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Dudhope Park and Castle

Location: N/A

Area: Coldside

Sub Category: Parks

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Recreational facilities within the park include; tennis courts, an equipped play area, a concrete skateboarding park and a multi use game area (5-a-side football / basketball).

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/dudhopeparkcastle/


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Fairmuir Park

Location: N/A

Area: Coldside

Sub Category: Parks

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Currently Fairmuir Park has football pitches marked in season, an active bowling green, an equipped play area, and tennis courts located nearby on Fairmuir Road.
Public toilets and changing rooms are also available.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/%5Cenvironment%5Cfairmuirpark


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Finlathen Park

Location: N/A

Area: East End

Sub Category: Parks

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Finlathen and Drumgeith Parks have football pitches, woodland and paths, they are linked by the Green Circular cycle route. Finlathen Park has a play area and mini skate park. Drumgeith pavilion has changing facilities.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/finlathenpark


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Grassy Beach

Location: N/A

Area: The Ferry

Sub Category: Parks

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Grassy Beach is a pleasant 1.6 Km stretch of mixed use path along the estuarine river front, from the Stannergate at the Eastern end of the port area, to the edge of Broughty Ferry at Douglas Terrace. It forms part of the city's Greenways Network and is very popular with cyclists, bird watchers, and walkers.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/grassybeach/


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Magdalen Green

Location: West End

Area: West End

Sub Category: Parks

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Magdalen Green has the distinction of being Dundee's oldest city park having been in use for some 400 years and has long been used for both meeting and recreational purposes.

The bandstand built in 1890 has become a Dundee icon and hosts concerts on Sunday afternoons during the summer.

An active volunteer group – the Friends of Magdalen Green helps look after the green, and raises funds for new facilities.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/magdalen


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Middleton Wood

Location: N/A

Area: North East

Sub Category: Parks

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Middleton Wood is not just for trees, it is:

  • a nature area for wildlife
  • for public use
  • for local participation
  • for nature study
  • The Ranger Service hold a family fun day each summer which has trails, wildlife activities and crafts to make and take away.
    More info and maps at weblink

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/rangerservice/middleton


Posted Date: 06 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Camperdown Country Park

Location: Camperdown Country Park, Coupar Angus Road, Dundee, Angus, DD2 4TF

Area: Strathmartine

Sub Category: Parks

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Camperdown is the largest public park in Dundee and owes its name and fame to the victory of Admiral Adam Duncan over the Dutch fleet in 1797 at the Battle of Camperdown, off the Dutch coast. The park which is home to no fewer than 190 species of trees, was opened to the public in 1949.

The park serves as a backdrop for a variety of special events taking place throughout the year

Camperdown incorporates within its boundaries, Camperdown Country Park, Templeton Woods - a haven for wildlife and a great location for woodland activities, Clatto Reservoir - Dundee’s centre for outdoor watersports.

Contact:

Telephone: 01382 431818

Fax: 01382 431810

Email: camperdownpark@dundeecity.gov.uk

Website: http://www.camperdownpark.com


Posted Date: 05 Nov 2008

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Camperdown Wildlife Centre

Location: N/A

Area: Strathmartine

Sub Category: Parks

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Fancy a fun family day out with lots of amazing animals? Then you are in the right place ... Camperdown Wildlife Centre is open all year round and have lots of happy animals that are looking forward to your visit.

Cost: Admission charges

Contact:

Website: http://www.camperdownwildlifecentre.com/


Posted Date: 19 Oct 2015

Reviewed Date: 12 Dec 2017

Sports Development

Location: N/A

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Physical Activities & Sports

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Leisure and Culture Dundee’s Sports Development Section has three overarching aims:

·         Reducing Inactivity

·         Increasing Participation

·         Developing Potential

To achieve this, our focus is on developing sport and physical activity pathways in the local community, utilising a range of venues.  This includes over 250 weekly classes.  Supporting the development of our local sports clubs is key, as is a focus on early years, including working with parents.

Details of all our programmes, events and current projects can be found on www.dundeesportsdevelopment.com.

Organisation: Dundee City Council

Contact:

Telephone: 01382 438810

Website: http://www.dundeesportsdevelopment.com


Posted Date: 05 Nov 2008

Reviewed Date: 23 Nov 2017

Kings Camps

Location: University of Dundee, Institute of Sport and Exercise, Old Hawkhill, Dundee, Angus, DD1 4HN

Area: West End

Sub Category: General Activities

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Kings Camps combine the best elements of sports & holiday clubs to provide fun & exciting adventures for children & young people, & peace of mind for parents.

With more than 22 years’ experience, we are committed to helping children to learn new skills in a safe & fun environment & to enjoy the ultimate out of school experience. Learning new skills & making friends are all part of the Kings Experience. Camps run during half term, Easter and the summer holidays.

Let your children enjoy the UK’s favourite activity camp this summer.

Cost: Week packages from £100

Contact:

Email: info@kingscamps.org

Website: http://www.kingscamps.org/camps

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Posted Date: 19 Jun 2014

Reviewed Date: 23 Nov 2017

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