Playgrounds for toddlers

Published on 18 July 2022

golden fields water play with toddler

What better way for your toddler to use up their energy than at a local playground.

Playgrounds make our communities stronger and provide varied development opportunities for children of all ages. We have over 250 playgrounds across the council.

Below a list of playgrounds perfect for toddlers to enjoy in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

Play needs of older children are also catered for at these playgrounds. 

Solandra Reserve (Modbury North)

A visit to this recently upgraded reserve is an excellent way to spend a morning or afternoon with your toddler. Existing play equipment has been enhanced with water and sand play elements and a cycle track. The track is suitable for trikes, bikes, scooters and skateboards.

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Illyarrie Reserve (Surrey Downs)

This hidden gem offers two play areas including a toddler-sized pirate ship playground, climbing equipment, flying fox, swings and a fire truck. The nature play logs also provide an opportunity for balancing and coordination development.

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Barmoral Reserve (Dernancourt)

This spacious reserve has two separate playground areas, including a large toddler-friendly playground space. The large gum trees and irrigated lawns surrounding the park provide plenty of shady areas to sit under.

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Golden Fields (Golden Grove)

This large reserve includes three playground zones, plus additional play elements including climbing boulders and balancing surfboard. Toddlers will also enjoy the water and sand play sensory area. The large grassed area is perfect for ball games and picnics.

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Hargrave Reserve (Modbury Heights)

This large, grassy park and shaded younger-years playground make this reserve a perfect location for toddlers. The bouncing car and connect-4 games are sure to grab your toddler’s attention.

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Valley View Reserve

A modern and shaded playground with a flying fox for your child to enjoy. This quiet reserve is the perfect spot for a birthday party, offering barbeque, toilet facilities and shaded picnic tables.

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