This unique picnic spot is just off the Bay Walk with outstanding views of the Iron Cove.


Getting To Rodd Park, Rodd Point


Where Is It?

Located at the eastern end of the Bay Walk, and overlooking Rodd Island and the Iron Cove, Rodd Park is an elevated headland with a unique aspect situated just off Henley Marine Drive.

Address

Three nearest street address is Henley Marine Drive and Brisbane Avenue, Rodd Point, 2046

Parking

There is a dedicated parking lot for the park and Dobroyd Sailing Club. Alternatively there is limited street side parking along Henley Marine Drive.

Maps

Google Maps Link – Rodd Park | Rodd Point


Things To Do


Picnic & Barbecue Areas

There are a handful of undercover tables and benches surrounding a barbecue area with three hot plates. The natural shade provided by the trees and the 280 degree water views make this a serenely spectacular place for a picnic.

Weddings & Receptions

Rodd Park is a popular spot for wedding photos and ceremonies. To book contact Canada Bay Council’s Recreational Bookings Coordinator on 9911 6555 or email openspacebookings@canadabay.nsw.gov.au.

Dobroyd Aquatic Club

The club teaches anything from windsurfing to sailing and rowing at beginners level all the way up to expert. The hall is also available for hire. Check their website for more info.

Book Lovers

Generally quietly during the week, Rodd Park make for an idyllic place to while away a few hours with a nice book.

Fishing

Fishing within the Iron Cove from Rodd Point Park is permitted provided you carry a valid fishing licence and poverty the regulations found on local signage. Due to toxins in the water is not recommended that you eat anything from the river.

Bay Walk / Run /Cycle

The Bay Walk extends north towards Birkenhead Point and south towards Five Dock, Lilyfield & Leichhardt.

Rodd Point Park Dobroyd Aquatic Club Sydney


Amenities


  • Food

    There are barbecues in the park. Nearby Nield Park has a cafe with views of the Bay.

  • Rubbish Bins

    There are rubbish bins near the barbecue area.

  • Toilets

    Toilets at aquatic club

  • Can I take my dog?

    There is no signage so keep your dog on leash if you take him or her to the park.

  • Can I Ride My Bike?

    Rodd Park is along the Iron Cove Bay Walk which is also a dedicated riding track.


Nearby


Nield Park Rodd Point Sydney

Nield Park | Rodd Point

Home to Nield Park Pavillion Care and a small playground this park is just up Henley Marine Drive from Rodd Park.


Timbrell Park Bay Walk Iron Cove Sydney

Timbrell Park | Five Dock

Famous for Livvi’s Place playground and home to the Five Dock baseball club this park also boats picnic areas, a walking track and vast field of space.


Five Dock Park Sydney

Five Dock Park | Five Dock

Five Dock’s central village green is only a stone’s throw from the strip and offers gardens, picnic areas, playing fields and a skatepark.


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