Council’s playgrounds, outdoor fitness equipment, skate parks and tidal pools are open for community use. The public gathering rule of no more than 30 people from midnight 30 December 2020 applies in these areas.

Sportsgrounds remain open for non-structured sports use. Public BBQs remain closed.

Please note the following:

  • Caution is urged when using these areas.
  • Stay home if you are sick.
  • Please observe current government guidelines for social distancing and gatherings of people.
  • It is your responsibility to leave an area if it is too busy.
  • Ensure thorough hand washing or use of hand sanitiser before and after use.
  • Maintain good hygiene practices for the safety of our community.

For more information on what you can and can’t do in NSW please see:

Dog running in off leash area

Off-Leash Dog Areas

There are six dedicated off-leash areas in Hornsby Shire.

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Lisgar Gardens

Featured Parks

Crosslands Reserve - Camping ground on Berowra Creek, within Berowra Valley Regional Park.

Fagan Park - Regional park with Netherby Homestead, Gardens of Many Nations, picnic shelters, playgrounds and Eco Garden.

Lilian Fraser Garden - Small, heritage-listed woodland garden with rare and unusual plants.

Lisgar Gardens - Sandstone terraced gardens with heritage camellias, formal lawns, fishponds, waterfalls and an inclinator.