Our Social Camping events 2019

subject to changes and additions.


March 07th - 11th

Birchwood Touring Park
North Trigon
Wareham, Dorset
BH20 7PA

£12.00inc electric
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.

for more information on Birchwood Touring Park

April 4th - 8th
Nordon Farm

Nordon Farm
Corfe Castle
BH20 5DS

MR 193/345990
£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.

for more information on Nordon Farm

April 18th - 22nd
Bagwell Farm EASTER

Bagwell Farm Touring Park

MR 194/627817.
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.

  • Booking Form (Booking advisable.)
  • May 3rd - 6th
    Furzebrook May Day

    31 Furzebrook Road
    BH20 5AL

    MR 195/932846
    £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

    Tanpits Farm
    Dyers Lane
    TA2 8BZ

    MR 193/254261
    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
    Chestnut House

    Details will be announced when known

    Block booking form To DDA sec by 10th June

    Aug 22nd - 27th Aug
    Bank Holiday Dorchester Music WE

    THS Dorchester
    Kingston Maurward

    MR 194/716912.
    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.n

    Music Zone from 22nd - 31st August with entertainment over both weekends.

    Sep 13th - 15th
    Okeford Fitzpaine Cheese Fest

    Okeford Fitzpaine
    Sturminster Newton
    Dorset DT11 0RR

    MR 194/801109.
    Price £7.20
    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".

    for more information on the Sturminster Cheese Festival

    Sep 19th - 23rd
    National Feast of Lanterns

    Motcombe Turnpike Showground
    Dorset SP7 9PL

    Block booking form To DDA sec by 20th June

    Sep 27th - 29th
    Carnival & Heavy Horse Show

    Shaftesbury Carnival
    Wessex Heavy Horse Show
    Motcombe Turnpike Showground
    Dorset SP7 9PL

    Site fees £9.00 Stewards Jerry & Val Martin 07748 096446

    Close to Shaftesbury and it famous "Gold Hill". Saturday evening enjoy the towns renowned carnival always a great evening. On Sunday visit the Wessex Heavy Horse Show with its trade and food stalls and marvelous horse displays and competitions, even dogs as well, a great day for all the family.

    Oct 18th - 20th DA FOL Parley

    Church Lane
    BH22 8TR

    MR 195/085971
    £8.40 pun Stewards Anne Forster
    Join us at this popular quiet site for our DA FOL, close to local amenities .
    This years theme is KINGS & QUEENS.

    Nov 1/4 Birchwood Touring Park

    Birchwood Touring Park
    North Trigon
    Wareham, Dorset
    BH20 7PA

    £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.

    for more information Birchwood Touring Park

    Nov 15/17 EOS Sixpenny Handley

    Church Farm
    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 by Sunstroke, who performed at our music festival in May, with and refreshments/buffet.

    TBA New Year at Dudsbury.

    Temporary Holiday Sites

    June 12th - 9th July

    THS Parley
    Parley Glade
    BH22 8TR

    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

    31st July 12.00hrs - 12.00hrs 28th Aug

    New Farm,
    South Gorley,
    Hants, SP6 2PW.
    MR 195/160101.

    Join us at a new THS venue. New Farm from Ringwood, Salisbury rd A338. At Ibsley tn R sp Mockbeggar. 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
    Monmouth Avenue
    Weymouth Dorset. DT3 5HR
    MR 194/679815

    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) Sorry NO pup tents allowed.
    Bookings NOT required Site fees: £13.80 pun, extra adults £3.00.
    Stewards: Mike & Sue Butchers ☎ 074032 92891 Brian & Kit Candey, Chris Purvis ☎ 07811 579997 Keith & Pam Nation

    Aug 16th 14.00hrs - 18.00hrs 1st Sept

    Kingston Maurward College
    MR 194/716912.

    THS Dorchester is held at Kingston Maurward Agricultural College. Relax in this beautiful sports field with views of House and horse fields. Outdoor BH w/e ent: Picnic in the Park, Country & Pop Music. Silly bingo etc. Café Visitor ctr with concessions for House Gardens & Animal park. 22-31 Aug: Accoustic Musicians Week in dedicated zone. Players and Audience welcome to “Join the Band” Open Mic- Uke Lessons etc. Ideal for children. Click here for informationKingston Maurward Gardens 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.DO NOT FOLLOW SATNAV : Own sanitation essential.
    Stewards Gordon & Anne Colman ☎ 07946 522992 Site fee:£10.00 p.u.n extra adults £3.00.

    THS Henstridge
    Sept 11th 12.00hrs - 12.00hrs 19th Sept

    Henstridge Golf & Leisure
    Marsh Ln,
    BA8 0TG

    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.