Close encounters of the bird kind

A VIP experience of bird ringing

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 for a VIP experience with behind the scenes access to bird ringing.

Price includes refreshments and a freshly cooked bacon bap, or veggie alternative (please state dietary requirements on booking).

Suitable for children aged 8+.

Wear outdoor clothing, suitable for the weather conditions.


Currently there are 12 places available


How much

£10.00 per adult.

£10.00 per child.




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