Arts, Culture & Recreation

Community Parks and Gardens

Seedling in a community garden


Council is responsible for more than 480 hectares of ‘passive’ open space. This total area is comprised of approximately 380 parcels of community parks, foreshore parks or formal parks.

These parks are generally used for informal recreation activities and can include areas with playgrounds, picnic facilities and amenities.

In addition, council cares, controls, managers or is appointed Trustee for extensive tracts of Crown foreshore reserves that fringe Brisbane Water.  

Parks with a historical context and remaining artefacts

 Location  Street address
 Pioneer Park  Albany Street, Point Frederick
 Brady's Gully  North Gosford
 Saratoga Cemetery  Saratoga
 Tomb  Wyoming

Barbeque facilities in our community parks

​Location  ​Location
 Heazlett Park, Avoca  Terrigal Lagoon Reserve, Terrigal
 Empire Bay tennis courts, Empire Bay  Terrigal Rotary Park, Terrigal
Wagstaffe Reserve, Wagstaffe
 Correa Bay Reserve, Woy Woy
 Turo Reserve, Pretty Beach  Terrigal Haven, Terrigal
 Rumbalara Reserve, Springfield  Lions Park, Woy Woy
 Katandra Reserve, Matcham  Hunter Park, Avoca
 Kincumba Mountain Reserve, Kincumber  Goodaywang Reserve, Point Clare
 Gosford Lions Park, Gosford  Broadwater Park, Seabreeze Ave, Kincumber
 Ettalong Beach Waterfront Reserve, Ettalong  Dam Visitors Centre, Mangrove Mountain
 Peninsula Recreation Precinct, Umina  De La Salle Recreation Area, Kincumber
 Fagan Park, Point Clare  Masons Parade, Gosford
 Patonga camping area, Patonga  Macmasters Beach SLSC

Community gardens

Gosford City has a number of fantastic community gardens, some well established and others in their early stages of development. 

Join in, get your hands dirty, meet new people and grow some food!  Fantastic for young and old.

Location Street Address 
Kariong Eco Garden
 Dandaloo Street, Kariong 
Kincumber ​Eco Garden
 1/20 Kincumber Street, Kincumber
Woy Woy Peninsula Garden
 85-87 Moana Street, Woy Woy
Wyoming Community Centre Garden  147 Maidens Brush Road, Wyoming
Gosford/Narara Neighbourhood and Community Garden
 2 Pandala Road, Narara

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