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A weekend of outdoor baking and making!
5 - 7 May 2023 £95 per person Blackland Farm

Follow in the footsteps of TV favourites with Girlguiding’s very own take on the bake-off! Outdoor baking is much more fun, and we’re even throwing in some adventurous activities and some backwoods cooking in our instructed bushcraft sessions.

What’s included

  • Catering from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch
  • Indoor accommodation in our lodges (please bring bedding)
  • All activities included (building a cardboard oven, making & decorating biscuits and cakes, s’mores, bushcraft, campfire and adventurous activities)

Key information

  • For Brownies and Guides
  • Starts: 6pm Friday 5 May 2023
  • Finishes: 2pm Sunday 7 May 2023
  • One free leader per unit ratio, additional leaders charged at the standard rate
  • A kit list will be provided closer to the time
  • No licence required
  • Participants may be asked to help with clearing up after meals and to tidy their rooms before departing
  • You will need to ensure you have completed the required Girlguiding forms for this event e.g information and consent form, health information form etc – find out more 
  • A Residential Event Notification (REN) form will need to be completed for your local commissioner – find out more
  • Shop visit included

Can I volunteer at this event?

Of course! Without volunteers we wouldn’t be able to make this fantastic event happen. No experience is necessary – just enthusiasm and a can-do attitude. To register your interest for this event, or any of the Blackland Farm events in 2022 and 2023, email

Centre information

Blackland Farm

Visit Blackland Farm for an adventure in the glorious Sussex countryside.