Trumper Park Oval
Corner of Glenmore Road and Hampden Street, Paddington
Named after Victor Trumper, the park caters for cricket as well as Australian Rules and athletics. A series of walking trails connect surrounding streets.
Walk from Edgecliff train station
- Accessible toilet under the grandstand
- Turf cricket pitch
- Practice cricket nets
- Turf running track
- Night training lights
- Paddington Community Garden
- Adjacent tennis centre – Ph: 9363 4955
Things to do
- Playing sports
- Sit and relax
Originally Hampden Park Oval, it was built on reclaimed swamp - Glenmore Brook runs down and under its middle. It was named in honour of Viscount Hampden, Governor of New South Wales (1895-99) - Hampden Street alongside the park was originally named Ebenezer Street. The name of park was changed in 1931 to honour one of Paddington's cricketing heroes, Victor Trumper ( 1877-1915).
Plans of management
- A plan of management is currently being drafted.
- Dogs are permitted on a leash at all times.
- Dogs are prohibited from Trumper Oval
- Bore water is used for irrigation.