Sporting grounds

How to book a sporting ground

Council is working on a new online booking system. Until this is up and running, please do the following:

Fill in the booking form and return it to

For further information and enquiries, contact Council's parks engagement team using this online request form.

Parks and sporting ground hire enquiry

Sporting ground seasonal bookings

Terms of service

Seasonal sporting ground bookings will be managed in accordance with the Sporting Grounds Allocation Policy (PDF 587.3KB) which states the allocation process is undertaken as follows:

  1. Staff will advertise for Expressions of Interest and distribute the Allocation Application Forms for the summer season by June and for the winter season by November. Notwithstanding this, in all cases, it is the responsibility of the hirer to ensure that application forms are requested and received.
  2. Summer applications are due back to Council in July and winter applications are due back in December. The due date will be stated on the application. Late applications will not be considered.
  3. Council staff will assess the applications in accordance with the Sporting Grounds Allocation Policy. This process takes approximately one month.