Claremont is a leafy suburb with attractive parks and gardens, providing a relaxed atmosphere for residents and visitors.

Our Parks

For a location map of all the parks in the Town of Claremont, please click here.

Please note that dogs must be kept on a leash at all times, unless otherwise specified.

Parks for Events

A number of the Town’s parks can be used for small functions. We are committed to providing residents with well maintained parks and reserves for appropriate passive recreational pursuits and gatherings, subject to the following conditions:

  • Group doesn’t exceed 30 persons*
  • Personal Training Groups must apply to the Town.  Please click here for more information.
  • There is no erection of any type of barrier to exclude the public from a park/reserve.
  • Vehicle access is not permitted. Where vehicle access is required, please click here to complete the Park/Reverse access form. Charges may apply.
  • There is no erection of a tent, marquee or other shelter/structure that involves or requires stakes to be driven into the ground.
  • Alcohol is not permitted.
  • Noise must remain at a reasonable level and complies with noise regulations.
*Larger events (30 people or more) will require a health and safety compliance assessment. Please submit an email to the Town to request an event form. Please be aware that approval may take longer than two weeks to assess and fees will apply.  Fees will be determined based on the information provided.

Parks and reserves within Claremont include:
  • Mrs Herberts Park – Victoria Avenue, Claremont*
  • Alex Prior Park – Victoria Avenue, Claremont
  • Agett Park – Agett Road, Claremont
  • Claremont Park – Bay View Terrace, Claremont
  • Rowe Park – Gugeri Street, Claremont
  • Mary Street Park – Gugeri Street, Claremont
  • John & Jean Mulder Park – Davies Road, Claremont
  • Motteram Reserve – Motteram Avenue, Claremont
  • First Avenue Park – First Avenue, Claremont
  • McLagan Park – Devon Road, Swanbourne
  • Stirling Road/The Cedus Park – Stirling Road, Claremont
  • Lake Claremont – Davies Road, Claremont
  • Parry Street Reserve – Parry Street, Claremont
  • Hatchett Park – Devon Road, Swanbourne
  • Belleville Park – Narla Road, Swanbourne
  • Ballaruk Bush – Narla Road, Swanbourne
  • McKenzie Bush – Mitford Street, Swanbourne
*Please note that Mrs Herberts Park will be unavailable for event bookings from January 2018, due to the construction of new toilets and carpark and the redevelopment of the Freshwater Bay Museum. We apologise for any inconvenience caused while we work on improvements to this much valued community facility.

Other facilities available in the Town of Claremont are:

  • Cresswell Park
  • Claremont Oval
  • Claremont Bowling Club
  • Claremont Tennis Courts

For information about hiring these facilities, please contact the relevant clubs. For contact details, click here.

Park/Reserve Vehicle Access

The Town, at its discretion, may approve vehicle access through its parks/reserves to adjacent private lots for construction or maintenance purposes. To ensure this access does not disadvantage other residents or park users, nor incur a cost to the Town, all applicants will be required to comply to ALL of the following requirements:

  • For a Park/Reserve Access application form click here
  • Pay all fees and charges as approved by Council (see application form for a listing of these).
  • Provide a Public Liability Insurance Certificate of Currency (if applicable)  to the value required by the Town to comply with all conditions of use issued by the Town.

For any further enquiries, please click here to contact us.