Facilities

Citizens Park

Highett Street (between Church and Gleadell Streets), Richmond

Citizens Park

Highett Street (between Church and Gleadell Streets), Richmond

Citizens Park is Richmond's largest park and one of the busiest in Yarra.

The oval is used for a range of organised sports and as a destination for people to relax, exercise and walk their dogs.

Personal trainers are welcome to use the oval when not in use for approved sporting events (including training).

To book the sports ground, please refer to our bookings page.

You can view the map of bookable areas (PDF, 62kb).

Features and facilities

  • playground
  • adult exercise station
  • barbeque
  • picnic tables
  • drinking fountains
  • public toilets
  • sports ground
  • pavilion
  • designated dog off-leash area

Dogs

  • Dogs are allowed off-leash in unfenced sporting grounds only when the grounds are not in use for approved sporting events (including training)
  • Dogs must be kept on-leash within 10 metres of sporting grounds when they are in use for approved sporting events (including training)
  • Dogs are prohibited within playgrounds at any time
  • Dogs must be kept on-leash within 10 metres of playground areas.

Accessibility 

Citizens Park is wheelchair accessible and has accessible parking.

Availability

Citizens Park oval is used by a number of community sporting groups and is booked for exclusive use as per the below schedule.

This schedule is subject to change and will be updated regularly to assist the wider community and dog walkers in planning their visits to Citizens Park.

The oval is open for the public to use outside of the hours listed below and lights will remain on until 9pm Monday to Sunday from 1 April to 31 October annuallyPlease note we are currently experiencing issues with the lights which are currently all switching off at 7pm. We are actioning it urgently. 

May 2022

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

 

27

4:00pm to 7:00pm

28

4:00pm to 7:00pm

29 

4:00pm to 7:00pm

30 

8:00am to 10:30am

1

8:00am to 5:30pm

2

 No bookings

3

4:00pm to 7:00pm

4

4:00pm to 7:00pm

5

4:00pm to 7:00pm

4:00pm to 7:00pm

7

8:00am to 10:30am

8

8:00am to 5:30pm

9

No bookings

10

4:00pm to 7:00pm

11

4:00pm to 7:00pm

12

4:00pm to 7:00pm

13

4:00pm to 7:00pm

14

8:00am to 10:30am

15

No bookings

16

No bookings

17

4:00pm to 7:00pm

18

4:00pm to 7:00pm

19

4:00pm to 7:00pm

20

4:00pm to 7:00pm

21

8:00am to 10:30am

22

8:00am to 5:30pm

23

No bookings

24

4:00pm to 7:00pm

25

4:00pm to 7:00pm

26

4:00pm to 7:00pm

27

4:00pm to 7:00pm

28 

8:00am to 10:30am

29

8:00am to 5:30pm

30

No bookings

31

4:00pm to 7:00pm

         

Citizens Park may incur repair works from time to time. During these periods sections of the ground will be marked with temporary fencing. Please do not enter, or allow your dog(s) to enter these areas.


Location and contacts

Contact us about park maintenance

9205 5555

info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

Richmond