A great playground is one that not only has good equipment for the kids, but one that offers great facilities for the parents – a place to sit, buy coffee, has toilets nearby, not to mention convenient parking.
These are some of Sydney’s best playgrounds.
Bronte Park Playground
Bronte Road, Bronte
Features: Sheltered playground, beach café, swimming at the beach and rock pool, toilets, BBQs, picnic areas, undercover seating and tables. Parking available in side streets. More information on
Carss Bush Playground
Carwar Avenue, Blakehurst
Features: Open playground, café/kiosk, beach with no waves, bike/skateboard track, toilets, BBQs, picnic areas, undercover benches with tables, lots of trees which provide shade. Small carpark nearby. More information on Carss Bush Park
Bicentennial Park Playground
Australia Avenue, Homebush
Features: Sheltered playground for young and older children, family friendly café with outdoor seating, bike/skateboard track, toilets, BBQs, picnic areas, benches, shade, water fountains for splashing, bike hire. Plenty of parking. More information on
Sydney Park Playground
Sydney Park Road, Alexandria
Features: Open playground with several great slides, sandpit with squirting water for building sandcastles, café, toilets, plenty of seating areas, bike/skateboard track, water bubblers for pets. Parking is available at a carpark or side streets.
Robertson Park Playground
Military Road, Watsons Bay
Features: Sheltered playground, restaurants and cafés, beach with no waves, bike/skateboard track, toilets, picnic areas, seating, shade. Parking in side streets.
Parsley Bay Reserve Playground
Parsley Road, Vaucluse
Features: Open playground, kiosk, beach with no waves, toilets, picnic areas, seating, some shade. Small carpark next to reserve. Also street parking is available
More information on Parsley Bay Reserve
Winnererremy Bay Playground
Mona Street, Mona Vale
Features: Sheltered and enclosed playground, café with indoor and outdoor seating, pet friendly, swimming, bike/skateboard track, toilets, BBQs, sheltered picnic tables and benches. Plenty of parking in carpark and side streets. More information Winnererremy Bay Winnererremy Bay