information.
Conservation Weekend - 20th and 21st May 2017|
Get up close to animals and learn more about wildlife and environmental projects in Cornwall, all whilst enjoying the seals, sea lions, penguins and others, paddock animals and nature trails at the 42-acre site set on the banks of the Helford Estuary. Click here for more information.
Beach Clean Day - September 2017 - Date tbc|
The next Great Britain Beach Clean Day will take in September 2017 why not join the Cornish Seal Sanctuary as staff tidy Gwithian Beach. Members of the staff will also be collecting data for the Marine Conservation Society. Everyone is welcome to come and join in, if you have any queries simply call Natalie at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary on 01326 221361 or Click here to register.
||Calling all Seal Cadets! - 1st to 22nd April 2017|
Calling all junior marine biologists, the Cornish Seal Sanctuary needs you for a fantastic new mission!
Become a recruit and join the Seal Cadets, get involved and learn what it takes to help protect our oceans and care for marine mammals.
Get involved in Seal Medic Training, Marine Protection, Mammal Identification and Pup Assessing. All this and much more!
NEW MISSION FOR EASTER - SAVE OUR SEAS!
||Tag a Teddy - Mother´s Day Weekend - 25th and 26th March 2017|
Join in on the Seal Sanctuary´s fundraising event!
Bring along your teddy and tag it with one of the special Cornish Seal Sanctuary tags!
Otter Week - 11th - 19th March 2017|
To celebrate the adorable Otter duo, Apricot and Harris, from 11th to 19th March 2017 the Sanctuary will be holding an Otter Week where they will be educating guests about their Asian short-clawed Otter duo.
There will be some fantastic talks and feeds scheduled, as well as a fun otter word search for the kids and a chance to be entered into a competition to win an otter feeding session with a member of the animal care team! Sounds fun doesn´t it? Make sure you pick your tickets up online starting from just £10.00 for adult AND toddler entry!
September - March : Don´t miss the Sanctuary´s Rescued Seal Pups|
The grey seals mating season begins around September time, this also coincides with rougher seas and storms approaching. What this means is that during this time the staff get a lot of seal pup call outs. The British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) and the Cornish Seal Sanctuary rescues between 60 and 70 pups each year. As the leading Seal Rescue Centre in Europe and the only one in Cornwall, the sanctuary then becomes home to these pups while they are rehabilitated until they are ready for release. The hospital and pools will be full and it´s the perfect time to for a visit.
Walk for Whales - June 2017 - Date tbc
Come and join the annual five mile sponsored walk and help raise funds for vital whale and dolphin conservation projects around the world. Make a note in your diary - "last Sunday in June each year" at your nearest UK Sea Life Centre. Click here for more details.
Seal Hospital "Behind the Scenes Experience"|
Explore behind the scenes at the heart of marine rescue in Cornwall´s only working Seal Hospital. See how the Cornish Seal Sanctuary carry out life-saving work with the animals and nurture new arrivals. Click here for more information.
|More details about these forthcoming events, please contact the Cornish Seal Sanctuary on 01326 221361.|
Please note: Some of the above Forthcoming Events at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary could be subject to change.