Celebration of World Wetlands Day 2024 Wetland Festival “Wonders of Wetlands”

Embark on World Wetlands Day2024 CEA and DWC present the “Wonders of Wetlands” Wetland Festival 2024 at the breathtaking Diyasaru Park, Thalawathugoda,Join us in celebrating the beauty, diversity, and importance of wetlands—an ecosystem that plays a crucial role in sustaining life. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a wildlife lover, or simply curious about the magic that unfolds within these pristine landscapes, the Wetland Festival promises an immersive and educational experience and showcasing the wise use of wetlands and their services Discover the event details, participate in exclusive guided tours, engage in knowledge sessions, and explore the various activities that make this festival a truly unique and enriching endeavor. Our webpage is your one-stop destination for all things World Wetlands Day Celebration 2024—your digital passport to connect with nature and learn about the significance of wetlands.

      Event Details:


                   2nd February 2024, 1:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m
                   3rd February 2024, 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m


                   Diyasaru Park, Thalawahugoda


                   Wetland Cruise,Guided Tours, Learning Sessions, Experience Sharing And much more!


                   CEA & DWLC, SLLDC

      Partnerships with:

                  DWC, SLLDC NARA FOGSL YZA WNPS Turtle Conservation Project Butterfly Conservation Society Urban Fishing                               Cat Project National Craft Council IWMI Biodiversity Sri Lanka Hayleys Fabric PLC SeehelaGoviGammanaya


Don't Miss These Highlights!

"Wetland Magic" Guided Tour:

                   Discover the enchanting biodiversity of Thalangama Environmental Protection Area (EPA) and the picturesque Diyasaru                                       Park on our exclusive "Wetland Magic" guided tour.


                 Join us for an immersive experience led by knowledgeable guides, unveiling the secrets of these pristine wetlands.

 Pre-register online :   Click on the Link 

                Limited spots available, so reserve your spot now and be part of the Wetland Magic!

Knowledge Sessions:

                Join us for informative sessions where experts share valuable knowledge about wetland conventions, laws, and regulations. Understand                         the importance of preserving these vital ecosystems and learn how you can contribute to their sustainable existence

  • Wetland related Conventions, Policies Laws, and Regulations, Implementation measures of them

Experience Life in Wetlands:

Wetland Fauna and Flora Exploration:

  •                 Discover the diverse wildlife inhabiting our wetlands, including birds, fishing cats, dragon flies, turtles, dugong, butterflies and reptiles.
  •                 Engage in Birds Watching and participate in our Birds Counting activity.

Hands-On Sessions:

Art in Wetlands:

  • Immerse yourself in the nature of wetlands through a field sketching session.

                        Pre-register online :   Click on the Link 

Eye in Wetland:

  • Capture the stunning landscapes and wildlife with a photographic session. Secure your spot by

               Pre-register online :   Click on the Link 


  • Street Drama

Join us for a spectacular Street Drama—an artful portrayal of wetland tales, where talented performers bring to life the significance of these vital ecosystems.

  • Wetland Cruise (Ticketed Event)

Wetland Cruise—a ticketed event that promises a picturesque exploration of Diyasaru Park's enchanting waterways. Secure your spot now for an unforgettable journey into the heart of nature, where you can celebrate the magic of wetlands with us. Don't miss this opportunity to cruise through the beauty of wetland habitats and create lasting memories amid the serene surroundings of Diyasaru Park!"

  • Food Stalls and Handy Crafts:

 Indulge in local flavors, handmade crafts, and much more at our food stalls and marketplace. Support local artisans and enjoy a variety of delicious treats while exploring the vibrant culture of our wetland community.


Last Updated on Thursday, 18 January 2024 03:59




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