Safety and Wellbeing

Enjoy Hengistbury Head in a way that protects it and is safe for everyone

We want everyone to stay safe whilst enjoying Hengistbury Head. We welcome many different types of visitors here. Guidance exists for some activities whilst you are on site.

As a Local Nature Reserve, Byelaws help to protect our sites, the wildlife and the people who visit - please take a look at our formal policies.


If you like to bring your dog for a walk at Hengistbury Head, please respect this special place and read this guidance.

Flying Drones and Model Aircraft

Specific guidance exists regarding flying model aircraft, including Drones in the Byelaws. Here at Hengistbury Head, the flying of model aircraft, including drones is prohibited. For guidance regarding flying drones and model aircraft in Bournemouth, visit this website.


Contact Us


Thank you for contacting us, we will respond as soon as possible, however if it is a complex matter it may take us up to 10 days.
Sorry, something went wrong. Please try again.
Official 2021 Partnership Badgelottery-funded rspb  hengistbury-outdoor BCP Council_RGB_New  canford-environmental bournemouth-university