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Whats On: Durlston Country Park

Throughout the year Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck plays host to a wide array of events and festivals for all ages. You can filter the events by: Childrens or Family Event (19), Community (201), Durlston Country Park (55), History and Heritage (1), Music (2), Sport and Exercise, Walks (2), Theatre and Stage (18), .

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Durlston Past Exhibtion

From 1st December 2018 to 6th January 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Explore the fascinating 20th Century history of Durlston and the ‘Durlston Pleasure Grounds‘. FFG Free Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Durlston Past Exhibtion

From 1st December 2018 to 6th January 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Explore the fascinating 20th Century history of Durlston and the ‘Durlston Pleasure Grounds‘. FFG Free Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Stargazing

14th December 2018 19:30 to 21:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Geminid meteors, Moon, Mars, Galaxies, Orion Nebula, Autumn and Winter constellations. Weather dependent, call on day to confirm. LC £3  Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Christmas Pudding Plod: Charity Fun Run

16th December 2018 09:15 to 12:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

A 2k or 5k Fun Run, raising money for Dementia Friendly Swanage and the Durlston Pleasure Grounds Project. £4 children, £6 adults - all proceeds to the causes or sponsor a runner. Christmas Costumes encouraged! Meet at The Learning Centre 09:...

Kids Christmas Trail

21st December 2018 10:30 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Come down to Durlston (every day except Xmas and Boxing Day) and get in the festive spirit with our Christmas Trail and win a prize! £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Wild Wednesdays

2nd January 2019 11:00 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Free activities and crafts in Belvedere. Donations welcome. Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Durlston Pleasure Grounds Tour

3rd January 2019 11:00 to 12:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Enjoy a tour through the Durlston Pleasure Grounds and see the work being done to make the park more accessible for all. Donations welcome. Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

New Year Bird Walk

4th January 2019 10:30 to 12:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Look for winter bird life on a guided stroll. £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Victorian Durlston

6th January 2019 14:00 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Take a walk to discover Durlston‘s Victorian history and exciting future. £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Nordic Walking Taster Session

8th January 2019 10:30 to 12:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Join a NWUK instructor to get fitter & healthier in the countryside. No experience necessary, equipment provided. Book via www.dorsetnordicwalking.co.uk or call 0333 12345 40. FREE Booking essential Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www....

Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Exhibition

From 9th January 2019 to 13th February 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Exhibition explring some of Dorset‘s most beautiful places and the stories of the people who live and work there. FFG Free  Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Purbeck Footprints: Wildlife and Photography Walk

27th January 2019 11:00 to 12:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Join wildlife photographer Julian Sawyer to ‘develop‘ your photographic skills. Please book. £5 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Gentle Stroll

30th January 2019 14:30 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Free half-hour stroll along some of Durlston’s trails. Donations welcome. Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

February Birds

2nd February 2019 10:00 to 11:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Join a Ranger for a stroll to look for bird life. £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Storytelling: Kali - The Story of the Worlds Wildest Goddess

8th February 2019 19:30 to 21:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

7.30pm From demure housewife to bloodthirsty goddess, gurgling infant to elephantman, meditating sage to cosmic fire-eater, Hindu mythology illuminates a mind blowing world of radical transformations.Kali is one of the wildest shape-shifters of all...

Stargazing

9th February 2019 07:30 to 09:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Moon, Mars, Star clusters, Galaxies, Orion Nebula, Winter Constellations. Weather dependent,  call on the day to confirm. LC £3  Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Nordic Walking Taster Session

9th February 2019 10:30 to 12:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Join a NWUK instructor to get fitter & healthier in the countryside. No experience necessary, equipment provided. Book via www.dorsetnordicwalking.co.uk or call 0333 12345 40. FREE Booking essential Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www....

Miracle of Migration Exhibition

From 16th February 2019 to 24th March 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Discover the incredible story of migration. FFG Free Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Introduction to Orienteering

16th February 2019 14:00 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Learn to read an orienteering map & navigate a course. £3 LC Booking essential. Family Activity Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Art Workshop: Drawing in Pen and Pencil

17th February 2019 11:00 to 14:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Join Madelaine Devenay to develop your drawing in pencil, pen and ink. Suitable for beginners and improvers - tools provided. £20 Booking essential LC Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

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