Brownsea Island

Brownsea Island

Things to see and do


Poole Harbour Bird Boats  

The island is now closed and will re-open for weekends from February 10 and then everyday from March 17, 2018. In the mean time you can still enjoy one of the greatest bird spectacles in the UK this New Year from one of our winter bird boats.

Brownsea island south shore

Brownsea's winter weekend walks 

From Feb 10 we are open for weekends, providing a perfect opportunity for a refreshing winter walk along the cliff tops or through Brownsea's woodlands.

Brownsea Island

What's on 

Upcoming events

Eco Adventure Camping 2018

Wed 24 Jan 2018
Continued into 2018, new public camping option for the experienced camper and people who love nature and the great outdoors.

Poole Harbour Bird Boats

Sun 04 Feb 2018
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.

Nature, adventure and get toasty this February half-term

Sat 10 Feb 2018
Wrap up warm and get your kids out in the fresh air this February half-term. Head out on the island on one of our trails then warm your toes and cook a marshmallow by the campfire at the Outdoor Centre between 12pm-2pm.

Mother's day on Brownsea 2018

Sun 11 Mar 2018
Treat your feet to a wonderful walk with nature.

Cadbury Easter Trail

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Get wild about Brownsea this Easter weekend. There will be a special Easter weekend trail with a chocolaty prize (£2.50), crafts and games and plenty of fun for all the family.
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Brownsea Island


Brownsea Island

Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping on Brownsea Island

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Brownsea Island

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