Newton Heath

When: April to August or September (13 to 19 years) on Tuesdays

Time: 4:30pm to 6pm | 6pm to 8pm

Ages: 8 to 12 | 13 to 19 (up-to 25 with additional needs or disabilities)

Cost: Free

Where: Lock 71, Rochdale Canal, Troydale Estate, Newton Heath, M40 2FJ

Further information: Contact us

WAC's Newton Heath project is an open access, exciting and innovative youth and play project that has kayaking and water-play as a focus but also a wide variety of activities on offer for local children and young people.

The two shipping containers below, designed and painted by our members, contain canoes, kayaks, crocodile boats, stand-up-paddleboards, slides, comfy bean bags, sports and outdoor games, adventure play resources and more!

Newton Heath Containers