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Parks and sportsgrounds

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Parks and sportsgrounds

Bookings are now online

We've made it easier for you to book a venue, park or sportsground. Council recently launched an online booking system, where you can browse suitable venues and availability for your event.

If you would like to book a park for a party, venue for a function or a sports event at one of Council's sportsgrounds, please use Council's online booking system to submit your booking request.

Please note all bookings require a lead time of 5 business days prior to the first booking date. Booking forms will no longer be accepted.

Visit this page for all relevant hiring information.

Parks and sportsgrounds in the Marrickville area

Parks and Reserves in MarrickvilleMarrickville Council's parks and sportsgrounds provide a wide variety of passive and active recreational opportunities for people of all ages – including children's playgrounds, sports fields, off-leash areas, native wetlands and picnic areas.

The range of parks in the area include heritage parks at Petersham, Camperdown and Enmore, a green corridor along the Cooks River, and an expansive recreation reserve at Tempe – along with many local playgrounds, sports fields and pocket parks.

Council is responsible for the planning, design, maintenance and improvement of its 106 parks and reserves.

Park Plans of Management and Masterplans

Council has developed a number of revised plans for parks and open space which are being used to inform Council's capital works programs. The most recent plans adopted are as follows: