Parks & Playgrounds

Playgrounds and outdoor exercise equipment are now open. Council has more than 175 playgrounds. Health authorities advise that the best ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19 include:

  • wash your hands frequently with soap and water
  • use hand sanitiser with more than 60% alcohol content, especially after touching hard surfaces in public spaces
  • try not to touch your face
  • get tested if you have any symptoms at all 
  • stay at home if you’re unwell. 

Children may need help to wash their hands thoroughly. 

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With 170 playgrounds, over 20 bushland reserves and more than 350 parks, the City of Whitehorse has something for everyone. 

Choose from a variety of facilities, including picnic areas, walking and cycling tracks, dog off-lead areas, wetlands and lakes, sites of historical significance and sculptures. We also host environmental and sustainability education for local schools, pre-schools and a diverse range of community groups. 

Our locations provide ideal spaces for birthday parties, BBQs, festivals, events, personal training and organised sporting activities.

Children, parents and carers from a wide range of ages and abilities can enjoy our playgrounds, with vibrant and colourful play spaces offering a variety of exciting play experiences and strength building opportunities.