• Garganey
  • Stonechat
  • Wheatear
  • Whinchat
Who We Are

Who We Are

The primary function of the Trust is that of an accredited Bird Observatory, monitoring migration and carrying out a scientific programme of bird ringing, in support of many national and international projects.

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Activities

Activities

We have a programme of weekly events for members and non-members including walks, talks and workshops.

Please see our events for more information.

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Sightings

Sightings

As well as birds, we also have particular interests in the butterflies, dragonflies, moths and unique flora of the area.

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Visit Us

Visit Us

The Field Centre is a modern, well equipped building with accommodation for visitors to the area plus other facilities including a well stocked shop for naturalists.

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Support Us

Support Us

As an independent charity we rely on the support of our members and volunteers to maintain the Field Centre (open 10.00 – 16.00, 7 days a week) and our reserves.

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Species Lists

Species Lists

Information regarding the species recorded in and around Sandwich Bay and Pegwell Bay can be found here.

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Opening Times

The Field Centre is open to the public seven days a week:
10.00am to 4.00pm from April to October.
November to March from 10.00am to 1.00pm Sunday - Friday and 10.00 to 4.00pm on Saturdays.
Times may vary slightly since we depend on volunteers to keep the centre open.

How to Contact Us

Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory Trust,
Guilford Road, Sandwich Bay,
Sandwich,
Kent CT13 9PF

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Activities this Week

Tues 22nd, 19.30. Class: Summer programme &  visitors

Wed 23rd, 19.00. Walk: Sandwich Bay

Fri 25th, 13.30.Walk: Blean Woods

Sun 27th, 9.00. Walk: From the Field Centre