About Us

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Tel: 079 5858 7043
When you wish to book an event we will send you a booking form with payment information.
Parties are payable in advance to secure bookings (with 24 hour extreme bad weather refunds available) Cost per party (max 12 people): £150.  Includes:  2.5hours use of authentic wooden beach-hut in Hove, table& chairs, birthday banner, 1.5hrs expert-led wild beach activities, and a tropical fresh fruit platter).

Weekend time slots are 10-12.30
and 2-4.30, and weekdays (subject to availability) are 10-12.30 and 3.30-6.00. Please email...

Parties can also be conducted at Ovingdean, at low tide for rockpooling options*( please enquire)
All equipment for beach activities is provided and all our staff are DBS checked and first aid trained. Full practical information and directions are provided upon receipt of payment.

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Dr. Catherine Kelly has been a geography academic for more than 20 years. With a degree in natural sciences from Trinity College Dublin, she also holds a Ph.D in geography, a BSc. in Stress Managament, and diplomas in Stress Management and Relaxation Techniques (mindfulness for both adults and children) and Wild Beach School training from Sussex Wildlife Trust.
She has lectured at various universities in the UK and Ireland , including locally, -the University of Brighton and Sussex university geography departments. Her research and publication areas include geography, environment, and the field of wellbeing, - she is currently working on research into nature and outdoor wellbeing. She also sits on the Board of the Sussex UNESCO Biosphere.
Catherine has worked as a wellbeing practitioner since 2008, accompanying her educational role. She works in Hove schools teaching mindfulness and resilience to children. She also runs evening classes in mindfulness in Hove, as well as Mindful Parenting and Mindfulness for Children weekend workshops - (see She is passionate about the sea, learning, nature and helping both adults and children to enjoy, explore and relax outdoors by the coast.  She is also a mother of two adventurous young boys!
The Wild Beach School team also consists of experienced helpers with backgrounds in education and/or children's welfare.

Schools, Clubs or Birthdays - You are in Safe, Experienced and Fun Hands!