Facilities

Citizens Park

Highett Street (between Church and Gleadell Streets), Richmond

Citizens Park

Highett Street (between Church and Gleadell Streets), Richmond

Citizens Park is Richmond's largest park and one of the busiest in Yarra.

The oval is used for a range of organised sports and as a destination for people to relax, exercise and walk their dogs.

Personal trainers are welcome to use the oval when not in use for approved sporting events (including training).

To book the sports ground, please refer to our bookings page.

Features and facilities

  • playground
  • adult exercise station
  • barbeque
  • picnic tables
  • drinking fountains
  • public toilets
  • sports ground
  • pavilion
  • designated dog off-leash area

Dogs

  • Dogs are allowed off-leash in unfenced sporting grounds only when the grounds are not in use for approved sporting events (including training)
  • Dogs must be kept on-leash within 10 metres of sporting grounds when they are in use for approved sporting events (including training)
  • Dogs are prohibited within playgrounds at any time
  • Dogs must be kept on-leash within 10 metres of playground areas.

Access

Citizens Park is wheelchair accessible and has accessible parking.

Availability

Citizens Park oval is used by a number of community sporting groups and is booked for exclusive use as per the below schedule.

This schedule is subject to change and will be updated regularly to assist the wider community and dog walkers in planning their visits to Citizens Park.

The oval is open for the public to use outside of the hours listed below and lights will remain on until 9pm each night.

 April 2021

 Monday Tuesday Wednesday  Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
     

 1

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 2

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 3

No bookings

 4

No bookings

 5

No bookings

 6

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 7

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 8

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 9

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 10

No bookings

 11

No bookings

 12

No bookings

13

4:00pm to 7:30pm

14

4:00pm to 7:30pm

15

4:00pm to 7:30pm

16

4:00pm to 7:30pm

17

No bookings

18

8:00am to 6:00pm

19

No bookings

20

4:00pm to 7:30pm

21

4:00pm to 7:30pm

22

4:00pm to 7:30pm

23

4:00pm to 7:30pm

24

8:00am to 10:30am

25

8:00am to 6:00pm

26

No bookings

27

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 28

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 29

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 30

4:00pm to 7:30pm

   
Citizens Park may incur repair works from time to time. During these periods sections of the ground will be marked with temporary fencing. Please do not enter, or allow your dog(s) to enter these areas.

Location and contacts

Contact us about park maintenance

9205 5555

info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

Richmond