Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Hamworthy Park Play Area

Hamworthy Park Play Area logo

This is a fenced play area on the seafront at Hamworthy Park which has equipment for children of all ages. We have a large paddling pool with water features that is open from May until September.

In the play area for younger children (up to 8 years) we have: 

  • springy rockers
  • a small slide
  • cradle swings
  • a mini climbing wall.

In the adventure play area for older children (up to 14 years), we have:

  • a large climbing frame
  • hexagonal swings for up to six users at a time
  • a buddy swing
  • a springy see-saw
  • a hip-hop gyrospiral
  • a supernova ring
  • an aeroskate skateboard simulator
  • a cableway zipwire
  • a rodeo board
  • a rocking surf board
  • a cat's tail swinging pole
  • a sky surfer
  • climbing poles

Other play equipment includes: 

  • a rebound wall with skills panel
  • a cricket wicket 
  • a basketball hoop

Dogs are not allowed in the play areas or paddling pool. 

There’s limited parking on roads near the park and a pay and display car park on Lulworth Avenue which is locked overnight.

There are toilets near the cafe and paddling pool.

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Venue/Contact Details
Hamworthy Park
Lulworth Avenue
BH15 4DH
Area coverage
BCP Area
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  • Refreshment / Snacks
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Disabled Car Parking
  • Buddy Swings
  • Car Parking
Times and Costs
Opening times:
The park is an open facility but the play area may shut at dusk, please visit the website for more information
Further opening details:
  • Daily
  • All Year Round
This play area is free to use.
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