RSPB Mersehead, Southwick, Dumfries DG2 8AH

Easter Badger Feast - RSPB

Wednesday, 3 April, 2019 - 20:30 to 22:00

Feast your eyes on badgers this Easter as they snuffle around for a snack in our garden.  Watch them from the comfort of the Sulwath Centre with hot drinks also available on the evening. Who knows what else might turn up?

Adults £15.00 (RSPB Members £10.00)  children half price.  

Booking essential (maximun 12 people)

Parking charges do not apply

Goose Roostwatch - RSPB, Mersehead

Wednesday, 27 February, 2019 - 17:00 to 19:00

Join this guided walk and be amazed by the thousands of barnacle geese descending on the Solway Coast to roost on the Solway sandflats.  Big skies and big flocks should make for a great experience of this natural wonder.  

Adults £5.00, RSPB members £4.00 children half price.  Car parking charges apply for non members.

Booking essential tel 01387 780579 or email

Easter Duck & Dive - RSPB, Mersehead

Tuesday, 2 April, 2019 - 11:00 to 13:00

What's that duck?  Which ones are named after their tails or their beaks?  What do they eat?  A great way to get into bird watching (as they are big and quite easy to spot).

Price: Children or adults £2.00 (RSPB Members half price) 

Car parking charges apply for non members.

(There is another Duck & Dive session from 14:00 to 16:00)

Mersehead Discovery Walk

Thursday, 21 March, 2019 - 11:00 to 13:00

Discover some of the amazing wildlife looked after on this farm. As the seasons change so too do the habitats and the special creatures found here. The walk gives you a chance to see it all close up and learn how we manage this important place for nature in our fields and on the wetlands. And for kids there a wild challenge for them to take on too.

Price: Adults £5.00 (RSPB members £4.00) Children half price. Car parking charges apply for non members. More information at the RSPB Mersehead website.