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Explore our parks

Woollahra has a range of historic gardens, foreshore parks, playgrounds and bushland reserves.

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Temporary closures

In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and in the interest of protecting the health and safety of our community and staff, we have closed all beaches and harbourside pools, playgrounds, fitness stations and basketball courts. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Find out what we are doing to support our community and businesses.

Boating facilities

Our boating facilities include wharves, a boat ramp and small water craft storage.

Community gardens

Community gardening is a valuable community recreational activity that contributes to health and well-being, positive social interaction, community development, environmental education, sustainable principles, protection and use of public open space.

Cycleways

There are a number of cycleways in the municipality that can be used by cyclists to explore the eastern suburbs of Sydney.

Fitness training

There are three parks which offer fitness equipment, providing an opportunity to exercise and get fit outdoors. If you are interested in using Woollahra's parks and sports fields for commercial or group fitness training activities, find out how to obtain a permit.

Harbourside pools and baths

There is approximately 16km of harbourside extending from Rushcutters Bay to Watsons Bay providing some of the most beautiful beaches, bays and inlets in Sydney.

Parks, reserves and playgrounds

Woollahra has a range of historic gardens, foreshore parks, playgrounds and bushland reserves.

Spaces for hire

Why not hire a local community venue, garden, sports ground, foreshore park, playground or bushland reserve for your next event?

Sports grounds

Woollahra Council maintains a number of sportsgrounds available for hire, accommodating a range of sporting activities such as cricket, rugby union, rugby league, Australian Rules Football, soccer, touch football, netball, basketball, hockey, softball and athletics.

Tennis courts

There are three tennis courts that you can hire to use in the Municipality of Woollahra.

Walks in Woollahra

Explore the harbour on walks that span from Rushcutters Bay to Watsons Bay via Rose Bay, and on a coastal walk from Christison Park to Inner South Head.

Weddings and ceremonies

We provide beautifully maintained historic gardens and Harbour foreshore parks that are ideal locations for your wedding ceremony or bridal photography.