In partnership with AN CRIDHE. A special early bird event, ahead of COLL BIRD FESTIVAL.
Join our team for a guided tour around HWDT's specially equipped research vessel Silurian. A great opportunity to talk to our staff about the research work conducted every year in the Hebrides, check out our monitoring equipment, and take a nosy around the cabins and the galley.
COST: Donations welcome
BOOKING: Not required, tours of the boat will run informally, subject to demand.
LOCATION: Arinagour Bay. meet at the Middle Pier.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Visitors will be transported out to Silurian via our tender. Please note, there may be a short wait involved on the pier, as people are transferred to the yacht, however a member of the HWDT team will be available to answer questions during this time.
It is advisable to wear sensible shoes, as visitors will need to climb in and out of the tender and up a ladder on the dive platform to reach the deck. Life jackets will be available for visitors, and children aged 5 and above are very welcome.
Please note that this event is weather dependent and subject to cancellation at short notice. Check our Facebook Page for the most up to date information.
EVENT TYPE: Open boat
This event is possible due to funding from The Robertson Trust and players of People’s Postcode Lottery through Postcode Local Trust.