James Cook Reserve (Cook's Paddock)

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Our beaches, harbourside pools, parks and reserves, playgrounds, fitness stations and basketball courts are open.

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James Cook Reserve (Cook's Paddock) is a small park of heritage significance. It was once the overnight paddock for delivery horses for the James Cook Bakery on Oxford Street, Paddington. The reserve includes a small fenced playground with natural shade and rubber softfall. It features a two-swing set and a net climbing frame.

Getting here

4 Victoria Street, Paddington

Access via Victoria Street and Victoria Lane


  • Playground
  • Park benches


Dogs are prohibited at all times.