#LoveNature Festival 2022 - 28 May to 1 June

Events

The National Trust for Jersey hosts a variety of events and activities throughout the year that offer unique opportunities to enjoy our island in a special and memorable way.

Our varied programmes include countryside walks and tours, concerts, workshops, black butter making and festivals to suit every taste. These events provide exciting and inspiring opportunities to enjoy Jersey to its full potential. To learn more about specific events please choose an event from the slider menu below or select an event from the calendar.

The Glorious Birdsong at Dawn #Lovenature Festival

Val de la Mare Arboretum Parking Val de la Mare Arboretum Parking, Jersey, St. Peter, JE

Experiencing the dawn chorus is truly unique and rewarding, well worth the early rise!Experiencing the dawn chorus is truly unique and rewarding, well worth the early rise! Listen to nature's symphony, one of the most magical moments in the natural world, as the dark of night eases into the breaking dawn throughout Val de la […]

Free - £10.00

Meander Around the Orchid Fields #Lovenature Festival

Le Noir Pré Le Noir Pré, Jersey, St. Ouen, JE

Experience a riot of colour at Le Noir Pré, our orchid meadows, which will be in full bloom.There are three species of orchids found growing in Le Noir Pré; the Southern Marsh Orchid, Jersey Orchid and the Spotted Orchid. Orchid counts take place every two years and since 1995 numbers have increased from 1,500 to […]

Donation

Wildflower and Folklore Walk in the Orchid Fields #Lovenature Festival

Le Noir Pré Le Noir Pré, Jersey, St. Ouen, JE

Get up close and personal with the beautiful orchids growing in Le Noir .Get up close and personal with the beautiful orchids growing in Le Noir Pre and also find out about the many other species growing in this amazing field. The walk will combine identification skills, science, myth and folklore as well as time […]

Free - £10.00

From sand dunes to rubbish tip and back again #Lovenature Festival

Frances Le Sueur Centre La Mielle de Morville, Jersey, St. Ouen, JE

Join John Pinel, former Director of Natural Jersey on a walk around Les Mielles.John will explain how this wild area was once used to dump rubbish and burn old car tyres before being transformed back to nature as a Site of Special Interest.Time – 2.30pmMeeting Point: Frances Le Sueur CentreParking: Frances Le Sueur CentreDuration 1.5 […]

Free - £10.00

Birds, Botany and Butterflies at Les Blanches Banques #Lovenature Festival

Val de la Mare Arboretum Parking Val de la Mare Arboretum Parking, Jersey, St. Peter, JE

A stroll on the sand dunes with stops to look at the prolific wildlifeNeil and Alli (Birding Tours Jersey) love nothing more than sharing their knowledge about all aspects of wildlife. We will be looking at the birds, wildflowers, butterflies, moths and other insects, which call this incredible landscape home. This is a fantastic opportunity […]

Free - £10.00

May half term – Sensory Family Food Trail at the Georgian House

16 New Street New Street, Saint Helier, St Helier, JE

Explore the sights, smells & sounds of 16 New Street this half-term with our new sensory trail. Free craft activities. Suitable for all agesNew for May 2024, explore the sights, smells and sounds of 16 New Street with our new sensory food trail. Identify eight curious food smells... identify eight curious items of cutlery... Identify […]

Free - £7.00

May half term – Sensory Family Food Trail at the Georgian House

16 New Street New Street, Saint Helier, St Helier, JE

Explore the sights, smells & sounds of 16 New Street this half-term with our new sensory trail. Free craft activities. Suitable for all agesNew for May 2024, explore the sights, smells and sounds of 16 New Street with our new sensory food trail. Identify eight curious food smells... identify eight curious items of cutlery... Identify […]

Free - £7.00

May half term – Sensory Family Food Trail at the Georgian House

16 New Street New Street, Saint Helier, St Helier, JE

Explore the sights, smells & sounds of 16 New Street with our new sensory trail. Free craft activities. Last entry 12 noon on Fri 31 MayNew for May 2024, explore the sights, smells and sounds of 16 New Street with our new sensory food trail. Identify eight curious food smells... identify eight curious items of […]

Free - £7.00

Terrific Talons – Love Nature Festival – Session 1

The National Trust for Jersey Wetland Centre Grande Route des Mielles, Jersey, Saint-Ouen, JE

Come along to the Wetland Centre for an up-close encounter with some local birds of prey.Jo and Gill from the Jersey Falconry Club will be in the main room with some special guests for you to meet. Learn about how they live and hunt in the wild and ask any questions you have about our […]

Free - £5.00

Terrific Talons – Love Nature Festival – Session 2

The National Trust for Jersey Wetland Centre Grande Route des Mielles, Jersey, Saint-Ouen, JE

Come along to the Wetland Centre for an up-close encounter with some local birds of prey.Jo and Gill from the Jersey Falconry Club will be in the main room with some special guests for you to meet. Learn about how they live and hunt in the wild and ask any questions you have about our […]

Free - £5.00

Defence in depth: Wartime fortifications along the hills of St Ouen’s Bay

Saint Ouen's Parish Hall La Grande Route de Saint-Ouen, Saint Ouen's Village, Saint-Ouen, JE

Enjoy great views and discover fascinating concrete traces of defences on this walk with historian Ian RonayneThe majestic sweep of St Ouen’s Bay has been the chosen location for several enemy invasions of Jersey. Recognising this, the Germans created a formidable defensive line during the Occupation set back from the beach and protecting the vitally […]

Free - £10.00