Parks and facilities

How do we fund our parks and recreational facilities?

Visit our open space funding page to find out how we prioritise and fund our parks and recreational facilities. 

Where are the dog parks in Yarra? 

Use our online parks directory to find dog friendly parks in Yarra. Make sure you check where the off-leash and on-leash areas are in each park.


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  • Dights Falls

    Dights Falls

    Trenerry Crescent, Abbotsford
    With strong heritage character and its natural beauty Dights Falls is a tranquil escape from the noise and chaos of the city.
  • Edinburgh Gardens Open Space 3

    Edinburgh Gardens

    Alfred Crescent, Fitzroy North
    Edinburgh Gardens is located in the heart of North Fitzroy with lawn areas, shady and sheltered spots, garden beds and specimen trees, connected by an extensive network of paths.
  • Egan Park

    Egan Park

    Corner Egan Street and Egan Place, Richmond
    Egan Park is a small reserve located in Richmond, close to West Richmond station.
  • Fairfield Amphitheatre 4

    Fairfield Amphitheatre

    Fairfield Park Drive, Fairfield
    The Fairfield Amphitheatre, set in the midst of Fairfield Park, is an impressive venue for outdoor performances and ceremonies.
  • Fairfield Park

    Fairfield Park

    Heidelberg Road, Fairfield
    Fairfield Park is the perfect destination on the banks of the Yarra River with the Fairfield Boathouse and Amphitheatre.
  • Flockhart Reserve

    Flockhart Street, Abbotsford
    Flockhart Reserve is a small open space on the banks of the Yarra River in Abbotsford.
  • Gahan Reserve

    Gahan Reserve

    Park Street, Abbotsford
    Gahan Reserve is a popular local park with barbeque facilities, a half basketball court and the southern half of the park is available for dogs off-leash walking.
  • Garryowen Park

    Garry Owen Park

    Leicester Street, Fitzroy
    Garryowen Park is a small local park, located in the heart of Fitzroy between Nicholson and Brunswick Streets.
  • George Knott Reserve

    George Knott Reserve

    Heidelberg Road, Clifton Hill
    George Knott Reserve is the centre for athletics in Yarra and used by athletics clubs which cater to all ages and abilities.
  • Hall Reserve

    Hall Reserve

    The Esplanade, Clifton Hill
    Hall Reserve has 2 playgrounds within the shady lawns and running through is the Merri creek and scenic Capital City Trail connecting bike riders and walkers to the Yarra River.
  • Holden Byrne Reserve

    Holden Byrne Reserve

    Corner Byrne and Holden Streets, Fitzroy North
    Holden Byrne Reserve has expansive and shaded lawns, playground and BBQ/picnic area.
  • Janet Millman Reserve

    Janet Millman Reserve

    Brunswick Street North, Fitzroy North
    Janet Millman Reserve is a green strip in Fitzroy North between Nicholson and Rae Streets that forms part of the Capital City Trail.
  • Kevin Bartlett Reserve

    Kevin Bartlett Reserve

    F.R.Smith Drive, Burnley
    Kevin Bartlett Reserve is home to 5 sporting fields, a playground, barbeque/picnic facilities and adult exercise equipment, so a great place for all of the family to enjoy.
  • Langdon Reserve

    Langdon Reserve

    Corner Nicholson and Miller Streets, Fitzroy North
    Langdon Reserve is a great place for the family to enjoy the picnic and barbeque facilities as well as the playground.
  • Linear Park

    Linear Park - Inner Circle Railway Linear Parklands

    The parklands are adjacent to Park Street, which runs from North Fitzroy to Princes Hill.
    The Inner Circle Railway Linear Parklands extends from Rushall Station in North Fitzroy to Bowen Crescent, Princes Hill and follows the alignment of the former Inner Circle Railway.