A popular vantage point for New Years Eve, it’s also used for junior cricket and boasts an outdoor gym and playground.


Getting To Dudley Page Reserve, Dover Heights


Where Is It?

Dudley Page Reserve is located on the corner of Military Road and Lancaster Road in Dover Heights. Take Old South Head Road to Lancaster Road or connect to Military Road from Campbell Parade in Bondi.

Buses

The 333 and 380 both run along Miltary Road.

Address

Corner of Military Rd & Lancaster Rd, Dover Heights, NSW, 2030

Parking

Parking is limited to on street parking on Military Road, Lancaster Road and Portland Street.

Maps


Google Maps Link – Dudley Page Reserve | Dover Heights


Things To Do


New Years Eve Fireworks

With sloping views east towards the city, and the Sydney Harbour Bridge in clear view, Dudley Page Reserve is a prime vantage point for New Years Eve celebrations. It’s a ticket location, which means you’ll need to buy early. On the plus side there’s drinks and food available for sale. Alcohol, glass and pets restricted.

Dudley Page Reserve New Years Eve City Views

How’s that for a view!

Junior Cricket Pitch

Perfect for team training or a casual weekend game with friends. The park is too small for full sized matches, though. Check the link below for more cricket ovals in the Eastern Suburbs.

Outdoor Gym

Get fit with the glittering harbour as your backdrop. The outdoor gym features stationary machines for making the most of your workout.

  • Outdoor Gyms In Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs

Dudley Page Reserve Playground

Playground

A small kids playground with a slide, seesaw, swings and ropes climb. Mostly for older kids, but nearby Caffyn Park has some more toddler appropriate play equipment for toddlers (See the link below). If you’re looking for more playgrounds in the Eastern Suburbs check out the link below.

Dudley Page Reserve Playground Dover Heights

No sunshades but you can’t have everything.

Get The BMX Out On The Bike Track

A picturesque spot to practice with those training wheels. It’s learning to ride their bikes will have plenty of fun on the play set afterwards.

Dudley Page Reserve Picnic Table Dover Heights

From Dusk Till Dawn

While Sydney boasts many places to watch the sunrise, there’s few places quite as magnificent as Dudley Page Reserve to watch the sun sink behind the city. On a clear day this is one of the most spectacular and underrated views in Sydney. Bring a blanket and a cool drink and you won’t be disappointed.


Amenities


  • Food

    Not to many options but there is a cafe on the corner of Miltary Road and Blake Street.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There are rubbish bins in the park.

  • Toilets

    No public toilets nearby unfortunately.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Dogs should be kept on leash while in the Park and faraway from the playground.

  • Can I lock my bike up

    No bike lock ups at Dudley Page Reserve.


Nearby


Caffyn Park Dover Heights Sydney Caffyn Park | Dover Heights

Similarly great views to Dudley Page Reserve, Caffyn Park is smaller, has a toddler friendly playground and some shady trees to rest under.


 

Dover Heights Reserve | Dover Heights

A thin strip of greenspace along the Eastern Coast with great views out to sea for whale watching.


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