Moth Walk and Camp

Experience a night on Brownsea Island. Then get up with the sounds of nature and head to the heathland to discover which incredible moths make this special place their home.

  • Booking essential

One of our rangers will meet you at the campsite to show you where the moth traps will be set. You will have the opportunity to explore the island in the evening and camp overnight at the campsite. In the morning, our moth expert will take you up to the moth traps and talk you through the different species.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £40.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 2491895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet our ranger at 7pm at the Outdoor Centre on the Friday evening to put out the moth traps. Meet our moth expert at 8am at the Outdoor Centre to discover the different moths in the traps.
What to bring and wear
Wear sensible outdoor clothing and footwear. Please bring your own camping tents, food and eating utensils. Catering and cooking equipment will be provided.
Accessibility
All terrain wheelchairs/ pushchairs available free of charge. Booking essential.
Other
Boats depart from Poole Quay and Sandbanks on the half hour or on the hour. Last boat to the island leaves at 4.30pm. Your belongings will get taken up to the campsite at 4.50pm. You will need to walk to the campsite (approx. 25mins) where you will be given an induction at 5.20pm. Boats depart from 10.15am & 10.20am the following morning. Price includes camp fees, island entry and a talk with our moth expert in the morning. Boat fare is not included. Booking is essential as there is limited availability.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
20 July 2018 17:00 - 20:00 Available
17 August 2018 17:00 - 20:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Brownsea Island Property Office
Email
brownseaisland@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01202 707744

Upcoming events

WW1 Guided Walk

Fri 06 Jul 2018
11:00-13:00
A free guided walk that explores Brownsea's WW1 connections in this special centenary year.

Coastal wildlife walk

Fri 13 Jul 2018
11:00-13:00
Join one of our experienced rangers and discover more about the creatures that make the Brownsea shoreline their home.

Moth Walk and Camp

Fri 20 Jul 2018
17:00-20:00
Experience a night on Brownsea Island. Then get up with the sounds of nature and head to the heathland to discover which incredible moths make this special place their home.

Brownsea Open Air Theatre presents: Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus

Wed 25 Jul 2018
19:30-22:00
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Sat 28 Jul 2018
10:00-16:00
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Mon 30 Jul 2018
11:30-15:30
An opportunity to find out what it would be like to be a ranger on Brownsea Island and to learn some bush craft skills.