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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 (8), Community (253), Durlston Country Park (31), Education (1), History and Heritage (1), Music (7), Sport and Exercise, Walks (1), Theatre and Stage (2), .

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Purbeck Footprints: Wildlife and Photography Walk

24th February 2019 10:30 to 12:00 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 ...

Castle Tour

27th February 2019 14:30 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Free half-hour tour of Durlston Castle. Donations welcome. Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Nordic Walking Taster Session

5th March 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....

Stargazing

10th March 2019 19:30 to 21:00 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 ...

Poetry Guided Walk

17th March 2019 14:00 to 15:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Join Ranger Douglas Hart and discover what inspires his daily poetic creations. £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Live Music: Cecily - Wareham Whalers

22nd March 2019 19:30 to 21:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Wareham Whalers celebrate poet Cicely Fox Smith (1882-1954), who wrote almost 700 poems and numerous books including a book of shanties that she collected from sailors. Readings, songs and shanties. £6 FFG Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: w...

Wildlife Wander

24th March 2019 14:00 to 15:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Walk with a ranger to discover more about Durlston‘s wildlife. £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Gentle Stroll

27th March 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 ...

Durlston Castle Wedding Fair

31st March 2019 10:00 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Explore this unique venue, with local suppliers to help you with finishing touches. For details, please email events@bluebayevents.co.uk FFG Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Purbeck Footprints: Wildlife and Photography Walk

31st March 2019 10:30 to 12:00 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 ...

Litter Free Coast and Sea Exhibition - Clean Seas Weeks

From 4th April 2019 to 21st April 2019 10:30 to 19:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Events, activities, walks, talks and displays celebrating the life and love of our seas and how we can keep them clean and safe for people and wildlife. Free. FFG Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Easter Trail: Wildlife Superheroes!

From 5th April 2019 to 23rd April 2019 11:00 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

An egg-citing Easter trail for kids! Head out for a superhero adventure through the park and return to the Castle for your prize. £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Nordic Walking Taster Session

6th April 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....

The Spring Has Sprung - Spring Wildlife

7th April 2019 14:00 to 15:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Walk to look for early spring wildlife at Durlston.  £3 Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Beachcombing Crafts

8th April 2019 14:30 to 16:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Children’s event. Get creative with everything from shells, driftwood & beachcombed rubbish! Please book. £3 LC Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Bottle Rockets!

9th April 2019 14:00 to 15:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Bring a pop bottle to create and launch a rocket! £3 Booking essential LC Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Stargazing

9th April 2019 20:00 to 21:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

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

Wild Wednesdays

10th April 2019 11:00 to 15:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Free Kids activities and crafts at the Learning Centre. Donations welcome. Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www.durlston.co.uk ...

Durlston Pleasure Grounds Tour

11th April 2019 11:00 to 12:30 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Tour 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 ...

Easter Chase

12th April 2019 10:00 to 12:00 in Swanage

Type: Durlston Country Park

Come to Durlston and have your chance at catching the infamous Easter Bunny on this fun running event for ages 7-11! Refreshments provided. £2 suggested donation. 10am Registration. 10.30am chase begins Venue: Durlston Country Park Web: www....

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