Hamworthy Park

Photo of Hamworthy Park

Lulworth Avenue, Hamworthy, Poole, BH15 4DH

About this park

Hamworthy Park sits on Poole Harbour and is made up of Hamworthy beach, a large, green open space, a children's play area and a large, seasonal paddling pool.

This park is licensed for you to hire for outdoor events.

Great for

Play parks, paddling pool, beach, walking and views of Brownsea Island and the Purbecks; fitness and watersports.

Opening times

The paddling pool is usually open from May to September.

The car park is locked overnight:

  • from 9pm to 8.30am (8am at weekends) October to April
  • from 9.30pm to 8.30am (8am at weekends) May to September

Parking

There is a car park in Lulworth Avenue: BH15 4DJ (42 spaces) at the park entrance, but it gets very busy in summer.

See the information boards in the car park for current changes.

The park is always open but the car park is locked overnight.

Dogs

Dogs are welcome on the beach all year round, but not in the play parks or paddling pool.

Facilities

At this park we have:

Food and drink

At this park we have:

Fun things to do

These play areas have access to a large children's paddling pool (normally open May to September), which is currently under refurbishment.

The 2 children's play areas also include:

  • spring rockers
  • slides
  • cradle swings
  • mini climbing wall
  • climbing frames
  • see-saw
  • skateboard simulator
  • zipwire
  • rodeo board
  • swinging pole
  • sky surfer
  • climbing poles
  • rebound wall with skills panel
  • cricket wicket
  • basketball hoop
  • kickabout goals

Sport and exercise

Access

From Lulworth Avenue or Branksea Avenue.

Friends of Hamworthy Park

Friends or Hamworthy Park are volunteers who help the council promote the park and raise funds by hosting events to improve its facilities.

Email the Friends at hamworthypark@yahoo.co.uk for more information.

Report a problem with this park

Let us know if you see something that we should be aware of. It might be damaged equipment, shrubs or hedge maintenance, or anything else.

Page last updated: 05 December 2018
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