Cambridge Nature Festival 2024

25th May – 30th June

A celebration of the nature on our doorstep!

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Willow Weaving Workshop

June 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

£30 – £36


Using willow harvested from the reserve during our winter habitat management work, try your hand at making a woven garden obelisk using traditional methods. You will be able to take your obelisk home with you for growing climbing plants in your garden. Tools and equipment will be provided and no previous willow weaving experience is required.

We will meet at the welcome shelter next to RSPB Fen Drayton Lakes car park – what3words: ///outbound.poetic.crows and grid ref: TL342699  Parking charge included in this ticket price.  Suitable for those with an interest in learning traditional skills. No previous willow weaving experience is required

Please bring lunch and any other refreshments you may want during the day. A portaloo is available for use at the car park .

This workshop will be led by our long time volunteer, Alan, who has many years experience of weaving willow.


7 spaces, please prebook

£30 RSPB members, £36.00 non-members


June 8
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
£30 – £36
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Fen Drayton Lakes
RSPB Fen Drayton Lakes, Fen Drayton Road,
Cambridge, CB24 4RB
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