Welcome to our Activities page, here you can find out about what we offer, make an enquiry and plan your visit!

We are the only facility of our kind in East Anglia, providing a wide range of accessible boating activities, opportunities and experiences for our visitors. We are based at Neatishead in the Northern part of the Norfolk Broads.

We offer motorboat cruises, sailing, canoeing, pedal launch experiences and have a Mega SUP for those who wish to try paddleboarding. We are open Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm and offer morning (10am to 1pm) or afternoon (1.30pm to 4pm) sessions. We take regular bookings (weekly/fortnightly preferred) or one off visits. We can arrange weekend sessions with prior sufficient notice and can often more flexible in timings at weekends, so bring a picnic and enjoy a day out! If you would like to find out about our availability please send us an email enquiry to info@nancyoldfield.org.uk 

We ask for a suggested voluntary donation of £18.00 per visitor per session  and carers go free. If you have any difficulty paying for boat trips or transport to get to us you we can subsidise your visit by up to 50% or more in certain circumstances, via our bursary. To apply for bursary funding please click below, it is not means-tested.

Bursary scheme

 

At the Nancy Oldfield Trust we take everyone’s safety very seriously. As a Royal Yachting Association Recognised Training Centre we operate  to RYA standards and are inspected annually by the RYA. We are also inspected biennially by Adventure Activities Licensing Authority.

You can see our current certificates and our generic risk assessments by clicking the links below.

Sailing Risk Assessment

Motor Cruiser Risk Assessment

Canoe Risk Assessment

Pedal Launches

Bungalow Risk Assessment

 

Wellbeing on the Water

Come and enjoy a peaceful and relaxing boat trip on the Norfolk Broads
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Pedal launches

Our pedal launches are a great way to get out and about on the Broads.
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Motor Cruising

Come for a half day cruise in one of our motor boats. All have wheelchair lifts and kitchen and toilet facilities.
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Sailing

Learn to sail or just sit back and watch the scenery in one of our 12 sailing boats.
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Canoeing

Paddling enables you to see all the narrow waterways, hear the birdsong, and see a variety of wildlife on the banks.
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