Waitara Park got a major makeover in 2019, with new tennis courts, amenities building and PCYC facility. Plus, a fab inclusive fenced playground!

Waitara Park Hornsby

Waitara Park Hornsby

While Waitara Park is 20kms north-east of Parramatta, it makes for a lovely day trip. And it’s a short 400m walk from Waitara train station (or 1km walk from Hornsby train station). Plus you can combine it with a visit to Westfield Hornsby or the Aquatic Centre…or if you need to visit family and friends in Hornsby Hospital.


Waitara Park Hornsby

Waitara Park Hornsby

The fenced playground has a range of play equipment for toddlers through to primary school kids and for kids of different abilities.

And there are shade sails over parts of the playground.

And near the new playground at Waitara Park are BBQs, picnic shelters, toilets, landscaped gardens and public art. Plus tennis courts.

Finding Waitara Park Playground

The playground at Waitara Park is located next to the tennis courts, on the northern end of Mark Taylor Oval. Parking is available on Waitara Ave, near Edgeworth David Ave. And it’s a short 400m walk from Waitara train station.

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    • Hi Helen, Waitara Park has a large playground with a few different areas. It’s good for kids from 0-10yrs in the playground but there are other things to do at the park for older kids.