Brownsea Island

Brownsea Island

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Upcoming events

The Great Brownsea Storybook Adventure trail

Sat 22 Jul 2017
Once upon a time on an island in Poole Harbour, legends were being challenged.

The history of Scouting on Brownsea Island

Fri 04 Aug 2017
Over a hundred years ago a seed was sown when a group of boys took part in an outdoor camping experience and from that moment, one of the largest voluntary organisations grew.

Eco adventure camping

Fri 25 Aug 2017
New for 2017, a new public camping option for the experienced camper and people who love nature and the great outdoors.

Low ropes or archery activity days

Sun 27 Aug 2017
Join the Outdoor Centre Team for a session of either archery, low ropes or both.

Brownsea Island during the Industrial Age

Fri 01 Sep 2017
Once a thriving industry existed on this small island at the mouth of Poole Harbour.

Poole Harbour Bird Boats

Sun 03 Sep 2017
The National Trust, Dorset Wildlife Trust and the RSPB have partnered up to showcase Poole Harbour, its islands and the spectacular wildlife that depends on it at this special time of year.
Brownsea Island


Brownsea Island


Brownsea Island

Eating and shopping

View across Poole Harbour from the Villano

Eating and shopping on Brownsea Island 

Enjoy a home made cake from our Café or visit the gift shop to browse our range of gifts.

Brownsea Island


Brownsea Island

Places to stay

Brownsea Island

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