Jun 2019 : Whats on Cornwall

8th June is World Oceans Day, you can get involved with a beach clean, plenty below and also some ocean events going on throughout the month, alongside some more land based activities!

Beach Cleans and Litter Picks:

1/06 Hemmick Beach

1/06 Budock Parish

2/06 Fal River Creek Clean

3/06 Pendower Beach

3/06 Porthcurnick Beach

4/06 Fistral Beach

5/06 Perranporth Beach

7/06 Poldhu Beach

8/06 Swanpool Beach

8/06 Porthtowan Beach

8/06 Towan Beach

8/06 Constantine Bay

9/06 Mounts Bay Caravan Park

10/06 Goss Moor

17/06 Falmouth Town Centre

22/06 Porth Beach

23/06 Pendennis Castle

26/06 Bodmin Town

Exhibitions, Workshops, Courses and Get Togethers:

1/06 Eco Surf Wax Workshop, Penzance

Learn how to make your own eco friendly, cold water surf wax, made from cornish bees' wax, tree resin and coconut oil.

1/06-2/06 Representing Nature: A weekend of walks, talks and workshops, Helston

Explore how nature is understood and represented in our contemporary times through a variety of perspectives

2/06 Herbal Workshop, Gwithian

Create your very own Spring Skin Scrub by utilising foraged herbs, mixing plant-based oils and merging natural ingredients from the earth with a side of alchemy and some added intentions

7/06 #ExeterMarine World Ocean Day Celebrations: An afternoon of talks, Penryn Campus

An afternoon of talks exploring the depths of marine system change, the problem with plastics and future technologies

7/06 Mine wastes in a circular economy, National Maritime Museum

This workshop focuses on the role of mining in the circular economy, showcasing opportunities for innovation and novel business ideas based on waste and by-products from the extractive industry

9/06 Big Lunch on the Lawn, Bodmin

Join Cultivate Cornwall for a community lunch with one rule, no money to change hands -everything there that day will be free. Free lunch, tea, coffee and entertainment.

12/06 Snorkel Safari, Carbis Bay

You'll go on an underwater guided tour around Carbis Bay, discovering our awesome Cornish marine life along the way.

16/06 Repair Cafe, Upcycle Kernow, Portreath

Take along broken bits and bobs to get fixed instead of throwing them away!

16/06 Conservation Cruise, Helford Passage

Join Helford Marine Conservation Group on their annual cruise down the river, in and out of every creek to take in the wildlife, geography, geology and history of the estuary

17/06 Sewing Workhop, Polperro

Learn how to make a dungaree dress!

20/06 Cafe Disruptif, Cornwall College

Opportunity to discuss the climate emergency with Dr Rupert Read

21/06 Marine Art Exhibition, West Looe

Take a look at art created by local children and artists incorporating materials found on beaches in the local area looking to answer the question ‘what does the ocean mean to you?’

22/06 Truro Repair Cafe

Take along any broken items from home that you want to get fixed rather than throw away!

25/06 Foraging Walk and Feast, Potager

Join Emma Gunn and Potager chef Daisy Hillier for a foraging walk and three course foraged feast

26/06 Cornwall Beaver Project Walk, Ladock

Having recently had the pleasure of seeing these newly introduced beavers and learning all about the benefits their unique dam building creates we can thoroughly recommend this!

27/06 Herbaceous Border Workshop, Lanhydrock

Learn all about planting and maintaining herbs from the team at Lanhydrock

29/06 Redruth Reloved Market

Find us and a great selection of local artists who are recycling, reducing and reusing everyday items. Raising money for Clic Sargent charity which fights tirelessly to stop cancer destroying young lives.

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