7th May 2017 : 6.30 - 8.30am
Celebrate International Dawn Chorus with an early morning birdwatching walk around this urban oasis.
Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Ecology Park before the city wakes up. Listen to birdsong on our guided birdwatching tour with local experts and enjoy the tea and toast in the gatehouse afterwards. Suitable for adults and older accompanied children.
No booking necessary unless you are a group of 8 or more.
Dress for the weather (it will go ahead rain or shine!)
The site has a visitor centre and toilets, including accessible toilet with baby changing facilities. Tea, coffee and toast will be available after the tour.
Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park
Good level access across the site with wide wooden boardwalks and accessible bird hides. Activities are also accessible. Disabled toilet and baby changing facility. Wheelchair available to borrow. Disabled parking space at end of John Harrison Way. Ring 0208 293 1904 for any special parking arrangements needed.
Good public transport access: North Greenwich tube, buses 108, 129, 132, 161, 188, 422,472, 286 to Millenium Village Oval Square stop. By bicycle or on foot : along the Thames Path between the O2 and the Thames Barrier, with places to lock bikes. Free parking for 2 hours on John Harrison Way, Pear Tree Way and West Parkside but spaces are very limited.