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POOLE OPEN SPACES
GUIDED WALKS, VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES & OTHER OUTDOOR EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

COMING UP

Volunteer in Poole’s Parks and Open Spaces

Wednesday

17th May

1pm - 5pm

Poole Park

We are hosting an event in Poole Park for people interested in finding out more about volunteering in Poole's parks and open spaces.

The event will include....

  • Display board with information regarding current volunteer opportunities
  • Borough of Poole staff to answer any queries
  • Friends of Poole Park promotion for volunteers for the miniature railway
  • Gardening and other activities for all ages
  • Chestnut Nursery plant sale
  • ‘Have a go’ at litter picking in Poole Park and two minute litter pick challenge

Find us in the marquee!

Love Parks Week 2017

Love Parks Week 2017 takes place between 14th and 23rd July.

If you would like to host an event on an open space, please get in touch with us at environment@poole.gov.uk

FUND OUT MORE ABOUT FRIENDS GROUPS

There are lots of different Friends groups looking after parks and open spaces in Poole.  

For more information, visit our Poole Enviroteers blog post.

REGULAR ACTIVITIES ACROSS POOLE

Hamworthy Park walks & volunteering activities at facebook.com/hamworthyparkfriends/events

Borough of Poole Health Walks Scheme at

poole.gov.uk/leisure-and-culture/sports-clubs-fitness/healthy-walks

OTHER EVENTS IN POOLE

Upton Country Park events listing at uptoncountrypark.com/events  

Poole Tourism events listing at pooletourism.com/events/calendar

Three sites in Poole purchased for people & wildlife by funding raised by The Great Heath Living Landscape project

Click to read about the sites...

Love Dogs… Love Nature

Dorset Dogs is a partnership of land managers promoting responsible dog ownership in Dorset. At present the main emphasis is on heathland, but work is carried out on other habitats when time and money allows. For full details visit www.dorsetdogs.org.uk

Thinking of volunteering?

Poole Enviroteers is an online portal for local environmental volunteers. The site offers a wide range of opportunities to help look after Poole’s much loved open spaces working alongside Borough of Poole and some of our partners including Friends groups and Dorset Wildlife Trust.

Whether you’re looking for a fun one-off activity or longer-term involvement, please explore the options and sign up to get involved - you’ll find it all at

Poole Enviroteers