The Briars

Opening hours update: 28 November 2022
- The Briars Precinct including the Wildlife Sanctuary is open.
- The 
Shire Nursery is open this Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
- The Balcombe Estuary boardwalk to the Briars has extensive damage and is closed until further notice.
- The 
Heritage Homestead is closed due to extensive restoration. 

The Briars is a much-loved community space - perfect for a day out!

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.  

We have worked with the community to develop a master plan to protect and enhance this wonderful place.

Explore the pages below to learn more.