Have you seen a Garnock Rock?
Our Garnock Rocks have now been released into the wild. Each week you can use the Places That We Know app to follow the Garnock Rocks Trail to a new location. Find the rock and you could be in with a chance to win a prize!  

 

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    Garnock Connections

    Connecting people and places within the Landscape

Community Contacts

On this page we've listed the community groups and other local organisations, within the Garnock Connections area, that have a volunteering programme.

For each group you'll find details of the type of volunteering available, how often volunteering sessions happen, where they're based, and contact details. Just click on any group name below to find out more. 

If you run a regular (or semi-regular) volunteering session in the area and would like to be included on this list just drop us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Ardrossan Castle Heritage Society

When
odd days here and there
Where
Ardrossan Castle
What
Archeological Digs and Castle Tours
Contact Details
info@ArdrossanCastle.scot

Barrmill Conservation Group

When
2nd Saturday every month 11-4pm
Where
Barmill Community Park
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
Barmill Conservation Group Facebook/fionafisher.bcg@yahoo.com

Beith Community Development Trust

When
Flexible
Where
Beith
What
Facilities assistants/gardeners/playworkers
Contact Details
alison.berry@beithtrust.org

Castle Semple Volunteers

When
Every Thursday 12.30pm-3.30pm
Where
Castle Semple
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
rangers.castlesemple@clydemuirshiel.co.uk

Castle Semple Youth Volunteers (14-18yrs)

When
Two Sundays of three Sunday 10am -12pm
Where
Castle Semple
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
rangers.castlesemple@clydemuirshiel.co.uk

Dalry Station Garden Group

When
Every Friday 9am - 11am
Where
Dalry Train Station
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
dalrystationgarden@gmail.com

Hessilhead wildlife centre

When
every day
Where
Hessilhead wildlife centre
What
Animal care
Contact Details
info@hessilhead.org.uk

Kilwinning Heritage

When
1pm - 3pm every Friday, Saturday, Sunday, mid-May to mid-September
Where
Kilwinning Abbey Tower
What
Visitor Centre
Contact Details
kh.2011@hotmail.co.uk

Maritime Museum

When
every day
Where
Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine
What
Cultural heritage/ Visitor Centre
Contact Details
bdonaldson@scotmaritime.org.uk

North Ayrshire Conservation Volunteers

When
Every Friday, 9.30am - 12.30pm in the park, 10am - 12.30pm elsewhere
Where
Eglington Country Park and various around North Ayrshire
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
eglintoncountrypark@north-ayrshire.gov.uk

RSPB Lochwinnoch Practical volunteers

When
Flexible
Where
RSPB Lochwinnoch
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
lochwinnoch@rspb.org.uk

RSPB Lochwinnoch Retail Volunteers

When
Flexible
Where
RSPB Lochwinnoch
What
Visitor Centre/Retail
Contact Details
lochwinnoch@rspb.org.uk

Scottish Wildlife Trust Time Out

When
Thursdays 10am-12 noon
Where
Scottish Wildlife Trust Irvine
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
hrichards@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk

Scottish Wildlife Trust Weekday Volunteers

When
Every Wednesday 10am-4pm
Where
Scottish Wildlife Trust Irvine
What
Practical Conservation
Contact Details
hrichards@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk

Take Pride in Kilwinning

When
Various days through the year
Where
Kilwinning
What
Litter picking
Contact Details
promoting kilwinning facebook

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