Studland Bay

Video

A murmuration of starlings

A large flock of starlings performs a spectacular aerobatic display as the birds prepare to roost for the night in reed beds at Shell Bay.

Upcoming events

Mother's Day Flaming Lamb Lunch

Sun 26 Mar 2017
12:30-13:00
Treat your mother to a spring lamb lunch cooked in our outdoor wood fired oven

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 07 Apr 2017
10:00-15:00
Take a bunny hop into Studland's spring time on our Easter Trail. Follow the clues around the nature reserve and see the world through Bunny's eyes. Collect your Cadbury's chocolate prize at the end.

Heathland Hullabaloo

Sun 21 May 2017
10:00-16:00
Come along to Knoll Beach and discover more about the surrounding heathland and the organisations that help look after it.

Pizza and Powerboat Ride

Fri 26 May 2017
17:30-18:30
Join us for a powerboat ride around Studland Bay and see Old Harry Rocks up close followed by a pizza cooked in Knoll Beach Café's outdoor wood fired oven.

Seashore Explorer Week

Sun 28 May 2017
10:00-16:00
Come and discover the hidden secrets of the seashore throughout May half term at Studland.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

Our changing coast

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Venue hire

Studland Bay from the air

Wild worlds 

The golden sands of Studland Bay surround a national nature reserve where heaths, wetlands and woodlands are home to a fascinating array of wildlife. The downlands stretching inland from Old Harry meanwhile host their own unique natural communities.

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Learning

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