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Branksome Recreation Ground Play Area

A fenced area on the edge of Branksome Recreation Ground, suitable for children of all ages. 

Play equipment 

The play area has: 

  • 3m-high climbing wall with spider's web climbing net 
  • early learning games painted on the ground for younger children 
  • junior and cradle swings 
  • climbing frame with high slide and hang bars 
  • raft springer
  • seesaw 
  • bowl spinner 
  • toadstool seat 
  • wizard multiplay climbing unit
  • flymobile overhead spinner 
  • running for gold balance trail leading into a natural play trail with logs, bridges and rocks 
  • three-bay swing with four flat seats and a basket swing 
  • swirl inclusive roundabout 
  • red seat simulator roundabout 
  • pixie springie 
  • streetboard springie 
  • cockerel three-way springie. 


The play area also has: 

  • four park benches 
  • two picnic benches 
  • access to the Branksome Centre which has a community café open 9am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 12:30pm on Saturday. 


There are no public toilets available, but visitors can use the toilets in the Branksome Centre when it’s open. 


Recreation Road, Branksome, BH12 2EB. 


There’s a car park in the recreation ground a short walk away and limited parking on roads nearby. 


Dogs are not allowed in this play area.