Arts, Culture and Recreation

Parks, Playgrounds and Reserves

Peninsula Recreation Precinct

Peninsula Recreation Precinct

The Peninsula Recreation Precinct (PRP) is a multipurpose recreation facility located at Umina Beach.

 

Dog Exercise Areas

Dog Exercise Areas

Dog exercise areas are an important component of the overall lifestyle of Gosford City. Council has 40 off-leash exercise areas in parks, and nine off-leash exercise areas on our beaches. 

 

Playgrounds

Playgrounds

Recreation facilities contribute to the physical, mental and social development of the community. This page features a full list of playgrounds in the Gosford LGA. 

 

Reserves and Lookouts

Reserves and Lookouts

Our reserves are natural open space areas conserved for their fauna, flora, heritage and landscape values. There are over 260 natural area reserves, which range in size from less than one hectare to over 600 hectares. 

 

Community Parks and Gardens

Community Parks and Gardens

Council is responsible for more than 480 hectares of ‘passive’ open space. This total area is comprised of approximately 380 parcels of community parks, foreshore parks or formal parks.

 

Event Bookings

Event Bookings

There are a number of event bookings that can be made for council’s open space areas - find out which booking is right for you. 

 

Licensed Business Use on Open Space

Licensed Business Use on Open Space

In some circumstances, business activities on open space reserves often enhances the use of our open space areas. Find out more information on what trade or business activities can take place. 

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