Parks in Lilyfield

Balmain Road Sporting Ground
Balmain Road Sporting Ground
Callan Park

Leichhardt Park
Leichhardt Park

Trevor Street Playground
Trevor Street Playground

Whites Creek Valley Park
Whites Creek Valley Park

William Stuart Playground
William Stuart Playground

Callan Park

Balmain Road, Lilyfield

Callan Park is a large heritage parkland in Lilyfield. Formerly the grounds of Rozelle Hospital (originally known as the "Callan Park Hospital for the Insane"), it features a number of exceptional heritage buildings.

The park is owned and managed by the NSW State Government. Inner West Council manages the Balmain Road and Glover Street sporting grounds only. For all other enquiries contact the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.

Balmain Road Sporting Ground

This ground is available for sporting clubs and community use. The ground consists of one full-sized association football (soccer) ground.

  • Full-sized soccer field
  • Commercial fitness training permitted
  • Toilets
  • Drinking fountain
  • Floodlighting
  • Off-leash dog exercise permitted; dogs must be on a leash during organised sporting and fitness events

Glover Street Sporting Ground

This ground has senior and junior baseball facilities and well as a junior AFL ground. It has two senior association football (soccer) grounds.

  • Sporting grounds – baseball (summer), soccer (winter) and AFL (winter)
  • Commercial fitness training permitted
  • Toilets
  • Drinking fountain
  • Views
  • Water's edge
  • Floodlighting
  • Off-leash dog exercise permitted; dogs must be on a leash during organised sporting and fitness events

Leichhardt Park

Between Lilyfield Road and Glover Street, Lilyfield

Leichhardt Park is an expansive park on the Iron Cove foreshore. The Bay Run, a popular foreshore circuit for bike riders and walkers, runs through the park. It includes a regional playground and a outdoor fitness station for seniors, the Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre, and a number of sporting grounds including the iconic Leichhardt Oval.

  • Sporting grounds:
    • Leichhardt Oval: Rugby league, rugby union, soccer, filming
    • Leichhardt Oval No. 2: Rugby league, rugby union
    • Leichhardt Oval No. 3: Two junior soccer fields (winter)
  • Playground
  • Toilets (at Leichhardt Oval No. 2 on Glover Street)
  • Picnic tables
  • Drinking fountain
  • Parking
  • Pontoon
  • Views
  • Water's edge
  • Swimming (at Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre)
  • Commercial fitness training permitted (except on fitness equipment, which is for the general public use only)
  • Off-leash dog exercise permitted within designated areas and times

Trevor Street Playground

Trevor Street, Lilyfield

Trevor Street Playground is a small pocket park with a playground and landscaping

  • Playground
  • Picnic tables

Whites Creek Valley Park

Piper, Smith and White Streets, Annandale

Whites Creek was originally a natural waterway that was concreted to improve sanitation. The area around Whites Creek is now a natural park with a range of facilities including a playground, basketball court, BBQ, picnic tables and community garden.

The area includes the Whites Creek Wetland, a sediment and purification pond. The wetland performs important ecological functions, such as filtering stormwater before it reaches Rozelle Bay and providing habitat for frogs, long-necked turtles, native fish, insects, birds and other fauna.

William Stuart Playground

Piper and White Streets, Lilyfield

William Stuart Playground is located on the corner of Piper and White Streets, Lilyfield. It is located within Whites Creek Valley Park next to a large grassed area with a range of facilities.

  • Playground

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