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  • Self-guided Walks

    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures

    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book

    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Park Rules and Regulations


Like all great parks in the world, Centennial Parklands has rules and regulations to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all visitors. The rules also help us protect the Parklands’ plant and animal life.

Park rangers enforce the rules under NSW State law. If you ignore or break them, you could be fined.

Please note: the following is only a select summary of the Centennial Park and Moore Park Trust Regulation 2014. For a comprehensive list of regulations in Centennial Parklands please ensure you refer to the Centennial Park and Moore Park Trust Regulation 2014.

Visitor Behaviour

  • Personal conduct

  • Access

  • Parking

  • Picnics and BBQs

  • Consuming alcohol

  • Cycling and Rollerblading

  • Dog Walking

  • Sports and Games

  • Horse Riding

  • Camping, erection of tents or other structures

  • Animals

  • Races

  • Damage to the Parklands

  • Disposal of waste

  • Scattering of Ashes

Commercial Activity in Centennial Parklands

  • Conduct of Commercial Activity on Trust lands

  • Authorisation for events attracting large crowds

  • Filming and Photography

Enforcement and Legal Obligations

  • Requirement to state name and address

  • Fees Payable

  • Penalty Notice Offences

Additional restrictions

In order to protect public safety and the environmental and heritage assets of the Parklands, there are additional restrictions that should be complied with for specific activities. These are: