Holdsworth Street Playground

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Holdsworth Street Playground

This colourful playground is open for general public use outside of the Holdsworth Community Centre.

Getting here

Holdsworth Community Centre, 64 Holdsworth Street, Woollahra

Entrance from Morrell Street

Facilities

  • Playground
  • Park benches
  • Shade

Dogs

Dogs are prohibited

Accessibility

  • Level entry
  • Accessible toilet with baby change table
  • A ‘Nest’ swing allowing children of limited mobility to swing with other children or a parent or carer
  • All abilities sensory panels and sensory tactile garden

History

Acquired in 1939, the park was reclaimed from swamp forming the upper reaches of the creek that flowed into Rushcutters Bay. The Centre opened as a playground in 1940 and was extended in 1976.