Hi and welcome to South Ayrshire Mumsnet Local. South Ayrshire has a ton of exciting things for you and the kids to do, see and explore. The stunning Ayrshire coastline is dotted by ancient castles such as Culzean Castle near Maybole and the ruins of Dunure Castle in the picturesque fishing village of Dunure. South Ayrshire is also the birthplace of Rabbie Burns, Scotlands national bard and you can explore his life story and work at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum in Alloway. Visit Ayr's beautiful sandy beach and the esplanade with its well equipped play area, putting green and the refurbished Pavilion which hosts Pirate Pete's indoor soft play area. Ayr town has a wide range of shops and choice of tea rooms and restaurants. Another popular local venue is Kidz Play located at the Esplanade in Prestwick. For further details of these venues and a whole lot more on what to do locally in South Ayrshire check out the listings in 'Things to Do'. Chat with other mums in 'Local Talk' and the 'Friendship Bench' where one -to -one meet ups can be arranged with other mums in your local area.