Upcoming events

Workshops & courses

Workshops & courses

See below for our full programme of events.  

To make a booking
Booking is essential except where indicated. Please book online at the links below. If you have a query, call 01737 649068 or email events@gatton-park.org.uk.

Coppicing Workshop

Coppicing Workshop

Saturday 18 January

10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Come and learn about the traditional method of woodland management through coppicing in Temple Wood.  Soup and roll lunch provided.

Head Gardener Talk

Head Gardener Talk

Sunday 16 February

1.30 pm - 3.00 pm

Come for a presentation on Gatton's rock garden by our Head Gardener, Dan Ryan.  The talk will cover the history and restoration of the garden as well as future plans. ...

Garden Structures Course

Garden Structures Course

Sunday 26 April

10.00 am - 4.30 pm

A one-day garden structures course run by experienced under-woodsman, John Waller.  Learn the weaves to craft an obelisk and a 'sunflower' plant support while enjoying views of the lake.  Materials...

Green Woodworking Course

Green Woodworking Course

Sunday 03 May

10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Try your hand at green woodworking in our woodland workshop.  Make simple items such as a beetle (mallet) using traditional tools and techniques.  No previous experience necessary.