Wildlife pond

Katy Fuller

Gardening for a Wilder Kent: Wildlife Ponds (with Adult Pond Dipping)

Location: Tyland Barn, Sandling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3BD
Adult pond dipping plus tips on how to create the best wildlife pond

Event details

Meeting point

Visitor Centre


10:00am - 12:00pm
A static map of Gardening for a Wilder Kent: Wildlife Ponds (with Adult Pond Dipping)

About the event

A fun pond dipping session for adults followed by identification of the creatures you find. We will also include tips on how to create a new pond and make it fantastic for wildlife, what plants you can put in and around the pond, how to maintain it throughout the year and how to keep it safe and a source of enjoyment for the whole family.

Suitable for beginners and more experienced gardeners. All pond dipping equipment provided. There will be time for questions/discussion.

Numbers will be restricted to ensure participants obtain maximum benefit from the session.

Tea/coffee included.

10am for 10.30am start.



£10 person (includes tea/coffee)

Suitable for

Adults, Beginners

Know before you go


Guide dogs only


Disabled access to the barn and nature park is very good.

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair accessible. All surface path around wildlife garden. Pond with an accessible platform.


Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Maureen Rainey
Contact number: 01622 662012