Events and courses

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Coracle making courses are not run by the Society itself, but by its members and affiliated organisations. Please contact the course organiser directly for further details or if you have any queries

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Saturday 27 April 2019 (All day) to Sunday 28 April 2019 (All day)

This course provider offers attendees the opportunity to purchase introductory membership to The Coracle Society during the course

Have FUN, learn NEW SKILLS, MAKE and TAKE HOME your own BEAUTIFUL, TRADITIONAL & STRONG little boat. You can also try out a coracle on water and practise the paddling technique!


Saturday 11 May 2019 (All day) to Sunday 12 May 2019 (All day)

This course provider offers attendees the opportunity to purchase introductory membership to The Coracle Society during the course

Have FUN, learn NEW SKILLS, MAKE and TAKE HOME your own BEAUTIFUL, TRADITIONAL & STRONG little boat. You can also try out a coracle on water and practise the paddling technique!


Saturday 08 June 2019 (All day) to Sunday 09 June 2019 (All day)

This course does NOT include introductory membership to The Coracle Society

Work along side boat builder and artist Clinton Chaloner to make your own personalised paddle. A course suitable for water enthusiasts, canoeists and coraclers you will use a single piece of cleft ash to craft a paddle suited to your needs. 


Saturday 03 August 2019 - 12:00 to 16:00

Our event is all about meeting up with like minded people and paddling around a bit. Everyone is welcome to join us from beginners to experts. We are all about getting people on the water and enjoying these historic craft.


Friday 23 August 2019 (All day) to Sunday 25 August 2019 (All day)

This course does NOT include introductory membership to The Coracle Society

The ever popular August bank holiday coracle making course at the Green Wood Centre, which gives you three days to make an Ironbridge coracle and a day on the river Severn to learn how to use it and to enter the fun of the Ironbridge Coracle Regatta.