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Complete your astronaut training and try our exciting activities that are out of this world! Day option now available.
4 - 6 November 2022 £90 per person Blackland Farm

You’re invited to our special ‘astronaut training’, where you can take part in a range of activities to get you prepared for space.

Each zone starts with a training video before you get your chance to try the activities.

Our space programme

  • Kit check – investigate a space suit and make your own mini one
  • Zero gravity training – have fun on an adventurous activity
  • Diet in space – try space food and learn how it works
  • Flying skills – can you master our drone course?
  • Space knowledge – look up, and have a go at stargazing in our pop-up planetarium
  • Team work – tackle an adventurous activity together
  • Women in space – are you up to the challenge with our team quiz?  Plus, enjoy our themed film night
  • Your space flight – a special VR experience.

Included in the price

  • Full catering from Friday evening until Sunday lunchtime
  • Indoor accommodation

Key information

  • For Brownies and Guides
  • Starts: 6pm Friday 4 November 2022
  • Finishes: 2pm Sunday 6 November 2022
  • A kit list will be provided closer to the time
  • One leader per ration goes free. Additional leaders are charged at normal rate
  • No Licence required
  • Participants may be asked to help with clearing up after meals and to tidy their rooms before departing
  • You will need to ensure you have completed the required Girlguiding forms for this event e.g. information and consent form, health information form etc – find out more 
  • A Residential Event Notification (REN) form will need to be completed for your local commissioner – find out more
  • Shop visit included

Day option

Still want to have the fun of Space Camp but can’t join us for the whole weekend? Don’t worry, we’ve put in a day visit option on the Saturday just for you – for only £30 per person.

  • Date: Saturday 5 November 2022
  • Time: 9am – 5pm

Space training activities included. Please bring a packed lunch. One leader per ratio goes free.

Can I volunteer at this event?

Of course! Without volunteers we wouldn’t be able to make this fantastic event happen. No experience is necessary – just enthusiasm and a can-do attitude. To register your interest for this event, or any of the Blackland Farm events in 2022 and 2023, email blackland@girlguiding.org.uk

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