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10 Nov 2019

No down time for sports at Centennial Parklands!

Sydney's busiest community sports venue has smashed participation records for the recently completed winter season, with more than 750,000 people playing and training across Centennial Parklands!

Check out these numbers:

  • 35 turf sports fields across Centennial Parklands

  • 16,600 hours of sports bookings

  • 148 sports clubs and associations booked our fields

  • We hosted over 75 individual schools

  • 71 athletics carnivals held!

The most popular sports played across the Parklands were:

  • Football

  • Athletics

  • Rugby Union

  • Touch football

  • Cricket

  • Australian Football League

  • Rugby League.

Throughout the year we also hosted sports such as Cross Country, Frisbee, Tag, Gridiron, Touch Rugby League, mixed School sports and games, Gaelic Football and Corporate sports and team building. Who said winter was a quiet time in the Parklands!

Sports in Centennial Parklands

But 11,000 reasons to look forward to summer

After such a busy winter season, our sports fields required a bit of R&R. You will notice our fields have taken a well-rested break with new turf laid - 11,000 sqm of new turf, to be exact.

Every year over $1 million is invested into maintaining sports fields which includes the annual sports field renovation program.

This summer - come play!

This summer is an exciting time with three of our fields in Moore Park West returning to the community after being offline for Light Rail works.
 
The summer season is now in full swing. Check out this video and see why we are Australia’s largest community sporting precinct….

Get outdoors and enjoy all the opportunities the Parklands offers. Find out more about sports and how to get involved here.

Centennial Parklands - come play!


 

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