Beautifully presented public gardens in the heart of Rockdale, Rockdale Park is the perfect place to get lost for a couple of hours.

Getting To Rockdale Park, Rockdale

Where Is It?

Rockdale Park is a village green space located on West Botany Street between Ador Avenue and Bryant Street in Rockdale. Access from Bay Street or join West Botany from Princes Highway.


The 422 stops on the corner of West Botany and Bryant Street.

Bike Route

Rockdale Park is close to the Bestic Street Cycleway.


The best Street address is corner of West Botany Street and Ador Avenue, Rockdale NSW 2216


There are parking lots on Ador Avenue and on street parking around the park.


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Things To Do

Stroll The Landscaped Gardens

Whether you just want to soak up the atmosphere or are an avid photographer Rockdale Park’s combination of natural landscapes and manicured gardens offer a serene escape from the hustle and bustle. Once you’re in the park it can feel larger than it is, with several hidden oases and opportunities to make use of the DSLR without too many interruptions.

Rockdale Park Gardens

Have A Picnic In The Shade

With plenty of trees and a pagoda in the middle of the park (as well as some picnic areas in the playground) Rockdale Park is a calm spot to bring a packed lunch on the weekend or on a sneaky day off midweek.

Rockdale Park Pagoda Picnic Area Sydney

Let The Kids Loose At Rockdale Park Playground

Near the Bryant Street end of the park, Rockdale Park Playground is fenced and sun shaded with swings, slippery dips and slides, a fort climb and sliding pole. There’s also covered picnic tables and park benches within the playground area. Wander through the magical Gardens, play on the swings, and finish off with a nice picnic!

Rockdale Park Walk Bridge Sydney

Also Popular For Weddings!

Why confine yourself to a stuffy building when you could be married under blue skies among beautiful gardens. Book and enquire with Rockdale City Council on 9562 1666 or check out their website.


  • Food

    Rpvkda!e Park isn’t too far from Rockdale Shopping Centre or head to Brighton-Le-Sands for plenty of cafe and takeaway options by the water.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There’s rubbish bins on site so keep Rockdale Park looking beautiful.

  • Toilets

    There are toilets located at the western end of the park.

  • Can I take my dog?

    Dogs are allowed on leash in the Park but not in the playground area.

  • Can I lock my bike up?

    No bike lockups at Rockdale Park.


Whiteoak Reserve Rockdale Picnic Areas

White Oak Reserve | Brighton-Le-Sands

Connecting the Women’s Playing Fields and Redmond Park to Lance Studdert Reserve and Kyeemagh Boat Ramp, this shady Park features a playground and plenty of picnic areas.

Cook Park Brighton-Le-Sands Cycleway Picnic Area

Cook Park | Brighton-Le-Sands

Running along the back of Lady Robinsons Beach, Cook Park is a great spot to find playgrounds, picnic areas and outdoor gyms, there’s also a bike path through the whole park that’s flat and easy for cyclists of all skill levels.

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