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Contact our Headquarters

Postal address

Dorset Wildlife Trust
Brooklands Farm

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Registered Charity No. 200222 

General enquiries

Phone us: 01305 264620
Email us:

We are open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (during lunchtimes between 12-2pm there may be a reduced telephone service).  


Contact our centres and teams

Simply click the arrows below to find information about our teams and centres at Lorton Meadows Nature Reserve, Brownsea Island, the Urban Wildlife Centre, the Kingcombe Centre and our Fine Foundation Centres at Chesil Beach and the Wild Seas Centre at Kimmeridge.

The Kingcombe Centre

Dorset Wildlife Trust
The Kingcombe Centre

Toller Porcorum, Dorchester, DT2 0EQ
Kingcombe Centre Website

Booking office: 10am - 4.30pm  March - November open every day, December to February open Monday - Friday. 
Centre: Open 7 days a week 10am - 4.30pm (March-November)
Café Hours: Every weekend (Friday - Sunday) 11am - 4.30pm (March - October) and every day during school holidays.  

Got a question? Contact us:

Call us: 01300 320684

Email us:

Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre

Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre
Chesil Beach Centre
Portland Road

Our opening hours: Open every day from 10am to 4pm. Parking is pay and display.

Got a question? Contact us

Call us: 01305 206191

Email us:

Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre

Dorset Wildlife Trust
Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre

Lorton Lane

Find out more here

Our opening hours: Lorton Meadows nature reserve is open all year with free parking.
Got a question? Contact us

Telephone 01305 206191 (Chesil Centre) to check Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre opening times and information. Please leave a message if we aren't able to answer your call.

Fine Foundation Wild Seas Centre

Dorset Wildlife Trust
Fine Foundation Wild Seas Centre

BH20 5PF

Our opening hours:  From Easter to October 31st: 10:30am to 5pm Daily. From 1st November to Easter: Closed

Got a question? Contact us

Call us: 01929 481044
Email us:

Brownsea Island - the Villa

Dorset Wildlife Trust
The Villa

Brownsea Island Nature Reserve
BH13 7EE

Find us here

Got a question? Contact us

Call or fax us: 01202 709445

Email us:

Want to enquire about volunteering?

Steve Davis, Head of HR & Volunteering

Call: 07970 552659


Want to learn about the Seasearch Project?

Lin Baldock

Call: 01305 264620


Want to contact the west Dorset Conservation Team?

The Kingcombe Centre
Toller Porcorum


Got a question? Contact us

Call us: 01300 321329

Email us:

Want to contact the east Dorset Teams?

The Urban Wildlife Centre

Beacon Hill Lane

Corfe Mullen



BH21 3RX

Got a question? Contact us

Call us: 01202 692033  9.00 - 5.00 Monday - Friday (after 12.45 there may be a reduced telephone service and you may need to leave a message on the answerphone)  

Email us:

Please note this is not a visitor centre and is a base for the east teams only. 

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