The UK's Nationwide Geology Club for Children

Rockstar Competiton!
Jun02

Rockstar Competiton!

A perfect time to work on your entry to our Rockstar Competition!  This is a past entry to inspire you – an Ammonite cake! Your entry can be anything to do with geology  – rocks, fossils or minerals.  How about a dinosaur picture, a record of your past fossil finds, a story, a film, a snakes and ladders game with dinosaurs and sink holes!  Whatever you like, but it needs geological content that is accurate.  The judges...

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Issue 84 of the Rockwatch Magazine: published April 2020
Apr06

Issue 84 of the Rockwatch Magazine: published April 2020

Issue 84 Contents List: published April 2020 THE FIRST DINOSAUR HUNTERS ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 7 Victorian palaeontologists IN THE LAND OF ICE AND FIRE Seeing the geological wonders of Iceland GEOLOGY ON MY DOORSTEP Spotting the stony stories of town streets TRACING THE BIGGEST BLAST World-shaking volcanic eruptions THE FIRST DINOSAUR HUNTERS Victorian palaeontologists LIVING MY DINOSAUR DREAM Digging for remains in...

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Rockstar and Young Writer 2020 Competition Now Open!
Mar24

Rockstar and Young Writer 2020 Competition Now Open!

We’re excited to announce that this year’s Rockstar and Young Writer Competition for 2020 is now officially open for entrants! It’s a great way to spend some time while you are home-based during the Coronavirus pandemic and to enjoy putting your creation together. You could be in with a chance of winning some wonderful prizes too! Check out our tips page for some handy hints on what to do, and Download the Rockstar...

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FIELDTRIP UPDATE
Mar17

FIELDTRIP UPDATE

Rockwatch has had to cancel fieldtrips until further notice.  You can be assured that as soon as the current situation changes and it is possible to restart them we will.  We are as disappointed as you.  Sorry if you were booked onto one of the trips – they will be rescheduled.  Hope to see you all in the future on fieldtrips and at events.  And while you are having to stay at home, it’s a great opportunity to start work...

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Virus – Rockwatch Events
Mar14

Coronavirus COVID-19 Virus – Rockwatch Events

In line with Government advice on dealing with the COVID-19 virus, Rockwatch has very reluctantly decided to suspend its fieldtrips and other planned events until further notice. In view of this we will not be publishing our usual Events booklet with the latest issue of the magazine. We are very sorry to have to disappoint our many Rockwatch club members and families who book onto these events – we’re disappointed too – but the...

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CANCELLED – Shipwrecks and Beach Hunt in Hastings on Saturday 5 April
Mar02

CANCELLED – Shipwrecks and Beach Hunt in Hastings on Saturday 5 April

I’m afraid that due to the Corona Virus this fieldtrip has had to be cancelled.  We hope we will be able to reschedule it later in the year. So sorry if you have booked and are disappointed.   We will be refunding your registration fee.  Hope to see    

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