Close encounters of the bird kind

A chance to see birds up close

Watching birds through binoculars is great, but seeing them up close to understand every feather is another experience all together!

Join the Axe Estuary Ringing Group and watch as birds and ringed for conservation and monitoring.

How much


No booking necessary.




Discovery Hut
Seaton Wetlands
Colyford Road
EX12 2SP


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Parking through Seaton Cemetery (SY 248 914)


Event aimed at everyone.

The Discovery Hut is accessible by wheelchair, mobility scooter and pushchair.

Please contact the Countryside team if you would like to discuss hiring the Tramper mobility scooter for this event.

No dogs on Seaton Wetlands.

Further info

Call Countryside on 01395 517557 or email

In association with

  • Axe Estuary Ringing Group

    The group runs several ringing sessions per month throughout the year at Axe Estuary Wetlands in Seaton.

    Axe Estuary Ringing Group blog