Council’s playgrounds, outdoor fitness equipment, skate parks and tidal pools are reopened for community use. The public gathering rule of no more than 200 people from 29 March 2021 applies in these areas.

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:

Hornsby Shire is a fabulous place for kids to play. With over 100 playgrounds located in rural, bushland and urban settings our playgrounds provide a range of experiences for all ages and abilities. Find a playground near you by using the search function.

Greenway Park
Greenway Park Playground
Small fenced playground on the edge of Greenway Park.

Play equipment; Fenced; Drinking water; Off-street parking water

Gumnut Holly Playground
Gumnut and Holly Playground
Large grassy, fully fenced playground with fitness equipment and a sheltered picnic table.

Play equipment; Fitness equipment; Fenced

Gunbalanya Park Playground
Gunbalanya Park Playground
Small playground with basic play equipment.

Play equipment

Hastings Park Playground
Hastings Park Playground
Small fenced playground situated in the Hastngs Park Tennis Complex.

Play equipment; Fenced; Toilets; Drinking water; BBQs

Hawkins Hall Playground
Hawkins Hall Playground
Small fenced playground with shade cloth situated in Hawkins Hall Community Centre.

Play equipment; Fenced; Toilets; Drinking water; Picnic tables; Shaded areas; Bookable facilities

Headen Park Playground
Headen Park Playground
Large open, grassy park with play equipment located next to Headen Park Oval.

Play equipment

Hickory Park Playground
Hickory Park Playground
Large fenced, grassy playground with play equipment and sheltered picnic tables.

Play equipment; Picnic tables; Shaded areas

Holman Park
Holman Park Playground
Large, fully fenced playground with play equipment, sheltered table and kids bike path.

Play equipment; Fenced; Picnic tables; Walking trails; Shaded areas

Hopeville Park Playground
Hopeville Park Playground
Large grassy park with play equipment and access to a BMX track.

Play equipment; Picnic tables

Hornsby Heights Community Centre
Hornsby Heights Community Centre Playground
Small fenced playground with toddlers play equipment. Situated within the grounds of Hornsby Heights Community Centre.

Play equipment; Fenced; Bookable facilities

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Featured Playgrounds

Hornsby Park playground

Hornsby Shire playgrounds offer diverse features to cater for a range of activities and ages.

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