From fun-filled family days exploring the dunes in search of wildlife, to dune school educational events and digital webinars or talks from our sand dune experts, we're always working on creating a whole host of exciting events to sign up for.

Previous events

Children stand in shallow waves with nets, sea dipping.

Marine Day at Gibraltar Point

Coastal Explorers sand dune safari, Drigg Dunes

Tywyn Fferam – Citizen science taster day with DD & Marine Conservation Society

A smiling woman with long brown hair holds up a piece of seaweed

The dunes of Anglesey – community evening in Rhosneigr

Workshop: For Every Bird a Nest, Lincolnshire [1.30pm]

Workshop: For Every Bird a Nest, Lincolnshire [10am]

Workshop: Poetry and Painting from the Saltmarsh, Lincolnshire

Citizen Science Training Session at Tywyn Llyn

Pollinators of Pembrey – an introduction to pollinators

A man stands in the dunes using measuring equipment

Citizen Science Training Sesion at Penmaen Burrows

A view over the grassy dunes at Pembrey in South Wales

Dunes in Pembrey – community drop-in event

small blue butterfly on a flowering grass

Pollinators of Oxwich – an introduction to pollinators

A view over the grassy dunes at Pembrey in South Wales

Pembrey: Citizen Science Training

A vgiew of the beach and sea from the dune scrub

[POSTPONED] World Sand Dune Day at Oxwich with Madison Bowden-Parry

The Towans Art Club – Cornwall

A landscape view of sand dunes, sea and bushes of blooming purple heather.

Dune Conservation with British Naturism at Studland

a sandy path leads through a grassy dune

Film screening and guided walk with Pembrey LNR volunteer rangers

Four watercolour sketches of beach and dune views

Paint Along: Sand Dunes in Watercolour with Caroline Pedler

Sand Dune BioBlitz – The Towans, Cornwall

World Sand Dune Day at Fleetwood

A view over a grassy sand dune with a patch of bare sand and a grey winter sky

Geology Walk: Minerals and Mines at Penhale Point

Minerals, Mines & Sand Dunes : a guided geology walk at Penhale

Yoga on the Dunes – Upton Towans, Cornwall

Butterflies of the Burrows with Sustainability at Swansea University

Volunteers take part in a bug net sweep on the dunes

Citizen Science and Field Studies Training at Crymlyn Burrows, Wales

Braunton Burrows Family Activity Day, Devon

a phone is seen held up to a small yellow flower, taking a photo

Citizen Science and Field Studies Training at Kenfig NNR, Wales

A woman in a t-shirt and leggings performs a yoga pose on a mat in a meadow

World Sand Dune Day at Rhosneigr with North Wales Wildlife Trust

A small green, pink and yellow flower.

Dune Bioblitz at Sandscale Haws Nature Reserve, Cumbria

A smiling young man stands among trees

Birds in the Dunes, with George Cook

A smiling woman stands behind a table under a gazebo outside with the Dynamic Dunescapes logo

Ainsdale World Sand Dune Day Events, Sefton

Ainsdale Dunes Guided Walk with Green Sefton [25th]

Ainsdale Dunes Guided Walk with Green Sefton [24th]

An image looking out over sand dune habitat with lots of purple flowering heather.

iNaturalist Walk, Formby

Four people stand in the scrub of a sand dune. A man with a clipboard stands over a metal corrugated sheet

[Online] Citizen Science training and introduction to sand dune ecology

Sand dune scrubland with bracken

Crymlyn Bioblitz

Penhale Dunes by Ellie Chidgey

Conservation Day at Penhale Dunes, Cornwall

A coastal view of sand dunes with the sea on the horizon

Defnyddio twyni tywod ar gyfer dysgu

A coastal view of sand dunes with the sea on the horizon

Using Sand Dunes for Learning – Free Webinars for Educators in Wales

A smiling man hugs a large tree

Dune Wildflowers with Botanist and Author, Leif Bersweden

A smiling man in a wetsuit holds an underwater camera net to a river

Natterjack Toads with Wildlife Cameraman Jack Perks

An olive coloured toad with a yellow stripe down its back can be seen sat on wet sand

Natterjack Toad Evening Walk, Ainsdale

An olive coloured toad with a yellow stripe down its back can be seen sat on wet sand

Natterjack Toad Evening Walk, Ainsdale

Species ID Training, Cornwall

Butterfly Identification Workshop, Cornwall

A small golden coloured mouse curled up in the palm of a hand

Dormouse nest box making, Cornwall

Silent Disco beach and dunes clean, Cornwall

Penhale Dunes Volunteer Day

St Piran’s Day Community Arts Exhibition, Cornwall

A small brown dog is pictured in the sand dunes looking at the camera.

Paws for Thought: Pop-up Dog Cafe at Sandscale Haws

Two people walk into the distance leaving footprints in the sand

Online Talk: Dynamic Dunescapes around Morecambe Bay and Cumbria

A small bird is stood in the opening of a nest box

Bird Box Making – Grimsby Wildlife Watch

A woman sits in the dune scrub with two children doing an activity

Family Wellbeing Walk – Studland, Purbeck

Guided Wildlife Walk – Studland, Purbeck

Dementia Inclusive Walks Training – Lincolnshire

A lady holds up some of the litter she has found during a beach clean, ready to place it into a black plastic bag.

Beach and Dunes Clean at Perranporth Beach, Cornwall

Cancelled Paws For Thought – Mexico Towans, Cornwall

blue deck chairs are pictured on the sand of a beach.

Dune Den Day – Fleetwood, Lancashire

Wyre Conservation Day, Dune Monitoring – Fleetwood, Lancashire

A small child in a yellow coat and welly boots faces away from the camera walking towards the sea with a net.

Grimsby Wildlife Watch

A man in a hat carrying a backpack uses binoculars to see the beach scenery

Guided Walk, Birds on the Reserve – Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe

A Dog Friendly Walk – Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Lincolnshire

A small brown bird with a red breast sits on a mossy tree log

Christmas letter trail, Cleethorpes

an aerial view of the cliffs descending to the beach and sea

Minerals, Mines & Sand Dunes: Fascinating History Underfoot [Guided Walk]

Nature Tots at Studland Bay, Dorset

A swirl shape is created on the bare sand made from pebbles

Exhibition: The Hidden Duddon Explored! in Cumbria

A plastic comb and a shell are pictured on an area of sand

Dynamic Dunescapes Beach Clean at Foulney Island

Grazing Pony Welfare Volunteers in Cornwall

Volunteer seal warden opportunity at Donna Nook, Lincolnshire

A white lantern is pictured with a painting of sand dunes and flying birds on.

Paint a Paper Lantern workshop, Ainsdale NNR, Sefton Coast

A man in a red jumper carves faces into pumpkins

Halloween Trail at Croyde, Devon, 26-31 October

A small robbin, a brown red-breasted bird, sits on a bare branch

Christmas letter trail, Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe NNR

Guided Walk: Fungi Foray at Saltfleetby NNR in Lincolnshire

A small child in a yellow coat and welly boots faces away from the camera walking towards the sea with a net.

Wildlife Watch Taster Day: Beach Activities at Cleethorpes

Become a Bird Surveyor with Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust

blue deck chairs are pictured on the sand of a beach.

[Online] Dynamic Dunescapes at Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire

Two individuals are pictured outside using litter pickers to put trash in bin bags

Halloween Beach Clean at South Walney, Cumbria – 30 Oct

A landscape view of sand dunes, sea and bushes of blooming purple heather.

Save the dunes! Studland Bay, Dorset

Sound Exploration, Studland Bay, Dorset

Nature tots, Studland Bay, Dorset

School children create a large green lizard shape on bare sand using vegetation from the sand dunes.

Natural Resources Sculpture Creations, Studland Bay, Dorset

Bats on the dunes, Studland Bay, Dorset

A landscape view of sand dunes, sea and bushes of blooming purple heather.

Dune Ecology Walk, Studland Bay, Dorset

[Online] Shifting approaches, shifting sands – how dune management has changed, with Tim at Plantlife

[Online] Intelligence services – Understanding dunes through community science, with David at Plantlife

A smiling woman stands behind a table under a gazebo outside with the Dynamic Dunescapes logo

The Triangle, Sefton Coast: Dune Heath Management Drop-in Sessions

ENDURE logo

Ensuring Dune Resilience; ENDURE Project Closing Conference

A black and white image of several volunteers working on the sand dunes

Guided Walk: Military History at Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Dunes, Lincolnshire

Two individuals are pictured outside using litter pickers to put trash in bin bags

South Walney Beach Clean, Cumbria – 10 Oct

A woman in a yellow coat collects rubbish with a grabber and puts it in a black bin bag. She is working on a sand dune with the sea in the background

South Walney Beach Clean, Cumbria – 26 Sept

Two individuals are standing in sand dunes with low vegetation

Dynamic Dunescapes Conservation Day at Haverigg – 14 Oct

Three people are walking through an area of sand dune away from the camera

Dynamic Dunescapes Conservation Day at Haverigg – 06 Oct

Two volunteers are bent over removing scrub from an overgrown area of sand dunes.

Dynamic Dunescapes Conservation Day at Haverigg – 07 Oct

Guided Walk [Saltfleetby]: Birds on the Sand Dunes

Guided Walk [Saltfleetby]: Operation Harpoon and the Defence of Sea View

Several people are working on a dig site. There are tools and markers dotted around the site

Salt on the Screen: A digital showcase of historic salt production in Lincolnshire.

A small brown dog is pictured in the sand dunes looking at the camera.

Sand Dune Nature Trail – Sandscale Hawes National Nature Reserve, Cumbria

A broken blue plastic bucket washed up or left on the sand.

Big Beach Clean and Crafts – South Walney, Cumbria

Four smiling adults are pictured in the dunes having a conversation

Restoration Remix Dune Audio Workshop – Haverigg, Cumbria

A small bright purple pansy flower is pictured against grasses.

Haverigg Uncovered – Walk and Talk, Cumbria