From kayaks to community gardens, Thamesmead's waterways and open spaces make it perfect for outdoor activities.

YMCA Sailing
Royal Yachting Association sailing courses.

T: 020 8302 5783
Harrow Manor Way, Southmere Lake, SE2



Thamesmead Town Angling Club
Membership-only fishing at Gallions Lake and Birchmere Lake

T: 07810 066632 (Brian)
E: [email protected]

Titmuss Avenue Gardening Association
Community food and flower growing. Drop-in 10am - 3pm every Tuesday.

Titmuss Avenue, Thamesmead, SE28

The Good Life Garden

Learn about seeds, planting, growing and wildlife, 10:00am-4:00pm every Thursday.

The Good Life Garden, Birchmere Hub Community Centre, Birchmere Park, Thamesmead, SE28
E: [email protected]


Thamesmead Canal Habitat Enhancement Project
Partnership between Peabody and Thames 21 to improve Thamesmead's waterways, hosting clean-ups and volunteer events.

Model flying

The Thamesmead Model Club have been flying model planes at Southmere Park for more than thirty years.

E: [email protected]