Bryngarw Christmas Opening Hours 2023

Enjoy Bryngarw Country Park over Christmas and the New Year. Our toilet facilities will be closed from Saturday 23rd December to Wednesday 27th December, re-opening as usual on Thursday 28th December. Our café and the toilet in our Visitor Centre will be open for use as normal over the festive period, apart from closure on …

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Bryngarw becomes part of National Forest for Wales

We are pleased to announce that Bryngarw Country Park is now a part of the National Forest for Wales, recognising our commitment to creating an exemplar woodland space. First Minister Mark Drakeford and Minister for Climate Change Julie James MS visited Bryngarw Country Park earlier this month to announce its new status. The National Forest, …

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What you can see in Bryngarw this Winter

There’s lots of amazing things to see in Bryngarw during the Winter months, look out for the following when you visit us: Festive Sights A bright splash of colour at this time of year, look out for the eye-catching red berries of the Holly tree as you wander around the park. Did you know, Holly …

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Winter at Bryngarw Country Park

There is lots of fun to be had at Bryngarw Country Park this winter! Wooden Reindeer Trail Saturday 2nd, Sunday 3rd, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th December from 11am to 3pm Santa has lost his reindeer in Bryngarw – can you help find them? Collect your map and reindeer food (£3.50) from the Visitor Centre …

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Take part in our Autumn Photo Competition

You’re invited to take part in Bryngarw Country Park’s Autumn Photo Competition for a chance to win a 4-5ft Christmas tree from B-Leaf! All you need to do is take a photo (or many) in the park between Monday 11th September and Thursday 30th November 2023, post in on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, tagging us …

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Bryngarw Country Park play area re-opens!

Our play area is back open! After being closed this week to replace some loose bark at the bottom of the children’s play equipment, it has re-opened just in time for the summer holidays. A special thank you to Wood-B trainees who have worked hard to clear the car park of excess bark today! We …

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Eighth Green Flag for Bryngarw Country Park

Bryngarw Country Park has reached the high standard required to fly the coveted Green Flag for another year! The award is given to publicly accessible parks and green spaces that have achieved international standards in the areas of: a welcoming place; healthy, safe and secure; well maintained and clean; environmental management; biodiversity, landscape and heritage; …

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New Litter Picking Hub opened to help park visitors keep Bryngarw tidy

A new Litter Picking Hub has opened at B-Leaf in Bryngarw Country Park. Awen Cultural Trust and Keep Wales Tidy have launched the Hub to enable park visitors to borrow free litter picking equipment. Over the past two years, Litter Picking Hubs have been popping up across the country as part of Caru Cymru, Keep …

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Take part in our Summer Photo Competition

You’re invited to take part in Bryngarw Country Park’s Summer Photo Competition for a chance to win a £10 voucher for Bryngarw Café! All you need to do is take a photo (or many) in the park between Saturday 1st July and Thursday 31st August 2023, post in on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, tagging us …

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Bridgend Green Gathering in Bryngarw Country Park

We are pleased to be hosting the Bridgend Green Gathering 2023 in Bryngarw Country Park on Friday 16th June. The gathering is a celebration of nature and well-being innovations across the borough. The event is open to anyone interested in supporting better health and well-being in local green and natural space. It is an opportunity …

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