A quiet little reserve with a fun playground away from the hustle and bustle of Paddington’s main strip.

Getting To Dillon Street Reserve, Paddington

Where Is It?

Located between Nield Avenue and Stephen Street in Paddington, Dillon Street Reserve is a tree lined oasis accessible from Brown Street and New South Head Road, past the Weigall Sportsground.


The best street address is the corner of Nield Avenue and Dillon Street in Paddington, NSW


Limited on Street parking on Nield Avenue and Stephen Street, as well as the backstreets nearby.


Google Maps Link – Dillon Street Reserve | Paddington

Things To Do

Bring The Kids To Dillon Street Playground

Dillon Street Reserve Playground boasts some excellent playground activities including ropes climb, monkey bars, slides, swings and challenge games. There’s soft touch flooring, balance springs, and shade provided by overhanging trees. While the playground isn’t fenced, the park itself is, adding that often necessary security.

Dillon Street Reserve Playground

Have Lunch At The Shaded Picnic Tables

Grab some takeaway or pack a picnic and claim the picnic table for a picturesque break from the day. Dillon Street Park Sydney

Relax With A Good Book

Grab a park bench and while away a couple of hours with your favourite book as you enjoy the solitude and sound of wind through the trees. Dillon Street Reserve is a quiet spot away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street, and the perfect escape when you’ve got the time.


  • Food

    Head up to Oxford Street for plenty of food options including cafes and takeaways.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There’s a couple of bins in the park.

  • Toilets

    No toilets at this right park.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Is probably not a good idea to take the dog as it’s a small park with a playground. Consider Royal Hospital For Women Park nearby, which had timed off leash areas. Check below for link.

  • Can I lock my bike up?

    No bike lockups but you’ll originally never have your bike or sight here anyway.


Royal Hospital For Women Park NSW Dog Friendly

Royal Hospital For Women Park | Paddington

An expansive green space with historic ruins, shade, a fun egg chair and off leash dog zones.

Paddington Reservoir Gardens Wedding Sydney

Paddington Reservoir Gardens | Paddington

Beautifully reconstructed sunken gardens built into the ruins of the former reservoir. Shady, social and with free Wi-Fi!


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