Our Social Camping events 2019
subject to changes and additions.
March 07th - 11th
Birchwood Touring Park
Stewards Anne Forster ☎ 07776 447899
Join us for a 4 day meet at Birchwood Tourist Park which is in an ideal position for exploring Dorset. Centrally located for visiting Bournemouth, Poole and The Purbecks. Centrally located within Wareham Forest.
April 4th - 8th
£11.00 (NOT £17.00) with EHC
Stewards Alan & Brenda
Join us at Nordon Farm a very popular small family run Touring-Caravan and Campsite, on a working farm just outside Corfe Castle.
April 18th - 22nd
Bagwell Farm EASTER
Bagwell Farm Touring Park
Price £18.00 pun
Stewards Stuart & Margaret ☎ 07513 942716
Join us for Easter at Bagwell farm Touring Park a full facility site with lovely walks by the sea,Shop and Bar on site. Ideal for your trip to the Jurassic Coast.
May 3rd - 6th
Furzebrook May Day
31 Furzebrook Road
£9.50 Stewards Committee
Join us at this quiet site close to Corfe and beautiful Wareham with its lovely riverside walks.
Saturday "Cheese & Wine" evening in the vilage hall from 19.30 Background music.
Sunday Night "Bingo" general get-together.
May 23rd - 28th
Music Festival Bank Holiday
See Music Festival page
Stewards Jerry & Val Martin ☎ 07748 096446
Join us for our Bank Holiday Music Festival at Turnpike S/Ground, Live music Friday evening and afternoon and evenings on Saturday and Sunday, Food and bar on site. Whole family social event.
June 6th - 10th
Tanpits Cider Farm Taunton
Price £12.00 Stewards
Eric & Sue Bird ☎ 07935 748128
A return trip to this popular family run site. The Cider Farm has been set in idyllic and peaceful surroundings of the Somerset countryside for over 100 years. Tanpits Farm is an ideal stop over location being only 1.5miles from Junction 25 on the motorway. Tanpit’s is only a few minutes away by car or foot to many popular facilities and activities in the area such as Hankridge Farm Retail Park, the cinema, Taunton Cricket Club, supermarkets and canal path to name but a few.
Jul 12 - 14
South West Region Summer Meet
South West Region Meet
Details will be announced when known
Block booking form To DDA sec by 10th June
Aug 22nd - 27th Aug
Bank Holiday Dorchester Music WE
August Bank Holiday Acoustic Music weekend at Dorchester THS Musicians Singers & Audience required for Dorset DA “Join the Band” event. A dedicated area has been set aside for practice and learning, all acoustic instuments welcome, with a chance to join in the evening’s entertainment including our ukulele based band. Solo performers- beginners –experts young and old. All in the picturesque THS site at Kingston Maurward Agricultural College. With animal park and visitor centre & café.
Stewards Gordon & Anne Colman ☎ 07946 522992 Site fee:£10.00 p.u.nMusic Zone from 22nd - 31st August with entertainment over both weekends.
Sep 13th - 15th
Okeford Fitzpaine Cheese Fest
Dorset DT11 0RR
Stewards Des & Hazel Stone ☎ 01258 628012
Join us at this lovely quiet site set in the beautiful North Dorset countryside. On the edge of a village with a pub,which serves meals and a village shop, lovely walking or cyling area. Just a short drive to Sturminster Newton and its famous "Cheese Festival".
Sep 19th - 23rd
National Feast of Lanterns
Motcombe Turnpike Showground
Block booking form To DDA sec by 20th June
Sep 27th - 29th
Carnival & Heavy Horse Show
Wessex Heavy Horse Show
Motcombe Turnpike Showground
Site fees £9.00 Stewards Jerry & Val Martin 07748 096446
Close to Shaftesbury and it famous "Gold Hill". Saturday evening enjoy the towns renown carnival always a great evening. On Sunday visit the Wessex Heavy Horse Show with its trade and food stalls and marvelous horse displays and competions, even dogs as well, a great day for all the family.
Oct 18th - 20th DA FOL Parley
£8.40 pun Stewards TBA
Join us at this popular quiet site for oiur DA FOL, close to local amenities
Nov 1/4 Birchwood Touring Park
Birchwood Touring Park
£12.50 inc electric Stewards TBC
Join us for our meet at Birchwood Tourist Park which is in an ideal position for exploring Dorset. Centrally located for visiting Bournemouth, Poole and The Purbecks. Centrally located within Wareham Forest.
Nov 15/17 EOS Sixpenny Handley
£12.00 stewards tbc
Join us for our End of Season Meet at this popular full facilities site. Hall on Saturday night live entertainment and refreshments/buffet.
TBA New Year at Dudsbury.
June 12th - 9th July
We will be holding THS at our regular popular holiday
site at Parley Glade. A quiet well drained flat site near to local amenities shops, pubs and riverside walks and only a short drive away to many of Dorset's beautiful beaches and the New Forest. From A347 Ferndown/Bournemouth rd turn E at Parley x-rds SP Hurn and in 600yds tn R into Church Lane. Site on the R in 0.5m.
Site fees: £10.50 pun, extra adults £3.00. Site opens at 12.00 hrs.
Stewards:TBA Caz & Derek Pitcher 13th-23rd ☎ 07876 417327. Dave Mc Guinness
THS NEW FARM SOUTH GORLEY
31st July 12.00hrs - 12.00hrs 28th Aug
Hants, SP6 2PW.
Join us at a new THS venue. New Farm from Ringwood, Salisbury rd A338. At Ibsley tn R sp Mookbeggar. At X rd tn L site on L. Fol DDA signs. New Forest NP is directly at site entrance. Express buses to Bournemouth/ Salisbury stop 0.5m,Excellent walking, Cycle on flat Lanes to Fordingbridge 3m & Ringwood 4m. PHs & tearooms local. Supermarkets Fordingbridge & Ringwood, fm shop opp.
Stewards:Brian Merrell ☎ 07510 546811. £9.00 pun extra adults £1.50.
20th July 12.00hrs - 12.00hrs 17th Aug
Weymouth Rugby Club
Dorset. DT3 5HR
We will be holding a THS at the Weymouth Rugby Club. A flat well drained quiet site secured at night, within easy walking distance of Weymouth promenade and beach, shops and seafront attractions. Own sanitation essential. Use of club showers (arranged times).
Bookings NOT required Site fees: £13.80 pun, extra adults £3.00.
Stewards: Mike & Sue Butchers ☎ 074032 92891 Chris Purvis ☎ 07811 579997 TBC
Aug 16th 14.00hrs - 18.00hrs 1st Sept
Kingston Maurward College
THS Dorchester is held at Kingston Maurward Agricultural College.
Relax in this beautiful site on the sports field with views of Kingston Maurward House and equestrian fields.
Visitor ctr & Café- open to members , Reduced price entry to House Gardens & Animal park for the duration.
Ideal for children. Click here for informationKingston Maurward Gardens
Music Zone from 22nd - 31st August with entertainment over both weekends For the more energetic. Nearby walks:. Hardy's birthplace, Stinsford & home Max Gate. Dorchester Museums. Directions:-From A35 Follow brown signs for “Kingston Maurward Agricultural College.”. & DDA signs. NOT sat-nav : Own sanitation essential.
Stewards Gordon & Anne Colman ☎ 07946 522992 Site fee:£10.00 p.u.n extra adults £3.00.
Sept 11th 12.00hrs - 12.00hrs 19th Sept
Henstridge Golf & Leisure
Join us at our new THS site at Henstridge Somerset, idealy located just off the A30 and only 7 miles from the A303. Set in the lovely grounds of the Golf & Liesure Club with outstanding views. There is a club house on site serving breakfast and food all day and a bar in the evenings (at selected times). Within easy reach of Shaftesbury, Sherborne, Yeovil and a little further afield Salisbury and Dorchester and the coast. : Own sanitation essential.Join us at our new THS site at Henstridge Somerset, idealy located just off the A30 and only 7 miles from the A303. Set in the lovely grounds of the Golf & Liesure Club with outstanding views. There is a club house on site serving breakfast and food all day and a bar in the evenings (at selected times). Within easy reach of Shaftesbury, Sherborne, Yeovil and a little further afield Salisbury and Dorchester and the coast. : Own sanitation essential.
Stewards Tel: Eric & Sue Bird 07935 748128 Site fee:£12.50 p.u.n extra adults £3.00.