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Workshop/Course, from 27 Jan 2018, free entry

Optic Days at Abberton Reservoir

Optic Days at Abberton Reservoir


Are you just starting out birdwatching and don't know where to begin, looking to upgrade those old binoculars or thinking about getting your first telescope? Come along to Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre and let our friendly Optics Team help and advise you. Our range of binoculars, telescopes, tripods and accessories is carefully selected for quality, price and value for money and will be on display so you can try before you buy. Mainly Opticron and Hawke. Special offers and secondhand available. All profits go to EWT to support our conservation work around the county

Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Disabled access

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Dates Times
Sat 27 Jan 2018 10:00 to 16:00
Sun 4 Feb 2018 10:00 to 16:00
Sat 24 Feb 2018 10:00 to 16:00
Sun 4 Mar 2018 10:00 to 16:00
Sat 24 Mar 2018 10:00 to 16:00
Sat 28 Apr 2018 10:00 to 16:00


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 20 Jan Nature in Watercolour
Sat 27 Jan Optic Days
Sat 27 Jan Stargazing at Abberton Reservoir
Fri 2 Feb World Wetlands Day
Sun 4 Feb Optic Days
Sat 10 Feb Birding Day


Essex Wildlife Trust Abberton Reservoir

01206 738172


Church Road,



See location of Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 962184  Lat: 51.83003 Long: 0.84717

Take the B1026 from Colchester and follow it for about 5 miles to Abberton


  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Disabled accessDisabled access