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In a record-breaking year The Venetian Waterways is once again raising its prestigious Green Flag Awards
Today, Access Community Trust and Great Yarmouth Borough Council are celebrating after receiving a Green Flag Award for The Venetian Waterways – one of 2208 UK winners.
Great Yarmouth Green Gym
🌿🍃 Green Gym, a community based group,based in Great Yarmouth, visit The Waterways and help our Gardeners Ian and Duncan with weeding a few times every year. Here are some of the wonderful volunteers working hard on Wednesday June 8th 2021 🌿🍃 For more information on what they do please visit https://www.greatyarmouthgreengym.org.uk/
Quick Heritage Tour
It’s been a sunny few days here at The Waterways, and we’ve been lucky enough to spend them outside creating a new mini-series with the help of our gardeners. Introducing the first of our Venetian Waterways Quick Heritage Tours!We hope you enjoy this short episode & feel free to say hello to the gardeners if…
Project Wind Power – by Flipside
Project Wind Power at The Waterways led by local artist forum, Flipside
Green Flag Award
GREAT Yarmouth’s historic Venetian Waterways have scooped a coveted award that recognises well managed parks and green spaces around the world.
Restoration of the Boat Figureheads
We are really excited that three of the original boat figureheads, dating back to the 1950s, have been moved to Skippings Gallery for vital restoration work. The working being undertaken is of a delicate nature due to the condition and age of the wood. Once restored the figureheads will be placed throughout the Waterways for…
At the end of January 2019 we were really lucky to visit the Norfolk Record Office and view the original plans for the Waterways and Boating Lake.
Meet the Waterways Gardeners
Make sure you grasp the opportunity to get involved in the Waterways restoration. That’s the message from the two gardeners appointed to help reinstate the planting scheme and care for the park into the future.
Welcome to the Venetian Waterways
The ground has been broken to start an inspirational community-led restoration of Great Yarmouth’s historic Venetian Waterways.
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