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Poolgarla Parkland (formerly Hale Oval) has been used as a playground and sporting ground since 1897. It provides ideal facilities for families with older children to enjoy ball sports, the popular space net and the 'learn-to-ride' bicycle path.

The venue is conveniently located near Biara Cafe (formerly Stickybeaks Cafe), which is open 7 days and available for function catering. There is easy access to parking, drinking fountains, toilets and the Willong Pavilion.

Suited to
Community groups, social and family functions, corporate functions, weddings, sporting events, fitness training
Capacity
Over 250; specific conditions apply to medium-sized events (functions over 250 people)
Parking
Limited parking adjacent to venue (disabled bays available); additional parking on Kings Park Road
Access
Short walk to venue via carpark off Kings Park Road
Toilets
Approximately 150 m at Biara Cafe, including parent room
Power
Not available
Shelter
Not available
Seating
Not available
Refreshments
Approximately 150 m at Biara Cafe, including parent room
Barbecues
Available to all park users; cannot be reserved as part of your booking
Booking times
Available 9.00 am - 6.00 pm daily; alternative hours may apply to sporting events and fitness groups upon request
Bookings
Please contact the Bookings Officer
Location
Poolgarla Family Area
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Administration car park closure

There will be limited access to the BGPA Administration building and the Kings Park Education and Learning building from Wednesday 15 June 2022 for approximately 8 weeks, due to ongoing Water Corporation works.

Water Corporation works

The Water Corporation is replacing approximately 700 metres of ageing water pipes between Mount Eliza Reservoir and Bellevue Terrace in Kings Park.

Bold Park disruption

Banksia Carpark in Bold Park is currently closed to the public due to stormwater damage.

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Floral clock debuts artistic new look

The much-loved Kings Park Floral Clock has debuted a whole new look with a modern floral makeover from an exciting artist.

Fire Ecology Burn

Researchers and bushland staff at Kings Park successfully carried out a scientific research burn in a section of Kings Park bushland earlier this month. 

New innovative AR experience launched at Kings Park

A new locally developed augmented reality experience has been launched at Kings Park in time for families to enjoy during these school holidays.

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