Sydney locals looking for the perfect spot for the kids to explore and burn off the energy – we have the answer. We have selected some of the best playgrounds in Sydney to help bust that boredom.
Wulaba Park, Waterloo
Click for details: Amelia St, Waterloo NSW 2017
If adventure is what your kids love, then Wulaba Park is the answer! Featuring super slides that stand three storeys high, climbing nets, and swings, this playground has something for even the biggest daredevil. For those that enjoy kicking the ball, there is also a large grassed area perfect for play and family picnics. Wulaba park is a great option for hosting family gatherings or birthday parties with onsite barbeques and toilets. Two-hour parking options are available nearby however be sure to plan your visit as these can fill up quickly during peak times.
Blaxland Riverside Park & Playground
Click for details: Jamieson St, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127
Blaxland Riverside Park provides a huge range of kid’s activities and challenges for all ages and abilities. Being home to the largest water play area in Sydney this is the place to be on a hot day along with the amazing tunnel slides, a spinning disk, and a HUGE double flying fox. Located along the Parramatta River, there are plenty of walking and bike tracks for the whole family to enjoy. Nearby coffee shops, onsite toilets, and barbeques make Blaxland Riverside Park & Playground the perfect solution to your next family outing.
The Centennial Parklands WILD PLAY Garden
Click for details: Off Grand Dr, Centennial Park NSW 2021
For all the nature lovers among us, this Wild Play Garden offers the ultimate nature play experience. With children aged 2 – 12 in mind, this playground offers water play, 7metre high climbing frames, rope bridges, tunnels to climb through, and a cubby house. Bring a picnic to share while you enjoy the large grassed area or take advantage of the nearby food outlets and enjoy a hot coffee while the kids explore. The park is open daily between 10 am and 5 pm with toilet facilities available during these times.
Sydney Park, St Peters
Click for details: 416 Sydney Park Rd, Alexandria NSW 2015
The ultimate play space for the whole family – even the 4-legged members. Featuring a large off-leash dog area, huge playground, children’s bike track, skate park, and a sports oval, Sydney Park has space for everyone to enjoy. Make a day of it and enjoy the onsite barbeque areas or visit one of the local cafes nearby. Onsite toilets, car parking and its close proximity to public transport make this park a place to visit.
The Children’s Playground, Darling Quarter
Click for details: 1-25 Harbour St, Sydney NSW 2000
The ultimate way to enjoy the dining options in the Darling Quarter whilst keeping the kids entertained. Let the kids (or adults) test their balance as they walk the tightrope, enjoy the big slide of over 3 metres high and 8 meters long, enjoy the swings, or feel the wind in your face on the 21-meter long flying fox. With these and many more attractions suitable for all ages the kids will be begging to go again.
Please share in the comments if you have any other must-see playgrounds in Sydney. We hope the whole family enjoys hours of fun.