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Weddings and Parties in Parks

Below is a list of parks recommended for Weddings and Children's Parties in the local area.

 

Weddings in Parks

Leichhardt Council permits wedding ceremonies and photos, however NO wedding receptions.

  • Chairs, marquees and other structures may be permitted, with prior approval of Council.
  • Consumption of large volumes of alcohol (cartons and kegs) is not permitted in Council parks.
  • Generally weddings of over 100 people are not permitted.
  • Parking is very limited at many of our parks, so alternative transport such as walking, ferry or shuttle bus may need to be arranged for large groups.
 

FOR WEDDINGS, PARTIES or PICNICS in Parks or Reserves
Direct any enquires & forms to: Leichhardt Council Customer Service Centre
p – 9367 9222 f – 9367 9111 e - leichhardt@lmc.nsw.gov.au

A MINIMUM OF (1) WEEK IS REQUIRED TO CONFIRM A BOOKING. TENTATIVE BOOKINGS CANNOT BE MADE
Payment MUST accompany the fully completed pdf-new-icon.gifPark and Sporting Ground Casual Hire Form (PDF 237.5KB)
Use ONLY one method of communication to submit a booking – EMAIL is preferred

The following parks are recommended for weddings: 

Elkington Park - widget
Elkington Park
Glassop St, Balmain.
Ewenton Park - widget
Ewenton Park
Jubilee Place, Balmain.
Illoura Reserve - widget
Illoura Reserve
Weston St, Balmain.
Pioneers Memorial Park - widget
Pioneers Memorial Park
Norton St, Leichhardt.
Thornton Park - widget
Thornton Park
Darling St, Balmain.
Yurulbin Park - widget
Yurulbin Park
Louisa Rd, Birchgrove.

Childrens Parties in Parks

  • Leichhardt Council has many parks which are great for family picnics, birthday parties, etc. Organised gatherings of over 10 people require a park booking.
  • Chairs, marquees, BBQs and other structures may be permitted, with prior approval of Council. Please make sure you list all activities on your booking form.
  • Jumping Castles may also be permitted at certain venues with prior approval of Council. Proof of $20 million public liability insurance from the Jumping Castle provider must be attached to your booking application.
  • Parking is very limited at many of our parks, so alternative transport such as walking, ferry or shuttle bus may need to be arranged for large groups.

The following parks are recommended for Children’s Parties:

Birchgrove Park - widget
Birchgrove Park
The Terrace, Birchgrove.
Bridgewater Park - widget
Bridgewater Park
Margaret St, Rozelle.
Elkington Park - widget
Elkington Park
Glassop St, Balmain.
Leichhardt Park - widget
Leichhardt Park
Between Lilyfield Rd and Glover St, Lilyfield.
Mort Bay Park - widget
Mort Bay Park
Mort St, Birchgrove.
Wangal Nura Park - widget
Wangal Nura Park
Corner of Flood St and Myrtle St, Leichhardt.