Visiting Oulton Broad

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Oulton Broad

It's So Easy to spend a day at Oulton Broad and does not have to cost a fortune. Stroll around the gold award winning and historic Nicholas Everitt Park on the banks of Oulton Broad and watch the boats sailing over the Broad.

The Broads

The Broads offers all kinds of outdoor activities including boating, walking, cycling, wildlife watching and fishing. Places to visit include nature reserves, historic buildings, museums, gardens and children’s activity centres.

To find out more go to www.VisitTheBroads.co.uk

Things to do...

It's So Easy to spend a day at Oulton Broad and does not have to cost a fortune. Stroll around the gold award winning and historic Nicholas Everitt Park on the banks of Oulton Broad and watch the boats sailing over the Broad. Feed the ducks (Hopefully from the proper food available from local business around the park!

 

Visit the free to enter Lowestoft museum containing many interesting items from the area, it is located in the centre of the park. 

 

Visit the UK's only working two chamber sea lock which operates daily in season and is free to watch.

 

Oulton Broad is the gateway to the new Broads National Park Family, and getting afloat here is easy with a mix of river trips and boat hire. In addition, the Charity Sailability specialises in sailing for the disabled and the Water Sports Centre offers sailing and canoeing courses. Powerboat and Yacht racing can be seen weekly throughout the season.

 

Oulton Broad 'Mini Zoo' is a wonderful experience and is situated next to the car park. A great mix of coffee shops and restaurants open throughout the day and into the evening with a small selection of retail shops. Easy to visit by car, train or bus. Ample parking and mooring.

Useful links and locations

The Traditional Gift Shop, Bridge Road NR33 9JU

Dinky Town - 58 Bridge Road NR32 3LR

Harbour Watertaxi - 6 Sea Lake Road NR32 3LQ currently not running

Waveney River Tours - Mutford Lock, Bridge Road NR33 9JS

Oulton Broad Day Boats - Oulton Broad Yacht Station, The Boulevard NR33 9JS

Lowestoft Museum - Nicholas Everitt Park

Suffolk Wildlife Trust - Carlton Marshes Burnt Hill Lane NR33 9HU

Oulton Broad Mini Zoo - Bridge Road car park entrance NR33 9JU

Sailability - Nicholas Everitt Park in the yacht club  

Oulton Broad Watersports Centre - in Nicholas Everitt Park NR33 9JR  

Rowing Club - in Nicholas Everitt Park NR33 9JR  

Canoe Club - In Nicholas Everitt Park NR33 9JR  

Oulton Broad Harbour Master NR33 9JU

Quays Cafe.The Boulevard, Oulton Broad NR33 9JU

Quays Gifts, The Boulevard, Oulton Broad NR33 9JU

Lees Fishing Tackle. The Boulevard, Oulton Broad NR33 9JU

The Old Dairy, Bridge Road, NR33 9JU

The Flower Shop, Bridge Road NR33 9JU

Record Shop, Bridge Road NR33 9JU

SmokeHouse, Bridge Road, NR33 9JU

Park Cafe, Nicholas Everitt Park NR33 9JR

Waveney and Oulton Broad Yacht Club, Nicholas Everitt Park, NR33 9JU

Sweet Obessions, Bridge Road, NR33 9JU

East Suffolk Council is responsible for refuse collection in Oulton Broad

Suffolk County Council is responsible for road repairs in Oulton Broad

Suffolk County Council is responsible for some street lights in Oulton Broad

East Suffolk Council is responsible for planning in Oulton Broad

The Broads Authority is responsible for looking after the local broads

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Contact Us

Tina Page (Parish Clerk)

01502 564289  (Monday to Thursday 11am - 4pm)

clerk@obpc.uk

 

The Pavilion
Nicholas Everitt Park
Oulton Broad
Lowestoft
NR33 9JR