Summer Events at Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park

Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park is a Green Flag park and has a rich variety of habitats including woodland, wetlands and open glades, meaning that the site is wonderful place to discover wildlife. Birds, bats, amphibians, and much more call this place home, and make the country park a perfect walk or cycle ride.

With a visitor centre open at weekends, a network of trails, and a packed events and education programme, there is always plenty to do!

Highlights of events this summer include:

Bat Walk Evenings - Friday 26 July and 13 September, come along and explore the bats of the park with the Kent Bat Group, donations towards Kent Bat Group. Please email for more information.

Anna Outdoors - Tuesday 30 July, 10am - 2pm, join Anna on a wildlife themed trail and make your own woodland animals to take home. Bookable event: Email or text: 07966 404546

Little Litter Pickers - Monday 5 August, 10am - 2pm, help tidy the country park and learn what can be recycled from around the park. Email:

Hapa Zone & Woodland Superheroes - Tuesday 20 August, 10am - 2pm, be inspired by nature and join Anna Outdoors for a creative leaf printing activity. Bookable event: email

Miniature Worlds - Tuesday 27 August, 10am - 2pm, follow a magical trail to the Test Range woodland with Anna Outdoors and enter a magical world full of fairies, borrowers, elves and animals. Lots of opportunity for natural play and exploration. Bookable event: email or text: 07966 404546





Off Bysing Wood Road
ME13 7UD