Portpatrick fishing activities for kids

Throughout the weekend of the Fish Smart Summer Angling Festival SSACN and the SSTP will be running a wide range of activities for children and families.

These will include a number of outdoor activities including marine environment related games and puzzles as well as drop netting for crabs, small fish and other marine creatures.

There will also be the opportunity for instruction in the basics of sea angling for those who want to get more involved.

All activities are suitable for children aged 5 and over. Parents are asked to supervise their children at all times.

Fri 3rd & Sat 4th June 2016 (Portpatrick Harbour) 10am to 4pm – Drop Netting and Touch Tanks; 11am to 12pm – Marine Board Games (with prizes); 11am to 12pm – Shark Sizes Game; 12pm to 1pm – Marine Board Games (with prizes); 12pm to 1pm – Shark Egg Case; 1pm to 2pm – Beach Scavenger Hunt; 2pm to 3pm- Beach Scavenger Hunt; 2.30pm to 4pm – Rock Pooling (Friday); 3.30pm to 5pm – Rock Pooling (Saturday); 3pm to 4pm- Marine Board Games.