Hire a Park or Reserve

The City’s parks and reserves can be hired for social or corporate events and functions including weddings, charity walks and fun runs. With more than 50 sites around the City, there is a space to suit all occasions from small get-togethers to large-scale functions.


The following parks can now be booked online using the links below. The cost of hire will be calculated once you have entered your requirements. The fees and charges schedule at the bottom of this page will give you an indicative hire cost.

Please note that four weeks notice is required for all bookings and large functions require 6 weeks notice. 

Bookings for major events

Applications for major events, which may have over 500 people, are required 12 weeks prior to the event date. Please use the Special Events Booking Application Form for major event bookings. 

Recreation (passive) Reserves

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Contact us

For enquiries about hiring City parks and reserves, please contact the City's Bookings Office.