Parks and playground facilities

Where they are and what they offer in Parkes Shire.

RESTRICTIONS FOR PUBLIC FACILITIES

Public facilities including function centres, museums, sporting complexes, playgrounds & recreation equipment in the Shire are open.

However, please observe the NSW Government's latest COVID-19 rules for outdoor public gatherings.

Council manages approximately 50 separate parks, reserves and ovals. These areas provide for activities such as walking, bike riding, picnics and barbecues, playgrounds and organised sport. The most popular parks include Lions Park, Kelly Reserve, Cooke Park, Memorial Hill, Boulder Hill and Bushman's Hill.

The following table features an alphabetical list of all parks within the Parkes Shire and the facilities available at each location.

ReserveLocationFacilities
PARKES
AE Fox ParkArmstrong StreetPlayground
Bernard McGuire ParkGeorge Field DrivePlayground
Boulder Hill ParkWentworth StreetPlayground, Picnic Facilities
Bushman's HillWentworth StreetBBQ, Picnic Facilities
Campbell ParkCondobolin Road
Cooke ParkCnr Clarinda and Short StreetsToilets, Picnic Facilities
Cooper's ParkCnr Currajong Street and Peak Hill RoadPicnic Facilities
Davey ParkMengarvie RoadPlayground
Fisher ReserveMay Street
Giles ParkOrange Street
Heraghty ParkDalton Street
Kelly Reserve (Bushman's Dam)Peak Hill Road (Newell Hwy)Playground, BBQ, Toilets, Picnic Facilities, Exercise Station
Lions Memorial ParkCorner Clarinda and Russell StreetPlayground, Exercise Station
Mazoudier ParkCnr Currajong and Clarinda StreetsPicnic Facilities
Memorial Hill Rotary ArboretumBushman StreetPlayground, Toilets, Picnic Facilities
Middleton Street ParkMiddleton StreetPlayground
Moon Crescent ParkMoon CrescentPlayground
O'Donnell ParkCondobolin Road
PAC ParkEast StreetPlayground, Picnic Facilities
Panorama Crescent ReservePanorama CrescentPlayground
Quota ParkHartigan Avenue
Rotoract ParkScoble PlacePlayground
Scoble Place ParkScoble PlacePlayground
Swindle ParkWestcott CrescentPlayground, Picnic Facilities
Thomas Tom ParkThomas Tom CrescentPlayground
Widgeram ParkEbelina CrescentPlayground
Wilsmore ParkThornbury StreetPlayground

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