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.

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.

Access

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 each night.

 July 2021

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

29

4:00pm to 7:30pm

30

4:00pm to 7:30pm

1

4:00pm to 7:30pm

 2

4:00pm to 7:30pm*

3

No bookings

4

No bookings

5

No bookings

6

4:00pm to 7:30pm*

7

4:00pm to 7:30pm*

8

4:00pm to 7:30pm*

9

4:00pm to 7:30pm*

10

8:00am to 10:30am

11

8:00am to 6:00pm

12

No bookings

13

4:00pm to 7:30pm

14

4:00pm to 7:30pm

15

4:00pm to 7:30pm

16

17

18

19

No bookings

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

No bookings

27

28

4:00pm to 7:30pm

29

4:00pm to 7:30pm

30

4:00pm to 7:30pm

31

8:00am to 10:30am

 

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.

* Training times may differ due to maintenance works occurring along the Gleadell Street side of park.

Location and contacts

Contact us about park maintenance

9205 5555

info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

Richmond