News

March 2020

COVID-19 (coronavirus) update:

We are sorry to announce the closure of WAC's Youth & Play Clubs and visiting groups until Sunday 5th April 2020. We will review this decision and provide a further update on Monday 30th March 2020.

For more information please see here.

Last chance to secure a free session!

We still have a limited number of free kayaking sessions available for groups from Bolton, Rochdale and Wigan!

Complete the following Booking Enquiry Form or see our Groups page for further information.

February 2020

We have two events planned this month!

  • A Kayaking and water-play session in Newton Heath on Wednesday 19th,
  • BMX and games at Clayton Park on Friday 21st.

Take a look at our Festivals and Events page for further information.

January 2020

Did you know WAC has rooms available to hire?

Situated beside the Ashton Canal, less than a five-minute walk from Cemetery Road tram stop, our Lock Cottage and Clubhouse are the ideal rooms to book for your meetings, workshops or classes.

Why not add a kayaking session for the perfect day out!

For further information visit our room hire webpage:

Room Hire

December 2019

WAC are now part of the Litter Hub network!

We have equipment available for community members to book - just call in for further information or contact us on: 0161 301 2673 or info@wateradventurecentre.org.uk

Quality in Action Award!

We were delighted to be awarded the Quality in Action Award by Action Together recently. It shows a commitment to quality assurance and continuous improvement to a range of areas, more below:

November 2019

Free sessions still available!

If you run a youth club, play scheme or an education or community project, we want to hear from you.

Bookings are available daytimes, evenings and some weekends and whilst our primary focus is on young people we do cater for older groups as well.

And the great thing is, thanks to the way we’re funded, many groups can have their sessions for FREE or at a very low cost.

Enquire today for more information!

October 2019

Launch of our new website!

WAC are excited to announce the launch of our new website. Our plan was to provide a clear picture of the various Youth and Play Projects that we offer, information about WAC and detail how you can access our exciting kayaking and water-play activities.