Ground Closures

To prevent damage to the Shire's sporting fields they are closed during wet weather. You can find the status of each field here.

ground closures

Winter weekend competition

Council decides on the ground status by 2pm each Friday. If grounds are declared open, play is allowed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the discretion of the club or association.

If grounds are declared closed, play is not allowed on Friday or Saturday. Clubs or associations using grounds on Saturdays will be contacted by phone to inform them of the closure. Should conditions improve from the time of closure, play is allowed at the discretion of the club or association for Sunday.


Weeknight evening training during winter

Council decides on the ground status by 2pm each weekday. If grounds are CLOSED on the day of training the training is not permitted. If grounds are declared open, training is permitted at the discretion of the club or association.

Council does not make a decision on the status of netball courts. Please consult your club or association for the latest update.

Ground closures are listed below. Otherwise call the wet weather line on 9847 6764.

Last updated Friday 26 August 2016, 2:15 PM


Arcadia Oval
Arcadia Road, Arcadia

Open


Asquith Oval
Mills Road, Asquith

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Berowra Oval
Berowra Waters Road, Berowra

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Berry Park
Berowra Road, Mount Colah

Open


Booth Park
Sutherland Road, Beecroft

Open


Brooklyn Oval
Brooklyn Road, Brooklyn

Open


Campbell Park
Wilga Street, West Pennant Hills

Open


Carlingford Oval
North Rocks Road, Carlingford

Open


Cheltenham Oval
Castle Howard Road, Cheltenham

Open


Cowan Oval
Bujwa Bay Road, Cowan

Open


Dural Park Oval
Quarry Road, Dural

Open


Edward Bennett Oval
Edward Bennet Dr, Cherrybrook

Open


Epping Athletic Track
Norfolk Road, Epping

Open


Epping Oval
Norfolk Road, Epping

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Foxglove Oval
Foxglove Road, Mount Colah

Open


Galston Recreation Reserve
Galston Road, Galston

Open


Glenorie Oval
Old Northern Road, Glenorie

Open


Greenway Park 1
Shepherds Drive, Cherrybrook

Open


Greenway Park 2
Shepherds Drive, Cherrybrook

Open


Hayes Park
Galston Road, Galston

Open


Headen Park
Duffy and Sinclair Avenue, Thornleigh

Open


James Henty Drive Oval
James Henty Drive, Dural

Open


James Park
Lowe Rd, Hornsby

Open


John Purchase Oval
Purchase Road, Cherrybrook

Open


Mark Taylor Oval
Waitara Avenue, Waitara

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Mills Park
Baldwin Avenue, Asquith

Ground information - call 02 9449 4933


Montview Oval
Montview Parade, Hornsby Heights

Open


Mt Kuring-gai Oval
Blackwood Avenue, Mount Kuring-gai

Open


Normanhurst Oval
Harris Road, Normanhurst

Open


North Epping Oval
Boundary Road, North Epping

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Oakleigh Oval
Giblett Avenue, Thornleigh

Open


Old Dairy Oval
Brooklyn Road, Brooklyn

Open


Parklands Oval
Parklands Rd, Mt Colah

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Pennant Hills Hockey Field
Britannia Street, Pennant Hills

Ground information - refer to association


Pennant Hills Oval 1
Britannia Street, Pennant Hills

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Pennant Hills Oval 2
Britannia Street, Pennant Hills

Open


Pennant Hills Oval 3
Britannia Street, Pennant Hills

Open


Rofe Park
Galston Road, Hornsby Heights

Open


Ron Payne Park
Woods St, North Epping

Open


Roselea Oval
Roselea Way, Carlingford

Open


Ruddock Park
Quarter Sessions Road, Westleigh

Open


Rural Sports Facility
18-20 Bayfield Road, Galston

Open


Somerville Oval
Blaxland Road, Epping

Open


Storey Park
Lodge Street, Asquith

Open - keep clear of turf wicket


Thomas Thompson (Cedarwood) Oval
Cedarwood Drive, Cherrybrook

Open


Thornleigh Oval
Ferguson Ave, Thornleigh

Open


Warrina Street Oval (LARGE)
Warrina street, Berowra Heights

Open


Warrina Street Oval (SMALL)
Warrina street, Berowra Heights

Open


West Epping Oval
Downing street, Epping

CLOSED FOR CAPITAL WORKS


Wisemans Ferry Oval
Old Northern Road, Wisemans Ferry

Open


Last updated Friday 26 August 2016, 2:15 PM



Summer Weekend Competition

During the summer season ground closures are left to the association/club.

For cricket grounds with turf wickets, a decision is to be made by the ground curator in consultation with the club by 10am on the day of the scheduled game.

For all other grounds (athletics, softball, baseball) closures are up to each club's discretion.

Council does not make a decision on the status of netball courts. Please consult your club or association for the latest update.