The Local Area - Dumfries & Galloway

Plan your own event, for whatever draws the group together. Arrange to do your own catering to suit yourselves, or organise a professional caterer to do this for you.

Inside Activities

Meetings, talks, teaching courses, music, dancing, quilting, card games etc

Outside activities

There are so many things to do in Dumfries & Galloway, the most difficult decision is what to leave out.


* Walking and cycling: The Kirroughtree Visitor Centre and the Seven Stanes, or the many other nature areas around Newton Stewart

* Fishing: Sea fishing from the many small ports in the area River and Loch fishing in the Cree and surrounding Lochs

* Adventure Sports: Laggan Outdoors

* Golf: At numerous golf courses in Galloway and beyond

* Painting and photography: Numerous opportunities in the small towns and countryside.

* Birds and wildlife: All around; see the pheasants and deer in the gardens at certain times of the year.