Multizone parks and time share reserves

Dogs being walkedThe following parks and reserves have both on-leash and off-leash areas.

Please refer to signs in the parks for guidance about where you can exercise your dog off- leash.

*Shaded areas on the maps below represent the off-leash portion of the park.


  • Gahan Reserve, South

View Gahan Reserve in a larger map


  • Coate Park, Coate Avenue

View Coate Park in a larger map

Carlton North

  • Curtain Square, Curtain and Rathdowne streets

In March 2010, Council agreed to retain the fenced off-leash area in Curtain Square, and will seek to make additional improvements to the area.

Clifton Hill

  • Border to run diagonally from Gold Street along centre path to picnic area and then north to north terrace; with off-leash on north east side of path and on leash rest of park.

View Darling Gardens Off Leash Area in a larger map

Fitzroy North

  • Edinburgh Gardens, St Georges Road and Brunswick Street

View Edinburgh Gardens Off Leash Area in a larger map 


  • Kevin Bartlett Reserve, Yarra Boulevard and F.R. Smith Drive

View Kevin Bartlett Reserve in a larger map


  • Barkly Gardens, Mary Street.

View Barkly Gardens Off Leash Area in a larger map

Time share reserves

Dogs may be exercised off-leash before 9.00am and after 5.00pm at:



  • Alphington Park including oval, Parkview and View streets


  • Williams Reserve, Victoria and Burnley streets
  • McConchie Reserve, Mary Street
  • Dame Nellie Melba Memorial Reserve, Coppin Street.  

Further information
Compliance Branch
9205 5166

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