Parks & Playgrounds

Centennial Park

Centennial Park is an urban oasis in the heart of Cooks Hill. With its large grassy surrounds and brand new playground, it’s a top…

King Edward Park

If you’re after a park with great play equipment, ocean views, lots of shade and grassy areas, visit King Edward Park in Newcastle. King…

Lambton Park

Lambton Park is a firm favourite with families especially the playground. On most weekends, the park popular place for sports, birthday parties and picnics. …

Toronto Foreshore Playground

You’ve got to love a fully fenced playground with views of Lake Macquarie! This playground located at Toronto Foreshore is suited to a wide…

Nesca Park

A brand new playground surrounded by BBQ facilities and covered picnic tables and lots of parkland makes Nesca Park a fun place to visit…

Wickham Park

A large climbing structure, a flying fox and even a boat makes Wickham Park a fun playground for kids. Wickham Park Wickham Park is…

Dixon Park Beach Playground

Relax at Dixon Park Beach playground and enjoy the ocean views while your child plays. Dixon Park Beach Playground This playground with ocean views…

Empire Park

For a lovely park near Bar Beach geared to younger kids, visit Empire Park. Empire Park For a lovely little park suitable for under…

Henderson Park is a little neighbourhood park in Adamstown and is perfect for those with young kids. It features play equipment catering to little ones as well as plenty of grass to run around.

Henderson Park

Henderson Park is a little neighbourhood park in Adamstown and is perfect for those with young kids. It features play equipment catering to little…

Rathmines Park

Yes, it’s a bit of a drive but I think it’s worth it especially for the plane-themed Rathmines Park on the shores of Lake…

Whitebridge Park

Looking for a fenced playground for younger kids? Check out Whitebridge Park. Whitebridge Park Popular with mothers groups, Whitebridge Park is a great spot…

Croudace Bay Park

For a lakeside playground, visit Croudace Bay Park (also known as Thomas H Halton Park) and enjoy views of Lake Macquarie with a play….

The Laneway Park, Adamstown

This neighbourhood park in Adamstown dubbed “Our Laneway Park” is a wonderful example of community spirit. There has been a fantastic community effort to…

Learmonth Park Playground

It’s not a huge park but Learmonth Park Playground in Hamilton South is a lovely little neighbourhood park. Learmonth Park If you’re looking for…

Islington Park

With lots of fun equipment a well as a scooter track, Islington Park is a great playground for kids of all ages. Islington Park…

Jesmond Park

There’s a surprisingly large number of things to do at Jesmond Park. Whether you feel like visiting a playground, having a picnic, going on…

Pelican Park

If your family feels like a play in a playground and a swim at a gentle lakeside beach on Lake Macquarie, visit Pelican Park….

Wallsend Brickworks Park

Combine history and play on a family day out to Wallsend Brickworks Park, site of a historic brickmaking operation. Brickworks Park On the site…