Events, courses and tour dates for 2019. We are happy to arrange sessions at other times to suit your requirements. Just give us a ring or an email to discuss it. Please note that some activities take place at Amble, and others at Druridge Bay Country Park. There is further information about the activities elsewhere on the webpage.
WHAT’S ON AT THE BRAID, AMBLE, NORTHUMBERLAND
RYA Level 2 Powerboat Course
Duration: Two day course
When: we don’t currently have any courses planed but dates can arranged.
Cost: £220 including RYA handbook
Coquet Estuary Tours Dates
Tuesday 2nd——————–1400 – 1730
Sunday 7th———————-1800 – 2130(Sunset Paddle)
Thursday 11th——————0930 – 1300
Friday 12th———————-1030 – 1430(bring a packed lunch)
Tuesday 16th——————-1400 – 1730
Monday 22nd——————-1800 – 2130(Sunset Paddle)
Monday 29th——————-1130 – 1530 (bring a packed lunch)
Monday 5th———————1730 – 2100 (Sunset Paddle)
Friday 9th————————0900 – 1230
Monday 12th——————-1230 – 1600
Wednesday 21st—————1800 – 2130(Sunset Paddle)
Monday 26th——————-1000 – 1030(bring a packed lunch)
Friday 30th———————-1400 – 1730
Call or email as other dates are often available
Cost: £30 per Adult, £20 per under 18, £10 per under 8. The cost includes all equipment needed including buoyancy aid and, if required, a wet suit.
WHAT’S ON AT LADYBURN LAKE, DRURIDGE BAY COUNTRY PARK, NORTHUMBERLAND
Summer Holiday activities for children (age 8-16)
These take place at our base by the Visitor Centre at Druridge Bay Country Park. All equipment is provided including wetsuits.
Activities run every week from July 23rd to August 29th
You can book a half day (£25) or a full day (£40).
All sessions cater for both beginners and those with more experience.
Sailing : Tuesdays 10pm -12.30pm / 1pm – 3.30pm (6th August: 1.30pm – 4pm only)
Our sailing sessions are generally carried out using RS Tera and RS Quba sailing dinghies. We also have 1 and 2 person Access sailing boats, suitable for those with disabilities and beginners.
Paddlesports: Wednesdays 10am -12.30pm
There is a choice of open canoes, closed cockpit kayaks, sit-on top kayaks and SUPs. Activity is tailored to the ages and abilities of participants on the day.
Windsurfing : Wednesday 1pm-3.30pm
We have a variety of windsurfers available to suit all ages and abilities
If sessions are oversubscribed, we will run overflow days. So if the above days are not convenient for you, it is worth contacting us to see if other days are on offer.
Boat Hire on the Lake
Open Canoe, Kayak, Sit-On top kayak, Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP), Windsurfer and Sailing Dinghy hire on Ladyburn Lake (Easter to end of October)
Cost per hour: £15 (single seater), £20 (double seater). Cost includes the use of wetsuits and buoyancy aids. 8 man SUP – £10 plus £5 per person.
We strongly advise that you book your hire by calling our office between the hours of 9am and 1pm. Mondays to Fridays (01665 710367).
Outside these hours, please email us at email@example.com before 8am on the day of the desired hire.
Bookings can be made for any time, subject to availability.
If you just turn up on site, we will try to accommodate you, but the facilities may not be open, or all the craft may already be in use.
Please be aware that from a safety perspective all bookings are weather dependent.
RYA level 1/2 Dinghy Sailing
RYA Training for Level 1 or 2 certificates depending on your previous experience.
When: we don’t currently have any courses planned but dates can arranged
Cost: £85 per day
Additional days can be arranged, please contact us to discuss the options.
If you are a group or organisation we can run a course specifically for your group.
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