Days Out


Archery Tag South

Combat Archery, Tag Archery and Bubble Football in Bournemouth and Poole.

Tag Archery is an exciting new game which combines elements of archery, paintball and dodge ball. An absolute must for active families which can be played both indoors and outdoors.

Children’s parties also available.

For more information contact 01202 802673.

Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Activity Centre

Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Activity Centre, Bransgore, Christchurch BH23 8EE.

Avon Tyrrell is a leading outdoor learning venue dedicated to the continuous development of young people.  Activity Centre, in the New Forest National Park. It offers something for everyone, from animal orienteering, archery, art outdoors, coding and much more.

For more details contact 01425 672347.


Riverside Park, Wimborne, BH21 1QU.

Dreamboats Boat Hire for anyone who wishes to enjoy River Stour in Wimborne. A fantastic activity for families seeking an outdoor adventure. Kayak, Canoe and SUP hire available.

There’s a play area and parking facilities available on site. Dogs welcome.

For more information contact  07761 816796.

Land & Wave

Prospect Business Park, Unit 14 Jaden Centre, Victoria Ave, Swanage BH19 1EJ.

Epic out door adventures for kids aged 8-14 years. coasteering, paddle boarding, rock climbing, bushcraft, woodland adventures and loads more. Can also be booked for parties.

For more details, please call 01929 423 031.

Laser Quest Bournemouth

10am-10pm, Daily.

The Old Super Bowl, Glen Fern Rd, Bournemouth, BH1 2LZ.

A game of tag made even more exciting with lasers! Suitable for everyone aged 6+. The minimum recommended height is 1 metre (3ft 4in).

For more information call 01202 556888.

Lemur Landings Soft Play

Open daily 10.30am – 6pm.

Tower Retail Park, Tower Park Leisure Complex, Poole, BH12 4NY.

Lemur Landings is ‘one of Dorset’s largest indoor children’s entertainment & soft play centre’.With it’s climbing zone, role-play village, Digi-Wall and lo-ropes for little ones there’s definitely something for every age. Parties are also available.

To book your soft play visit please contact 01202 740500.

BH Live Active – Littledown Bournemouth

BH Live Active Littledown, Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX.

Littledown is an award-winning leisure centre where people can get active. Local families can enjoy the gym, crèche, activities for under 5’s, swimming lessons, after school activities and much more.

Other highlights include:

  • Littledown Juniors Football
  • ALTITUDE High Ropes
  • Kids Parties

For further information contact 01202 055500.

New Forest Activities

Hazel Copse Farm, Beaulieu SO42 7WA.

Outdoors activities in the New Forest, led by experts. Canoeing, Kayaking, Archery, Ropes Course, VR Experiences and much more, suitable for the whole family.

Parties also available.

Unforgettable school holiday for children aged 8 to 14.

For more information contact 01590 612377.

New Forest Water Park

New Forest Water Park, Ringwood Road, Fordingbridge, SP6 2EY.

Set in 50 acres of beautiful New Forest countryside and lakes, there’s something for everyone at the New Forest Water Park – whether you’re on holiday (camping available) or just fancy a great day out. Enjoy a host of WaterSports – including WakeBoarding, Kayaking and Stand-up Paddle Boarding and a 4,000sq ft Aqua Park.

Please contact 01425 656868 for more information.

Prevail Skatehouse

10am-10pm Mondays to Fridays – 9am-10pm Saturdays – 8am-10pm Sundays.

P6 p7 Kinson Pottery Estate 65, 67 Ringwood Rd, Poole, BH14 0RG.

The South’s leading indoor skatepark!

  • Skatepark sessions
  • Equipment rental
  • Lessons for BMX, scooter and skateboarding
  • Parties, private hire and more.

For more information contact us on 01202818700.

Ramp Rats Poole

Ramp Rats, 65-67 Ringwood Rd, Poole, BH14 0RG.

The UK’s first junior indoor’s skatepark! Ramp Rats is a brand new indoor skate, scoot and ride facility for juniors from toddlers up to 10 yrs! Also has a small clean soft play area for younger kids. Pre-school coached sessions and private parties available.

For more information call 01202 801840.

RockReef Indoor Activity Centre

10am-3.30pm Tuesdays to Sundays. 

Bournemouth Pier, BH2 5AA.

An all weather attraction in the centre of Bournemouth. A sporty adventure suitable for anyone climbing mad aged 4+. Birthday parties and PierZip also available.

For more details contact 01202 983983.

Roller Disco Christchurch & Bournemouth

2pm-4pm most Saturdays – Sir David English Sports Centre, BH8 9PZ.
6.30pm-9pm most Saturdays – Two Riversmeet Leisure Complex, BH23 1HW.
Dance, throwbacks, R&B classics, sing-a-longs and chart anthems, Games to test your ability on skates plus Disco and laser lights.Only £6/£6.50 per skater with FREE skate hire.
We also host Birthday Parties!
Check the Roller City South website for exact dates & to book.

Slades Farm Park

3A Forsyth Gardens, Bournemouth BH10 4BU.

Slades Park is community area with an outdoors skate park and velodrome. There are also 3G football pitches, a cricket table, as well as a playground, a dog exercise area and play-patch. Public space with a cafe and toilet.

Slades Park Pavilion Meeting room also available to hire.

Superworm Trail at Moors Valley

Discover the small but mighty creatures in the much-loved story and learn about the everyday heroic feats of minibeasts in the forest. The new self-led trail features brightly illustrated panels and a trail pack full of fun activities, including your very own mask.

The trail starts at the Walking and Cycling Totem Pole. Activity packs are available to purchase from the Visitor Centre during opening times and cost just £3.50.

Trail Length – 1.3km.
Accessibility – Mostly level gravel surface, suitable for pushchairs.
Age – This trail is aimed at families with children aged 3-9, but can be enjoyed by all.

The Ark

2 Parkstone Rd, Poole BH15 2SF.

An all-weather family experience at the heart of Poole Park, offering Ice rink, Soft-play (0-11yrs) Cafe, Ice cream parlour, and more. It’s also within walking distance from two large play areas suitable for all ages.

Birthday parties available.

For more details call 01202 717197.

The Mud Trail

School Holidays Daily. (21st May – 11th September, Weekends only).

Dorset Adventure Park,Arfleet Mill Lakes, Studland Road, Corfe Castle, BH20 5JG.

A Wild, Wet and Muddy Adventure! A great way to test your skills, strength, and endurance. Climb Over, Go Under, Swing, and Cross Over 50 wild wet and muddy obstacles on a 2km course. Party bookings available.

Please contact 01929 505030 for more information.