Surrey Docks Farm
Surrey Docks Farm is a working community farm in London that engages local people to learn about farming and food provenance. Open 7 days a week from 10am til 4pm we offer a beautiful bit of rural life in the heart of the city.
We have all the usual farm animals on site, as well as food growing gardens. We sell eggs, meat, fruit and vegetables through our farm shop. We engage the whole community delivering toddlers club, youth clubs, hosting school visits as well as volunteering and work experience and training projects for adults with learning disabilities.
Entry is free for visitors, so come and explore, feed the goats and get in touch with your inner countryside! Please note we do need to book and charge for organised groups.
Surrey Docks Farm is open seven days a week from 10am-4pm. Located in Rotherhithe SE16. We have a beautiful litter of two week old piglets and a whole host of farm animals to meet, plus entry is FREE!
We’re recruiting for a full time Livestock Apprentice to maintain high animal welfare standards; assist with income generation and volunteer engagement; and to deliver the Mobile Farm outreach project.
We have a huge target of £32,000 to raise in order to carry out an essential upgrade to the sites electrics, once complete we’ll be able to engage new cafe tenants and bring in much needed rental income to help sustain the Farm.
Surrey Docks Farm is launching a new programme of green workshops for adults running throughout 2020. Topics will include container growing, foraging, herbal remedies, growing fruit and vegetables at home, beekeeping and more.
We rely on a dedicated team of volunteers who assist with animal care and support our community projects and are currently recruiting for help throughout the week and weekends.
We’re now taking bookings for our popular ‘Farm Club’ days for 8-13 year olds in February 2020. The perfect day for any young person interested in animal care, nature and getting outdoors!
Want to learn more about honey bees and take a look inside a beehive? Join one of our beekeeping taster sessions this summer!
We have the perfect space for children’s birthday parties at weekends, or team meeting away days!
Surrey Docks Farm aims to engage and educate the whole community to learn about where their food comes from. We engage children, young people, adults with learning disabilities, older people and all in between! We’re a charitable organisation that relies on donations to survive.