Events, courses and tour dates for 2018. 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 planned but dates can arranged.

Cost: £220 including RYA handbook

For further information, please click or tap here to go to our contact page for phone number and email.


Coquet Estuary Tours Dates

Call or email as other dates are often available

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.

For further information, please click or tap here to go to our contact page for phone number and email.


WHAT’S ON AT LADYBURN LAKE, DRURIDGE BAY COUNTRY PARK, NORTHUMBERLAND


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 info@coquetshorebase.org.uk 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.

To book or for further information, please click or tap here to go to our contact page for phone number and email form.


RYA level 1/2 Dinghy Sailing

RYA Training for Level 1 or 2 certificates depending on your previous experience.

When: July 13th (one day training course)

Time: 10am to 4:30pm

Cost: £85 per day

Additional days can be arranged, please contact us to discuss the options.

To book or for further information, please click or tap here to go to our contact page for phone number and email form.


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 30th
Sessions run from 10am – 12.30pm and from 1pm – 3.30pm. You can book either session (£25) or a full day (£40).
All sessions cater for both beginners and those with more experience.

Tuesdays: Windsurfing
We have a variety of windsurfers available to suit all ages and abilities

Wednesdays: Paddlesports- canoes/ kayaks/stand-up paddleboards.
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.

Thursdays: Sailing
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.

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.

To book or for further information, please click or tap here to go to our contact page for phone number and email form.


If you are a group or organisation we can run a course specifically for your group.

Use the button below for any of the items mentioned above.


To book or for further information, please click or tap here to go to our contact page for phone number and email form.