From beach tots to beach yoga, cetacean surveys to shipwreck surveys, we have a range of events and activities for you to take part in, on, next to, or in the sea!

If you are interested in any of the events below, click on the box and use the booking system in place.

We always welcome ideas to connect people to our seascape; please contact us to let us know what kind of events you would be interested in. 

Did you know we have a wide range of volunteering opportunities for you to explore? Find out more here.

August 2022

11th August 2022
Seaham Hall Beach to Ryhope Beach Clean with the Coast Project
Seaham Hall beach to Ryhope Denemouth beach clean
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12th August 2022
SeaScapes Butterfly Count
Join us and the National Trust Rangers as we undertake a Butterfly count along the East Durham Coast.
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17th August 2022
Wednesday Womble at Crimdon (17 August)
Crimdon Beach Clean
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17th August 2022
Wild about Wrecks!
Come and join us on the beach to listen to stories about ship wrecks and create your own ship-themed beach art.
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18th August 2022
RED ACRE/TERRACE BEACH CLEAN, SEAHAM Thursday 18th August 2022 11am-1pm
Red Acre / Terrace Beach Clean 18th August 2022
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18th August 2022
Bird Migration on the Durham Coast
Join us for a walk and learn about the coastal birds that migrate to our Durham coast each summer.
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21st August 2022
Coastal Plants Walk Crimdon
Explore the perhaps surprising range of coastal plant habitats that can be found at Crimdon Dene Beach on a guided walk with Durham Wildlife Trust's botanist Julia!
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24th August 2022
Wednesday Womble at Crimdon (24th August)
Crimdon Beach Clean
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26th August 2022
SeaScapes Butterfly Count
Join us and the National Trust Rangers as we undertake a Butterfly count along the East Durham Coast.
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28th August 2022
Shoresearch Hartlepool
Help us explore the shore and record the species found there.
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28th August 2022
Sea Beats – Calling all Musicians!
Sea Beats aims to explore our local seascape through sharing stories, and making site specific music on the beach.
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29th August 2022
SeaScapes Beach Rangers Summer School
Are you aged 14-18, live in Sunderland or South Tyneside, love the coast & want to learn about marine life? Then join our summer school.
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31st August 2022
Reading the Rocks – walk and talk: The Magnesian Limestone Coast, Coal and Durham Denes
Join Dave Roberts from Durham University as we walk Blackhall rocks Beach to Castle Eden Dene to explore how this part of the Durham coast has evolved.
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September 2022

2nd September 2022
Rapturous about Reptiles!
Help us learn more about our local reptile species.
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10th September 2022
Shoresearch Whitburn
We’re looking for keen adult rockpoolers to get involved with our national citizen science survey of intertidal habitats.
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17th September 2022
GREAT BRITISH BEACH CLEAN 2022 AT CRIMDON Saturday 17th September 2022
Great British Beach Clean at Crimdon
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17th September 2022
GREAT BRITISH BEACH CLEAN 2022 AT SEATON CAREW Saturday 17th September 2022
Great British Beach Clean at Seaton Carew
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18th September 2022
GREAT BRITISH BEACH CLEAN 2022 AT BLAST BEACH Sunday 18th September 2022
Great British Beach Clean at Blast Beach
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24th September 2022
GREAT BRITISH BEACH CLEAN 2022 AT RED ACRE / TERRACE BEACH, SEAHAM 24th September 2022
Great British Beach Clean at Red Acre Beach, Seaham
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25th September 2022
GREAT BRITISH BEACH CLEAN 2022 AT SEAHAM HALL BEACH Sunday 25th September 2022
Great British Beach Clean at Seaham Hall Beach
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