Brownsea Island

Important notice -

Winter weekends ferry service run hourly from Poole Quay at 10:30am and Sandbanks Jetty from 10am.

Famous for red squirrels, wildlife and Scouting

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Winter Weekends

Sat 23 Feb 2019
10:00-16:00
An opportunity to take in the winter wildlife on Brownsea and to enjoy a satisfying winter's day walk.

Get toasty around the campfire

Sat 23 Feb 2019
12:00-14:00
Walk to the Outdoor Centre where you will find tasty treats to be toasted on an open campfire. What could be better on a crisp winters day?

Seashore ramble

Fri 22 Mar 2019
11:00-13:00
Come and explore Brownsea's coastlines on this free guided wildlife walk.

Mother's day on Brownsea

Sun 31 Mar 2019
10:00-15:00
Treat your mum to a wonderful walk on Brownsea at this special time of year. Nature is awakening from its winter sleep and is bustling around preparing for the season ahead.

Island life through the ages

Fri 05 Apr 2019
11:00-13:00
Brownsea has a fascinating past featuring celebrities such as Marconi and Baden Powell both of whom were good friends to families that once called the island home.

Easter holiday adventure

Sat 06 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
Tempt your children away from their tablets these Easter holidays with an adventure on Brownsea Island.
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