Events in West Mersea

Events List

Mersea Regatta Firework Display Boat Trip

Saturday, 17 August 2019 at 20:00 - 22:00


8pm-10pm approximate timings. Arrive at the jetty for 8pm to be taken to a creek location perfect for viewing the fireworks from the water. Wait for the fireworks to be set up once the tide has dropped low enough for the display to organised. Watching the fireworks from the water is a great way to enjoy them away from the crowds and at the perfect distance to enjoy them without your neck aching. Mersea Regatta fireworks are the best firework display we have ever seen, never a disappointment! Limited spaces available so booking is essential. £15 per person. Call 07791859624 to book spaces now. 

Boat trip to Bradwell with a Winter Walk to the St. Peter’s Chapel

Tuesday, 03 December 2019 at 11:00 - 16:00

Leaving Mersea Jetty at 11am we will head across by boat to a Bradwell Marina where we will moor up. We will head to the seawall and enjoy a peaceful walk to the lovely St Peters Chapel, the oldest Christian place of worship in England. Enjoying the wading seabirds on our left down on the beach and low water mudflats and songbirds on our right in the farmland and dykes. Time for a picnic at the Chapel grounds before our return walk on high tide to the marina in the hope of starling murmurations. We will cross the River back to Mersea over sunset arriving back in Mersea for for 4pm. £25 per person, advanced booking is essential. Call 07791859624 to book your spaces now. ONLY 2 SPACES LEFT! 

Wildlife Trip

Friday, 06 December 2019 at 14:00 - 16:00

2pm-4pm bird watching amongst the creeks over low tide to see the wading birds feeding on the mudflats over sunset.  Advanced booking is essential as there are limited spaces available on this trip. Call 07791859624 to book your spaces now.

All Day Wildlife Adventure

Tuesday, 11 February 2020 at 10:00 - 14:30

10am-11.30am bird watching amongst the creeks over low tide to see the wading birds feeding on the mudflats. Time for a drop in at Tollesbury Marina at 11.30am where you can have a warm up with a spot of lunch in either the Harbour View restaurant or the Loft Tearoom before heading out on your afternoon voyage at 12.30am. 12.30-2.30pm resume your afternoon session of birdwatching amongst the tidal lagoons of marshland now surrounded by the high tide to watch the spectacular murmurations and flocks of birds up in the sky.

Join on as an individual at just £45 per person! Call 07791859624 to book your spaces now!

Please note: lunch is not included in this price, lunch is your own responsibility.

Spring Tollesbury Wick Walk

Tuesday, 10 March 2020 at 9:45 - 15:45

9.45am-3.45pm Spring Tollesbury Wick Walk. Walk along the sea wall with views of the River Blackwater to seaward and snaking borrowdykes within the marshes, crossing the remains of the old 'Crab and Winkle' railway, through the historic centre of Tollesbury, and back to the Marina with the hope of seeing Marsh Harrier soaring above us - £25 per person. Booking is essential, limited availability, call 07791859624 to book now

Tollesbury Afternoon Tea

Thursday, 23 April 2020 at 11:00 - 14:30

11am-2.30pm - Tollesbury Afternoon Tea, includes your return boat trip to Tollesbury with Scones, jam and cream and a choice of tea or coffee on your arrival at Tollesbury Loft Tearoom, £35 per person.

Booking is essential, limited availability, book now to avoid disappointment by calling 07791859624.

Spring Bradwell Chapel Walk

Wednesday, 06 May 2020 at 9:30 - 14:30

9.30am-2.30pm, Spring Walk to the Bradwell Chapel, views of the River Blackwater to seaward, a blanket of sunshine yellow rapeseed fields to landward - £25 per person. 

Booking is essential, limited availability, book now to avoid disappointment by calling 07791859624.

Salcot Sunset Trip

Wednesday, 03 June 2020 at 20:00 - 21:30

LIMITED SPACES!

Enjoy a 1 hour 30 minute boat trip over sunset. Heading off up Salcot Creek we will pick up a swinging mooring amongst the creek, turn off the engine and enjoy the sounds of nature around us while we watch the sun drop below the horizon before we head back. You are welcome to bring your own refreshments to devour during the trip.

£15 per person, booking is essential, call 07791859624 to book now!

Salcot Sunset Trip

Thursday, 18 June 2020 at 20:00 - 21:30

LIMITED SPACES!

Enjoy a 1 hour 30 minute boat trip over sunset. Heading off up Salcot Creek we will pick up a swinging mooring amongst the creek, turn off the engine and enjoy the sounds of nature around us while we watch the sun drop below the horizon before we head back. You are welcome to bring your own refreshments to devour during the trip.

£15 per person, booking is essential, call 07791859624 to book now!

Salcot Sunset Trip

Monday, 13 July 2020 at 20:00 - 21:30

LIMITED SPACES!

Enjoy a 1 hour 30 minute boat trip over sunset. Heading off up Salcot Creek we will pick up a swinging mooring amongst the creek, turn off the engine and enjoy the sounds of nature around us while we watch the sun drop below the horizon before we head back. You are welcome to bring your own refreshments to devour during the trip.

£15 per person, booking is essential, call 07791859624 to book now!