Mersey Ferries and RSPB are hosting a Bird Watching & Wildlife Cruise on the River Mersey and out into Liverpool Bay. The cruise is perfect for families and both new and experienced watchers. Sightings have previously included long tailed skuas, peregrine falcons, osprey and Atlantic grey seals. Experts will be on-hand to answer your questions and help with the spotting of wildlife.

There will be lots of fun children’s craft activities on board and a Wildlife Bingo game. You could also win some fantastic prizes in the raffle hosted on board by RSPB.

Cruise Info

Dates: 
Sunday 30 June 2024

Saturday 31 August 2024- SOLD OUT 

Departs Seacombe, Wirral at 10:15am
Departs Liverpool Gerry Marsden at 10:30am
Cruise Duration: approx 3 hours

Ticket Prices
Adults - £27
Children aged (3-15) - £13.50
Infant (age 0-2) - Free


A limited number of binoculars will be available to hire from RSPB during the cruise for a £2 (non-refundable) rental fee. Drinks and snacks will be available for purchase on board.

For more information on public transport and parking for this event please visit the Find Us page.

Please note, there are no group discounts available for this cruise.

The upper deck is accessible by stairs only. The main deck of the vessel is fully accessible and includes an accessible toilet. Please be aware that photography and filming may take place during this event and may be used for the purpose of promoting Mersey Ferries online, in print and on social media. Should you wish not to have your image used, please make the on-board photographer aware. For more information see our Fair Processing Notice.