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Great Big Green Week: Nature Detectives

Do you fancy yourself an amateur detective? Do you love nature? Come and borrow one of our Nature Detective bags free of charge during Great Big Green Week.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Great Big Green Week is here! The Isle of Purbeck is helping promote community action for climate change and protecting nature. Visit the Knoll Beach office between 10-3pm to borrow one of our Nature Detective bags. The bags contain binoculars, magnifying glasses, bug pots and activity sheets to help you on your nature detecting journey. In addition, a small number of sensory bags are available to help those with additional needs.

Please note a non-monetary deposit is required and the bags are available at a first come, first serve basis. All bags must be returned to the Knoll Beach office no later than 3:45pm on the day they were borrowed.

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The basics

Suitability

This is a family friendly event

Meeting point

Knoll Beach Office (at the bottom of the driveway) Ferry Road, Studland, BH19 3AQ

What to bring and wear

Clothing appropriate to explore at the beach

Accessibility

Mixed and uneven terrain throughout. Designated accessible parking. Accessible toilets and Changing Places available at Knoll Beach.

Other

pay and display parking is in operation. Parking is free to National Trust members and blue badge holders.

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at
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on
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on
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at
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on
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at
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