Volunteering at Farnham Park

    • Date: Wednesday, 29 May 2019 - Thursday, 29 August 2019
    • Every week
    • Location: Farnham Park
    • Time: 09:30 - 12:30
    • Cost: Free

    Assist us with the management of this historic deer park.

    Volunteer sessions take place every Wednesday morning from 9:30 – 12:30 to assist in the management in this historic deer park. Meet at 9am at the Farnham Park ranger’s office next to the main car park on Folly Hill (GU9 0AU), or check site noticeboards and meet at the work location at 9.30am.

    Dates and tasks are subject to change – please check with site noticeboards or the ranger beforehand by calling 01252 717047. Sessions led by Nick.

    Wednesday 29 May

    Invasive species removal & path maintenance: Pulling up invasive Himalayan balsam and cutting back vegetation from path edges. Meet at Nutshell Lane.

    Wednesday 5 June

    Invasive species removal & path maintenance: Pulling up invasive Himalayan balsam and cutting back vegetation from path edges. Meet at Royal Pond.

    Wednesday 12 June

    Path maintenance and vegetation clearance: Cutting back vegetation from path edges. Meet at St James’ Avenue Gate

    Wednesday 19 June

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan balsam. Meet at Cattle Gate (near The Ranger’s House)

    Wednesday 26 June

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan balsam. Meet at Cattle Gate (near The Ranger’s House)

    Wednesday 3 July

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at The Avenue (Bells Piece end)

    Wednesday 10 July

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at Yoyo Pond/ Nadder bridge (old rope swing site)

    Wednesday 17 July

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at new bridge near Royal Pond

    Wednesday 24 July

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at Nutshell Lane

    Wednesday 31 July

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at Nutshell Lane

    Wednesday 7 August

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at Shady Nook/Lower Hampton Rd noticeboard

    Wednesday 14 August

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at the Avenue (Bells Piece end)

    Wednesday 21  August

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at Nutshell Lane

    Wednesday 28 August

    Invasive Species Removal: Pulling up the invasive Himalayan Balsam. Meet at Yoyo Pond (old rope swing site)

    More information

    For more details about volunteering, please contact the Parks and Countryside Team.
    Contact: parks&countryside@waverley.gov.uk

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