Become a member today to explore Gosforth Nature Reserve and support nature across the North East. Full membership costs just 75p per week.

Free entry to Gosforth Nature Reserve

Membership includes your family too

Access to all our natural history courses, events and talks

Basic

Enjoy the many benefits of NHSN Membership

£33 per year

£2.75 per month

Full

Includes subscription
to Northumbrian Naturalist

£39 per year

£2.75 per month

Student

Discounted price but does not include family access or Northumbrian Naturalist

£20 per year

£1.66 per month

Lifetime

A one-off payment for a lifetime immersed in nature

£700 one-off payment

Your membership benefits

  • Free entry to Gosforth Nature Reserve, one of the best wildlife watching sites in the North East, open only to NHSN members and their families.
  • North East Nature magazine, three times per year and bursting with news and photography.
  • Members’ exclusive education courses and events.
  • For full members, two editions of Northumbrian Naturalist per year.
  • Exclusive access to the North East’s natural history library.
  • A members pack, membership card and regular weekly e-news sharing the best of North East nature.

Wonderful nature reserve, containing rare wildlife, amazingly within city boundary. Guided walks to, and talks on, every aspect of NE wildlife, given by knowledgeable and friendly experts. Specialist groups within the Society enable members to build up knowledge in a focused way and to make new friends.

Lydia Koelmans, NHSN Member

Existing member?

Over the past twelve months, your membership has been working hard behind the scenes to inspire wonder in the natural world, providing opportunities for people of all ages to study, observe and enjoy nature across the region. With your continued support, we can do this and more in the years ahead.

Volunteers clear reeds at Gosforth Nature Reserve
Reedbed clearance at Gosforth Nature Reserve

Your membership makes a difference

From the Tees to the Tweed, your membership makes a difference right across the North East, directly supporting wildlife and those who study and protect it.

To show you just how much your membership helps, we’ve compiled our members achievements over the past year – click below to find out more.

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