Cae Poeth Nature Reserve
We've lined up another fantastic few days at Cae Poeth Nature Reserve - 3 miles out of Machynlleth - for this Autumn.
The dates are Friday 15 October to Sunday 17 October, 10am - 4pm each day. Come for as long a time as you wish!
As well as some conservation/maintenance work we will also be
There are plenty of free events to enjoy at Llanidloes' popular Green Fair, starting with Stargazing at 9pm on Friday evening at Llanidloes Golf Club Car Park (weather permitting). The fun continues on Saturday 9th October with Llanidloes Primary School doing their 'Eco-Rap' at 10am, followed by free workshops, films, children's activities a fashion show, art and exhibitions.
Volunteering in the Beacons
New Volunteer opportunities with the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority
Our Volunteer’s Schemes provide wide range of practical opportunities to help us care for the protected landscape that is the Brecon Beacons National Park. We are currently recruiting for volunteers for specific projects across many of our departments. If you have a bit of spare time and want to improve your CV or gain experience in a certain area then please take a look at some of the projects we have on offer.
Peoplecare retreat costs lowered
Permaculture and Peoplecare course/retreat
25th -30th Sept
STOP PRESS: We have reduced the costs of the course by self - catering as a group. This will enable us to come together and share our skills in the kitchen. All the ingredients will be brought in advance and we will share our cooking. The costs now are £220 concessions, £280 low waged, £360 waged. We do not want the costs to be a barrier for anyone attending so please do talk to us if you need to. We need to know numbers by 12th September so please express your interest by then.
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Bring and Take 2 at Presteigne
Cwm Harry is running Zero Waste's Bring-Take Session 2 on Saturday 25 September at the Memorial Hall, Presteigne, 11am till 1pm. Bring anything [so long as it is complete/in working order] you don't want, that you think others may need and take whatever you can find a use for.