Welcome to Friends of Par Beach

Join Friends of Par Beach (FoPB) and add your support to our efforts to conserve the beauty, character, accessibility and community use of Par Beach. If you are interested in helping with conservation work, joining guided walks, attending talks or helping to organise these activities and events then please get in touch.

Are you interested in botany, photography, birds or other wildlife, crafts, conservation work or sport such as kite flying and volleyball? Do let us know what you want to be involved with, or if you have any questions. Contact us through our email form and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.


Forthcoming Events - See Events Page for full details

Wednesday, 3rd July 2019

EXTENDED UNTIL 3rd JULY We need more of your Landscape or Flora & Fauna pictures, but not birds, birds we have a plenty. Entries are to be emailed to ecojan62@gmail.com by 3 rd July 2019 . Friends of Par Beach have seen so many great shots posted on Facebook that we would like to make a 2020 calendar to raise funds and show others how great our beach can be. So we are inviting you to submit one or two of your very best shots to be considered for the calendar. Having your print acknowledged and printed in high quality calendar is the prize. The two themes for this first calendar are NATIVE WILDLIFE and LANDSCAPE . We need 13 images, so start sorting. If you would like to join in, please submit high resolution images by JULY 3 rd .


Latest News - See News Page for full details

Civic Award
1st May 2019

Four proud members of Friends of Par Beach, plus our Countryside Manager Jolyon Sharpe, assembled at the Cornwall Council Chamber in Truro on Wednesday evening to receive our Civic Award from Chairman of the Council, Mary May.

Cornwall Civic Award
24th March 2019

Email from Cllr Jordon Rowse to FoPB Chair Richard Parks. Good evening Richard I am writing to tell you that I have nominated Friends of Par Beach for the Cornwall Civic Award. Each Councillor is allowed to nominate one individual, but I have requested that Friends of Par Beach as a group are given this award as a sign of appreciation for all that you do.

Biodiversity Walk | Report
16th January 2019

Back in the Summer of 2018 we held a Biodiversity Walk for our and Friends of Luxilian Valley members.

Click here to link to Steve Barber's Dropbox and see a selection of pictures taken on that day. Many thanks Steve.

Merry Christmas
22nd December 2018

Cornwall Council Park Leisure Par Sands Friends of Par Beach are supported by
PL24 Community Association, Tesco,
Par Sands Coastal Holiday Park,
Cornwall Council Community Grant
Tesco PL24 Community Association