Prebooking is essential for ALL events due to limited numbers. 
We are excited to begin safely taking people out to explore our shores; please keep an eye on this page and our social media channels for the latest updates.

What's On
at the Discovery Centre
The Octopus Centre

Due to the ongoing pandemic, events are being planned with relatively short notice-periods and limited spaces. 
We continue to follow Scottish Government guidance regarding the easing of lockdown and gatherings of different households. We will post event updates here and on social media – attendance at any event must be pre-booked.

Browse through and book one of COAST’s events or activities. All U18’s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Lamlash Shore Scramble
Tuesday 20th July
14:30 – 16:00

Join COAST’s qualified marine biologist as we explore Lamlash’s old pier and have a guddle in the rockpools to discover the myriad of marine creatures exposed by the falling tide.

All Under 18’s must be accompanied by a responsible adult. A ticket is required per person.
For full details and T&C’s (including our refund and cancellation policy) please click here

Lamlash Shore Scramble
Saturday 14th August
09:30 – 11:00

Join COAST’s qualified marine biologist as we explore Lamlash’s old pier and have a guddle in the rockpools to discover the myriad of marine creatures exposed by the falling tide.

All Under 18’s must be accompanied by a responsible adult. A ticket is required per person.
For full details and T&C’s (including our refund and cancellation policy) please click here.

Kildonan Seals and Shore
Wednesday 18th August
14:00 – 16:00

Join COAST’s qualified marine biologist and the National Trust for Scotland Rangers as we explore the shores of Kildonan. We’ll be watching the seals as well as discovering the myriad of creatures living on Arran’s sandy shores and in our tidal rockpools.

All Under 18’s must be accompanied by a responsible adult. A ticket is required per person.
For full details and T&C’s (including our refund and cancellation policy) please click here.