There is a wide range of activities for all ages right across the area. From short guided walks to special children’s activities to long bike rides and more…

Hastings events

Rye Harbour events

Dungeness RSPB events

Romney Marsh events

Brede High Woods events

RX Wildlife Festival – our annual festival of events during the spring half-term. Click here to find out more about this year’s events.

Birding Walks in RXland – Cliff Dean, a regular contributor to this blog, is running regular walks in the less well known parts of the RX countryside. Click here to find out more.

Sussex Wildlife Walks – Paul James, editor of the Birds of Sussex, runs occasional walks in the RX area. Click here to find out more.

There are many guided walks in East Sussex in the series Exploring East Sussex. Click here.

HASTINGS AND EAST SUSSEX NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Monthly evening meetings with lectures at the John Taplin Centre, 3 Upper Maze Hill, St Leonards on Sea, from September to December inclusive, and in March and April. All year, one whole day’s walk each Thursday in the area covered by The Downs, the Weald and Romney Marsh. Annual publication of The Hastings and East Sussex Naturalist in summer. All contacts to the Secretary please… Andrew Warrington, Secretary 01424 814417 ajwarr@btinternet.com


Shrimping on the shore.
Birdwatching from a hide.