The Briars

Welcome to the Briars! Take a walk through our Wildlife Sanctuary, enjoy a BBQ with family and friends or explore the outbuildings and heritage garden surrounding the Briars Historic Homestead or book one of our venues for your engagement, wedding, birthday or memorial via our new online platform.

- The Visitor Centre is open 10am to 4.30pm daily.
- The Wildlife Sanctuary is open 9am to 4.30pm daily.
- The Community Forest is closed until further notice due to Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience.
- The Balcombe Estuary boardwalk in the Briars has extensive damage and is closed until further notice.
- The Heritage Homestead is closed due to extensive restoration.

Please Note
Due to the sensitive natural environment dogs are prohibited from The Briars. Dogs may be walked on lead along Balcombe Creek trail or off lead in the designated areas of the co-located Community Forest.