A charming spot to watch a weekend cricket game or take the kids to the unique playground.

Getting To Kensington Park, Kensington

Where Is It?

Kensington Park is a large park with a cricket oval and playground Cottenham Avenue and Day Lane. Take Cottenham Avenue from Gardeners Road or Doncaster Avenue south from Anzac Parade.
The nearest bus stop is at Eastern Avenue


The nearest address is Edward Avenue, Kensington, 2033


There is dedicated parking on the corner of Edward Avenue and Cottenham Avenue, as well as streetside parking on Cottenham, Edward and Barker Street.


Google Maps Link – Kensington Park | Kensington

Things To Do

John Calopedos Memorial Playground

A unique children’s playground with swings, climbs and slides. Trees provide shade and there is also a sunshade at or end of the park. The playground has that squishy soft touch grounding and there is also plenty of bench seating nearby.

Children’s Bike Track

Circling around the playground, this small bike track is ideal for children learning to cycle, and even has a little bit of signage.

Kensington Cricket Oval

Most of the park is dominated by the picket fenced cricket oval that is also used for Rugby Leave in the winter.

Cricket Nets

There are practice nets at the eastern end of Kensington Oval.

Kensington Park John Calopedos Memorial Playground


  • Food & Alcohol

    During games you can pick something up from the kiosk. Alternatively, Anzac Parade is only a short distance away with plenty of shops, kiosks, cafes and takeaways.
    Alcohol is not permitted between sunset and sunrise.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There are rubbish bins near the playground.

  • Toilets

    Toilets are located at the back of the main building near the parking lot.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Dogs are welcome in the park but should remain on leash and away from the oval and playground. There are dog bag dispensers at the entrance near the playground on

  • Can I lock my bike up


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