Dog Parks

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Travelling with your four legged friend? Looking for a park where both the family and the dog can rome free? Sydney is home to a whole range of large, spacious areas that allow dogs to be off the leash at certain times or all the time.

Dogs need to keep active in order to become fit and healthy! Below you will find a list of various dog parks around Sydney to keep you and your beloved pets happy while holidaying in Sydney.

1

 Mort Bay Park

Mort Bay Park
Enjoy a peaceful day out with your dog at Mort Bay Park in Birchgrove, Sydney. On the water, with fantastic views of the city and harbour, the park is a great place for family picnics and outings, while your dogs run a muck in the off leash areas. Kids will be highly entertained by the playground, basketball courts and bike paths.

Mckell Street, Sydney  View Map

2

 Bicentennial Park

Bicentennial Park
There is so much fun to be had at Sydney’s Bicentennial Park. Enjoy a picnic on the grassy banks of Lake Belvedere or under a shady shelter, cook up a barbecue while the kids explore the adventure playground or the water play area. Take the dog for a walk, run or cycle along the pathways or head over to the west of the canal, where the dogs can explore the off-leash areas.

7 Figtree Drive, Sydney Olympic Park  View Map

3

 Alexandria Park

Alexandria Park
With numerous sports facilities including, an oval, two tennis courts and a basketball court, an enclosed playground, picnic shelters, drinking fountains, bike racks, toilet facilities and dog friendly areas, Alexandria Park is the perfect spot for a family outing.

 

 

Buckland Street, Alexandria  View Map

4

 Cook & Phillip Park

Cookand Phillip Park
Looking for a park in the centre of the city that allows you to enjoy it with your furry friend? The extensive grass terraces at Cook & Phillip Park is an off-leash area at all times, allowing your dogs to explore the grounds while you enjoy a picnic, casual walk or watch your kids play on the playground.

 

 

4 College Street, Sydney  View Map

5

 Arthur McElhone Reserve

Arthur Mcelhone Reserve
Enjoy spectacular harbour views, tranquil water sounds of the ponds and waterfalls as they bend through the immaculately kept gardens and great picnic spots as the kids play on the playground and your four legged friends run free. Toilet facilities are also available.

 

 

Billyard Avenue, Elizabeth Bay Road  View Map

6

 Harry Noble Reserve

Harry Noble Reserve
Popular for its recreational facilities, enclosed and shaded playground, picnic and barbecue facilities, netball rings and off-leash dog areas, Harry Noble Reserve is perfect for a day out with the family and friends.

 

 

 

106-108 Swanson Street, Erskinville  View Map

7

 Glebe Foreshore Parks

Glebe Foreshore Park
Glebe Foreshore Park provides diverse opportunities for active and passive recreation including sports fields, adventure playgrounds, native wetlands, beaches and off-leash areas. Toilet facilities, drinking fountains, picnic shelters and BBQ facilities are also on site. The perfect park for the whole family, including four legged ones.

 

Chapman Road, Glebe  View Map

8

 Ward Park

Ward Park
Let your pooch play, while you enjoy socialising with friends and family around the barbecue and picnic facilities, and the kids have fun on the playgrounds that are close by. Ward Park is an off-leash area at all times.

 

 

 

Devonshire Street, Sydney  View Map

9

 Fig Lane Park

Fig Lane Park
Families and their dogs will love the open grass areas, playgrounds, picnic and barbecue facilities at Fig Lane Park in Ultimo Sydney. This much loved neighbourhood park offers a great day out for all. Dogs are prohibited from the playground area.

 

 

Jones Street, Ultimo View Map

10

 Waterloo Park

Waterloo Park
Get out and about while your in Sydney, Waterloo Park and Waterloo Oval provides free fun from sunrise to sunset. The contoured Waterloo Park contains an enclosed children’s playground, a basketball court for those wishing to dunk a few balls with their mates, a sporting oval for field activities, a skate park for eager board riders and an off-leash area for your four legged friends.

Elizabeth Street, Waterloo  View Map