News & Events

On water sessions available this weekend (11/12th July)

*** UPDATE 1750 Thursday 9th July *** WOW! You really are as keen as we all are to get back out on the water and because of that ALL sessions for this coming weekend are now FULLY BOOKED! We'll be announcing times and dates of future sessions very soon. Thank you for...

Centre Director update 15th May 2020: Boat and Kayak Access

Following the updated guidance issued by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on Wednesday of this week which was then cascaded down and interpreted from the HM Government road map mention in the Prime Minister’s address last Sunday, there have been...

Centre Director Update Wednesday 13th May 2020

"I am reviewing this rapidly evolving and changing situation in consultation with numerous authorities, governing bodies and in line with current yet evolving legislative guidance and will do so across the coming days but in order to ensure the safety of EVERYONE as...

Update 12 noon Tuesday 12th May 2020

Following updated advice from HM Government on Sunday 10th May 2020 the Centre’s Board of Directors have agreed a proposal by the Centre Director that the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre will remain closed until at least the end of June 2020 and...

Update 11am Friday 20th March – Notice of Temporary Closure

Following updated advice from HM Government, NHS and WHO regarding the Covid -19 the Centre’s Board of Directors have agreed a proposal by the Centre Director that as of 1600hrs on the 20/03/20 Mount Batten Centre will close for a period of time that is yet to be...

Update 10.30am Tuesday 17th March 2020

Please note that after yesterday’s announcements by HM Government that we are operating with a small team whilst we assess and establish the best way forward at this difficult time. We will continue to announce any future updates here on our website and across our...

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance   The welfare of all our customers, visitors, workforce and volunteers is of paramount importance. This communication is designed to inform, rather than alarm, and contains relevant links to the most up-to-date guidance from...

RYA First Aid 22 March

Do you need to update your First aid award before the upcoming boating season starts? We are running a 1 day 8-hour Royal Yachting Association first aid course 22nd March 0900 - 1700 This course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective....

Plymouth City Council residents survey

Plymouth City Council have created a residents survey to establish how best to improve the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre for the future. The Council wants the Centre to act as a major gateway to the Plymouth Sound National Marine Park, enabling many...