Shiremoor Adventure Playground

We are pleased to announce that Shiremoor Adventure Playground will reopen to the public from Tuesday 30thMarch. To ensure everyone’s safety, sessions will need to be booked in advance by phoning the Playground on 0191 6438300 or 0191 6438301 between 10:00am-12:00pm from Tuesday 23rd to Friday 26th March for open access sessions or contacting us on the Shiremoor Adventure Playground facebook messenger site for Additional Needs sessions.

For the moment we are only able to take bookings from groups of up to 6 people. If your group is a combination of adults and children can we request that the number of children is either equal to or more than the number of adults so that we are maximising the number of children who can use the Playground.

Easter Opening Hours:

  • Tuesday 30th March at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Wednesday 31st March at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Thursday 1st April at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Good Friday – CLOSED
  • Saturday 3rd April at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Easter Sunday – CLOSED
  • Easter Monday – CLOSED
  • Tuesday 6th April at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Wednesday 7th April at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Thursday 8th April at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
  • Friday 9th April at 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm

Shiremoor Adventure Playground is a community-based, inclusive adventure playground, catering for children and young people of all abilities.

Our public opening times are open access, with children aged eight and over able to come and go as they please. Children aged under-eight must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Our friendly play workers are always on hand to help out and support children to use the equipment. Admission is free, with refreshments for sale at the small café run by local volunteers and supported by the Shiremoor Adventure Playground Trust.

The playground provides dedicated sessions for children with disabilities (please ask for details) and has fully accessible toilet and changing facilities.

Shiremoor Adventure Playground is just a 10-minute walk from Shiremoor Metro Station. There is limited parking on site, although parking is available nearby.

Volunteering opportunities are on offer for children and adults and include helping look after the playground, organising events, caring for our small animal collection, tending the allotments and helping out in the café.

Facilities and attractions:

  • Large wooden play structure
  • Multi-use games area
  • Tree house
  • Basket swing
  • Willow tunnel
  • Rope swing
  • Play huts
  • Activity hall
  • Pond area
  • Fire-pit (used under supervision)
  • Allotment area
  • Small animal area
  • Under-fives area
  • Available for party hire

The playground is provided in partnership between North Tyneside Council and the Shiremoor Adventure Playground Trust. Shiremoor Adventure Playground is located on Brenkley Avenue, Shiremoor, NE27 0PR.

Opening Times:

Day Term time School holidays
Monday 3:00 – 6:00 12:00 – 5:00
Tuesday 3:00 – 6:00 11:00 – 4:00
Wednesday 3:00 – 6:00 11:00 – 4:00
Thursday 3:00 – 6:00 11:00 – 4:00
Friday 3:00 – 6:00 11:00 – 4:00
Saturday 12:00 – 4:00 12:00 – 4:00
Sunday 12:30 – 4:30 12:30 – 4:30

Keep up to date with all the latest information by liking the Shiremoor Adventure Playground Facebook Page by clicking here.

For more information contact Shiremoor Adventure Playground on 0191 643 8300 or emailkeeks.mcgarry@northtyneside.gov.uk. You can also find all the information by visiting their website – www.shiremooradventureplayground.org.