Life with kids in Sydney City
This nine hectare inner city oasis is perfect for picnics, parties and a play for big and little kids.
Victoria Park features huge grassy areas, new and exciting play equipment, the lovely Lake Northram, Victoria Pool and Gardeners Lodge Cafe. It has stunning nature views and it’s pretty much in the middle of the city!
The park also features a number of historic buildings and structures including the sandstone Gatehouse, now Gardener’s Lodge Cafe, historic entrance gates, an ornamental wooden bridge and a giant Canadian totem pole. The gardens include a large number of mature native trees, formal bedding plant displays and aquatic plants. Best of all it has a new state of the art playground with areas for littlies and bigger kids to play separately.
Nearest kid friendly Cafes:
Gardener's Lodge Cafe is a beautiful restaurant/cafe.
Toby's Estate Coffee and Tea is across the road from the park - City Rd
Victoria Park Pool aquatic facility located within the park features the 50 metre King George VI Memorial Swimming Pool, a shaded children’s wading pool with water deck, a fully-equipped gymnasium, crèche, swim shop and café.
Parking: Free 2 hour parking in the park - entrance on City Rd