Samuel Park

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

Practice good personal hygiene (BYO hand sanitiser and towel for workouts). Stay at home if you're unwell. Please meet social distancing requirements at all times.

This park is near the Vaucluse shopping strip and adjacent to Vaucluse Bowling Club. It has a small unfenced playground with natural shade and organic fall. The playground features a climbing frame with slide and a two-swing set.

Getting here

80-82 New South Head Road, Vaucluse

Pedestrian access from New South Head Road and Hopetoun Avenue.


Small playground with climbing equipment and slide


  • Dogs permitted on a leash at all times.
  • Dogs not permitted within 10m of playground.


Vaucluse Council Minutes of 7.01.1931 (page 405) show that Alderman Combes moved and Alderman Flood seconded a motion that three acres of land on the New South Head Road (formerly known as the Shaftsbury Grounds) be dedicated by the Government to Vaucluse Council for public recreation purposes and be named "Samuel Park" as a token of appreciation to the Mayor, Alderman Alfred Charles Samuel for his untiring efforts in the welfare of the Municipality.