Local Parklands

Anzac Memorial Park

This spectacular park in honour of our defence personel has been heritage listed to preserve its beauty for generations to come. Some of the activites at Anzac park include: Gardens of rememberance, with stories and interactive displays Memorials to some of our service people and the conflicts they have served in The eternal flame Play More >

Pallarenda and Rowes Bay

This wonderful beachside reserve runs from the start of Soroptomist Parklands at the end of Primrose Street all the way down to the old quarantine station at the end of the bay. Some of the features include: Various rolling green parklands Off leash dog walking area Multiple high quality play gyms Superb walking tracks Waterfront More >

Queens Gardens Paradise

This sanctuary in the city has a thick lush green hedge maze and a bird habitat as just a few of its stunning attributes. Some others include: Established formal gardens and tropical specimens An ultra-rare Wollemi Pine Rainforest walk Perfume Gardens with stunning roses and vast assortments of herbs. Bird habitat that is free and More >

Sherrif Park

Nestled on the banks of The Ross River this leafy park boasts exercise stations and plenty of high quality gym equipment. Rolling green grass, BBQ’s and heaps of covered seating make it a favourite with families. Features include: Picnic Shelters with tables and chairs Free gas BBQ’s High quality play equipment inlcuding space net climbing More >

The Rockpool

This salt water rockpool marks the Northern end of The Strand. Surrounded by manicured gardens, boardwalks, fishing stations and play grounds. This is a fantastic place to laze away a sunday. There are activities for the whole family. Some of them include: Play gym with flying fox Massive calm water rockpool filled with fresh seawater. More >

The Strand Waterfront

This stunning waterfront development has won worldwide acclaim. The flow along the waterfront is seamless. Manicured gardens edge the pathways along 2.2klms of tropical beachfront splendor. This world class community facility boasts: Gazebo's and free gas BBQ's Play equipment for all ages Free water park with unique bucket spalsh device The first wind turbine to More >

Windsor Park Annandale

This beautiful park has the tall gum’s and flowing raintree’s as a canopy. The lush green grass under them is the perfect place to have a family picnic or BBQ. There are great facilities including: Free BBQ’s Peddle powered see-saw Heaps of lush green grass Shaded seating Basketball 1/2 court Manicured gardens

Annandale Palmetum

This was Australia’s first botanic gardens dedicated to palms. There are many other types of Flora and Fauna but the palm specimens reign supreme.