Small adjoining green space next to Kissing Point Park with unique sculptures and artworks, it’s home to the Concord Ryde Sailing Club.


Getting To Bennelong Park, Putney


Where Is It?

Bennelong Park is located on Waterview Street in Putney, near the intersection with Douglas Street. Take Concord Road / Church Street to Morrison Street and connect to Douglas, or connect to south of Morrison Street from Victoria Road in Gladesville.

Buses

The 507 stops right out the front of the park on Waterview Street.

Ferry

The Kissing Point ferry wharf is just a stone’s throw from Bennelong Park in Kissing Point Park.

Bike Route

There are shared walking / bike paths along the foreshore and bike friendly sides streets nearby.

Address

The best street address is the corner of Waterview Street and Douglas Street, Putney NSW 2112.

Parking

There is parking on Yaralla Road. Adjacent to Bennelong Park, Kissing Point Park has parking lot near the boat ramp, and there is street side parking in the backstreets nearby.

Maps


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Things To Do


Go Sailing On The Parramatta River

Sailing the river for over 70 years, the Concord Ryde Sailing Club is a great place for budding Captains young and old to learn how to sail their own watercraft. Harness the wind with school holiday camps, junior programs and adult learn to sail. The sailing season generally runs September to April so get in touch with the folks and CRSC for some wind powered action.

Enjoy A Picnic While The Kids Play In The Playground

Kissing Point Park has a fantastic playground located back from the riverside with ample shade provided by nearby trees. Equipment includes slides, climbing frames and swings, and there’s also covered picnic areas and barbecues so the whole family can make a day of it by the river.

Cycle (Or Stroll) The Foreshore

Extending the length of both parks and south to Dyson Street, the cycleway is a fun place for kids to learn to ride their bikes while parents enjoy the scenic views. There’s also bike lock ups near the public ferry wharf for commuters.

Fishing

You need a valid fishing licence to fish in NSW, and you’ll want to heed the signage and avoid eating your catch from the Parramatta River. Still, there’s plenty of spots to cast a long including off the jetty nearby, and you’ll catch a handful of locals there most weekend mornings before the picnickers show up.


Amenities


  • Food

    There’s barbecues in the park or head up Douglas Street to Morrison Road where you’ll find the local shopping strip.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There are rubbish and recycle bins in Bennelong Park.

  • Toilets

    There is an amenities block at Kissing Point Park a short stroll from the park.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Dogs are allowed on leash in the park.

  • Can I lock my bike up?

    There are bike lock ups near the public wharf.


Nearby


Kissing Point Park | Putney

Long, shady park with amenities, boat access, playground and picnic areas, it’s adjacent to Kissing Point park


Putney Park | Putney

Popular and expansive waterfront park with a small waterpark for kids, playground and picnic areas, it’s also popular with the local fishing ground.


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