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

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

iNaturalist Walk, Formby

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

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

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

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

A sand dune rises in the centre of the image with the blue sky behind. AT the top of the sand dune, a path has been made in between the grass

Dynamic Dunescapes at Askam and Roanhead, Cumbria

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

Litter-pick and Tai Chi at Formby, for World Sand Dune Day

Sand Dune Restoration on the Sefton Coast

a man smiles whilst hugging a tree

Leif Bersweden: The Beauty and Adaptations of Orchids in our Sand Dunes

A track between two grassy sand dunes with the beac and sea in the background

Nature Mindfulness at Morfa Harlech, North Wales

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

Orchid Walks, Yoga and Memory Recording – Kenfig NNR, South Wales

Yoga, Wood Carving, Wildife Photography; Woolacombe World Sand Dune Day

Several pebbles are arranged in the shape of a spiral

Art, Science and Moving Sands – Haverigg, Cumbria, World Sand Dune Day

Yoga at Ainsdale National Nature Reserve, World Sand Dune Day

Family crafts at Poplar Farm Lincolnshire

Butterfly Conservation Day at Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe NNR

Big Beach Days at Mablethorpe Beach, Lincolnshire

Cleethorpes Beach: Sand Dune Day in Lincolnshire

A woman with long brown hair and sunglasses on her head smiles whilst smelling a bright yellow bushy plant

World Sand Dune Day at Studland Bay, Dorset

Dog-Friendly Walks on Walney, Cumbria

Bioblitz on Fleetwood Dunes, Cumbria

Meet the Cattle: Mawbray Banks, Cumbria

Bird Life in Our Dunes, with Ornithologist Dan Rouse

Citizen Science Field Sessions – Sandscale Haws, Cumbria

Citizen Science Field Sessions – Mawbray Banks, Cumbria

Citizen Science Field Sessions – South Walney Cumbria

Cornwall 24-Hour BioBlitz at Penhale Dunes

Shifting Sands: An Intro to Dynamic Dunescapes

Wild Art With Karin Sessions (Gibraltar Point, Lincolnshire)

Paws for Thought Drop-In (Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe)

April Flowers (Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe NNR)

Conservationists of the Future – Introduction to Student Bursaries in Wales

Coastal Conversations: Dynamic Dunes on the Solway Coast

[Lincs Heritage Series] 10 objects that tell Lincolnshire’s seaside history, with historian Dr Kathryn Ferry

[Lincs Heritage Series] Uncovering the Lincolnshire Coast Submerged Forest, with Sally Derrett

[Lincs Heritage Series] The Changing Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Coastline of Lincolnshire, with Dr Caitlin Green

Coastal and Marine Life of Fleetwood

[Lincs Heritage Series] Understanding and interpreting WW2 Coastal Crust defences with CITiZAN, with Chris Kolonko

[Lincs Heritage Series] Landscapes before the Dunes: the deep prehistory of Lincolnshire, with Sam Griffiths

Julia and Tom from the National Trust talk Dunescapes at Studland with British Naturism

Crymlyn – Free beach activities (Drawing in nature, dune walk, spot rare & invasive species)

Love your Coast – Crymlyn – (Uni) Rare & Invasive Species, and Dune art

Talk: The wildlife and conservation of Haverigg dunes, Cumbria

Lincolnshire Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Cumbria: Citizen Science Volunteer Opportunity

Restoring Sand Dunes in North Devon: Online Q&A

Join Tish at Gibraltar Point, Lincolnshire

Join Tish at Anderby, Lincolnshire

WEBINAR: Life on the dunes in South Wales (Swansea and the Gower)

Dunescapes Rock Pooling – Woolacombe, Devon