The Thanet Countryside Trust needs the support of its members to help it achieve its aims of preserving local wildlife and providing education in ecology for the local community.
Benefits of Membership
- Unlimited FREE entrance to Monkton Nature Reserve during normal opening hours, 7 days a week during summer, 6 days (closed Wednesday) during winter (after hours by arrangement)
- FREE membership to the Monkton Stargazers astronomy group (including nine programmed plus additional impromptu viewing sessions during the year) with reduced prices for special events
- Reduced prices for special talks and presentations
- The right to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Thanet Countryside Trust and have your say on Reserve matters
- A regular newsletter covering events at the Reserve and issues relating to the Trust
- Use of reference library books and computers (with help from staff) to find and discuss items
- Single: £15.00
- Joint (2 adults at same address): £20.00
- Family (up to 2 adults with children (17 & under) at the same address): £25.00
- (For concessions, deduct £1 for each adult with limited mobility.)
If you have bought a day entrance and then decide you would like to take out membership, we will deduct the cost of your entrance fee from the membership price! Just speak to a member of staff before you leave.
* We aim to keep our membership fees as low as possible for the benefit of all our supporters and our community. However, additional donations will always be welcome and used towards the upkeep of our unique Reserve at Monkton.
Join us today, and help protect Thanet’s countryside for the future.
Take out a Membership
You can fill in a membership form and pay for your membership online today by going to our Payments for Membership page.
If you would prefer to download and fill in a membership form to bring or post to the Reserve with your membership fee, please use the link below.