Wheelchairs
Balmedie Beach Wheelchairs banner showing the logo and smaller photographs of the wheelchairs

Our wheelchairs


We have a range of all terrain beach wheelchairs from recliner buggies, to upright chairs and wheeled platforms. Here we’ve listed all our equipment including our hoist, changing table and temporary pathway.


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Sandcruiser wheelchair, hippocampe wheelchairs, nomad desert platform lined up on Balmedie beach

Wheelchair

Style

Age

Accompanying adults

Max weight

Notes

Medium Hippocampe

Buggy, reclined style

Children and young adults

2

 120 kg

We have specialilsed beanbags for the chair which help support toddlers and babies in the chair

Large Hippocampe

Buggy reclined style

Chrildren and young adults

2

120 kg

We have specialised beanbags for the chair which help support toddlers and babies in the chair

Sandcruiser

Upright chair

Teenagers and adults of all ages

2

120 kg

Nomad Desert

Platform that carries your own chair

All ages

2-3

220 kg

No need to move from your own chair.  But please discuss using this system with us when you book, especially if you have extra equipment on your chair

Other equipment


We have supporting equipment to help you transfer into our chairs and reach the beach.


Equipment

Description

Age

Max weight

Notes

Birdie mobile hoist

Hoist

All ages

180 kg

Please bring your own sling

Mobi-Roll n Stow beach mat

Temporary pathway over sand

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Linak therapy hygiene table

Changing table

All ages

40 kg

Height adjustable, side support rails and cushions

Photographs of our wheelchairs and equipment


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Manufacturer's specifications 


We have listed the product web pages for all our equipment so you can see the individual specifications




More information


  • Your visit
    Plan your visit to Balmedie beach using our wheelchairs, find out how to use our free volunteer run service, when are we open, facilities at the site, using the wheelchairs and help available


  • Book a wheelchair
    Book our wheelchairs for individuals or groups, find out when we operate and how to make a booking

Contact us

Phone:  07864 350 989

Email:  info@balmediebeachwheelchairs.co.uk


How to find us

Park at the main Car Park in Balmedie Country Park, AB23 8XG, near the Sand Bothy.  Follow signs to All Access route to beach, and you will find The Bunker on the left of the path.


Opening hours

March to October - Sundays 9am to 5pm


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Balmedie Beach Wheelchairs

The project is managed by the Belhelvie Community Trust.


Registered charity number SCO


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