Waverley Park- Waverley Oval, No. 2 & 3

Waverley Park is a major sport and recreation park in Waverley and provides a commuter route for cyclists and pedestrians.

The Park holds a special place in our local cultural heritage as Waverley’s first park, being allocated in 1880 for public recreation. Waverley Park is valued for the many stories and significant items that celebrate the rich and diverse heritage of the site and broader community.

The Park consists of several facilities including’ Waverley Oval with turf cricket pitch and grandstand, a synthetic field, training fields, netball courts, multi-purpose courts, bocce court, synthetic cricket nets, fitness station and the Memorial Gardens and the Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre.

Waverley Park consists of several areas: Waverley Oval with its grandstand and turf cricket pitch, Waverley #2 synthetic field and Waverley # 3 is a smaller sized field suitable for training or small sided games. Other areas include 3 netball courts, 3 Multi-purpose courts, a Bocce court, 2 public synthetic cricket nets, a fitness station, and the Memorial Gardens.

Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre

The Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre, also known as Waverley Park Pavilion is set in the historic Waverley Park.  The recreation centre features a grandstand, an indoor sports court and changing rooms, club rooms, community room and kitchen, and a café overlooking Waverley Oval to the sea.  For more information go to the Margaret Whitlam Recreation Centre.

Location: Cnr Bondi Rd, Park Pde & Birrell St, Bondi NSW 2026

How to book: To hire Waverley Oval, no.2 or no.3 either email your request to venuehire@waverley.nsw.gov.au or telephone 9083 8300.

Public transport options: The 380, 381, & 333 bus routes drop off on Bondi Road where the Park is situated.

Main useSportaShade TreesYes
BarbecuesYes (off temporarily)ShelterYes
Play equipmentYesLine markingsby arrangement
Public ToiletsYes^PoolNo
FloodlightsYesParkingLimited on-street
Goalposts Rugby and Football by arrangementKiosk Yes 
ViewsSome Maximum Party Size  100

How much does it cost:

Waverley Oval
General use  
Weekday (7 hours or more)per day$895
Weekend (7 hours or more)per day$1045
Weekdayper hr$125.50
Weekendper hr$153.50
School athletics carnivals  
Local primary schoolsper day$132.50
Non-local primary schoolsper day$233.50
Waverley #2 Synthetic  
Standard Rate  
Peak 5pm close weekdays and all day on weekendsper hr$253.50
Off Peak 7am-5pm weekdaysper hr $230
Peak Half pitch 5pm –close weekdays and all day on weekendsper hr $143.50
Off Peak Half pitch 7am-5pm weekdaysper hr $132.50
Not for Profit  
Peak 5pm-close weekdays and all day on weekendsper hr $127
Off Peak 7am-5pm weekdaysper hr $114.50
Peak Half pitch 5pm –close weekdays and all day on weekendsper hr $72.50
Off Peak Half pitch 7am-5pm weekdaysper hr$66.50
Local Primary School rate  
Half pitch School hours 9am- 3pmper hr$33.50
Full pitch School hours 9am- 3pmper hr$64
Non-local Primary School rate  
Half Pitch- School hours 9am-3pmper hr$46.50
Full Pitch- School hours 9am-3pmper hr$79
Waverley #3  
Standardper hr$60
Not for Profitper hr$49
Local School Rate Mon‐Fri 9am to 3pm(bookings must be made)per hr$25

aProhibitions in Park: alcohol, bicycles, skateboards, portable BBQs.
Off-leash dog areas: View map
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