Published 13 January 2021


There are many spaces, both indoors and outdoors and for people of various ages, to stay active this summer. Find a place of activity near you!  

Splash on at Waterworld  

Beat the heat this summer with a visit to Waterworld Aquatic Centre (Ridgehaven).

There’s something for everyone, with three outdoor pools, waterslides, an interactive splash pad, café, plus shady lawns and barbecue and picnic facilities. Remember to book online before visiting. You can also book a birthday party or swimming lessons.

More info. 

High-octane action at skate parks

Visit a skate park for some high octane, energy-burning action at Modbury Skate Plaza  (Ridgehaven) or Golden Fields Reserve (Golden Grove).

Both sites are suitable for beginners through to experienced riders and are lit until 10pm daily for inline skating, skate boards, BMX and scooters.

More info.

Get Modfit 

Looking to get fit but have health conditions? Consider joining a Modfit fitness class at just $7 a session.

Modfit is available at Turramurra Recreation Centre(Highbury) on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9.15am. It's also offered

at Golden Grove Recreation Centre (Golden Grove) on Wednesdays, 9.15 or 10.15am. 

More info.

Run, explore, crawl at Junior Gym

Let your under five-year-olds run, explore and crawl and sing at a Junior Gym session at Turramurra Recreation

Centre. See our website for school holiday sessions. There’s lots of indoor play equipment available at sessions

held on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9.30 or 10.30am. It costs $8 per child or buy a 10-session pass for $70 per child.

More info.

Pawsome times at a local dog park

Dogs and walking are a perfect match!

As well as regular walks, consider taking your dog to a dog park for fun and socialisation with other dogs.

Our dogs parks

  • Tails Trails at Ashley Avenue Reserve (Ridgehaven)
  • Golden Grove Dog Park (Golden Grove)
  • Bentley Dog Park  (Holden Hill)

More info.

Golden opportunities at Golden Fields 

There’s plenty to love about Golden Fields Reserve (Golden Grove). The reserve has playgrounds and shaded picnic and barbecue areas

It also features a BMX track, multi-use sports rage cage for ball games, a skate park and exercise equipment for all fitness levels.

Golden Fields is one of over 120 playgrounds in our City.

More info about Golden Fields

Our other playgrounds