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Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

Come and join us for a pay-as-you-go weekly session with your under 5’s. Being out in nature is positive for the wellbeing of both parents and children.

What should participants expect?

Sessions will involve listening to stories, singing songs, natural crafts, learning and discovering wildlife, and walking round the nature reserve. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather.

Where does the activity take place?

Testwood Lakes Nature Reserve,
Brunel Road, Calmore,
SO40 3YD

OS Map Reference: SU 347 155

When does it take place?

Tuesday mornings 10.30am-12pm

Who can participate?

Suitable for babies and toddlers are welcome too.


£4 per child

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Parking information:

The car parks are open every day from 8-9am to 5pm in the summer and from 8am to 4pm during the winter. Please note, the gates to the nature reserve and car parks have a height barrier of 1.9m, which is usually closed


There are Radar locks on all the gates to allow wheelchair access. If you do not have a Radar key, we have one at the Testwood Lakes Centre that you can use during your visit. An all-terrain wheelchair is available for hire. Please contact the centre ahead of your visit to ensure its availability.

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