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Find a sportsground: Term 4 2022

Find a suitable sportsground for your school sports or pre-season training, or:

 

Suitability of the sportsground

It is important you check the available facilities, dates and times of the sportsground before applying. It is important to note:

  • We will not provide access to sports pavilions, please ensure that you check the toilets availability at each venue are suitable before requesting use of a sportsground.
  • Sportsgrounds can only be used for the purpose listed.
  • The grounds highlighted in bold are turf wicket sportsgrounds and will have the centre wicket isolated at all times. The fencing is not to be removed at any time and schools are advised that these grounds are only suitable for modified sports, not full ground access.

Once you have a suitable available sportsground you can apply by submitting the following forms:

Apply to use a sportsground for pre-season training

Apply to use a sportsground for school

 

Available sportsgrounds for Term 4 2022

Every term we compile a list of available sportsgrounds for use, as available below.

If a sportsground does not appear in this list it has been:

  • assessed as “restricted or minimal use only” and will be allocated in accordance with the sportsground allocation policy
  • has been closed as a result of a capital works program ; or
  • ground unsafe for activity or requires repair.
  • Turf wicket preparation will start on 5 September 2022, turf wicket ground will be unavailable until 3 October 2022. 

Full access - 5 days a week

Ground 5 days per week Toilets Suitable for
AW Oliver Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Baseball
Balcombe Park  3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Beaumaris Reserve * 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Castlefield Reserve * 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Cheltenham Park East 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Cheltenham Park West 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Dendy Park (Athletics Track) 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Athletics / Multi-sport
Dendy Park Cross Country Track 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cross-country 
Dendy Park EAST * 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Dendy Park WEST * 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Destructor Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Donald McDonald 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Elsternwick Park  Cross Country Track 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cross-country 
Elsternwick Park Oval 4 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Hurlingham Park Oval 2 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Lake Side Green (formerly Elsternwick Park Oval 3) 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Moorabbin West Oval 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Peterson Reserve Oval 2 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Trey Bit Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 No Cricket / Multi-sport
Tulip Street Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Baseball
Whyte Street Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Wilson Recreation Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 No Cricket / Multi-sport

 

 

 

Restricted access - 3 days per week

Ground 3 days per week Toilets Suitable for
Boss James Reserve *  3 October – 20 December 2022 No Multi-sport
Chisholm Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Holmes-Todd Oval * (formerly Elsternwick Park Oval 2) 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Peterson Reserve Oval 1 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Shipston Reserve * 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Multi-sport
Simpson Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 Yes Cricket / Multi-sport
Sillitoe Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022 No Cricket / Multi-sport

 

Minimal access - 1 day per week

Minimal access  1 day per week Toilets Suitable for
Spring Street Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022   Yes Soccer / Multi-sport

 

Unavailable

Banksia Reserve * 3 October – 20 December 2022
Brighton Beach Oval *  3 October – 20 December 2022
Cheltenham Recreation Reserve *  3 October – 20 December 2022
Elsternwick Park Oval 1 * 3 October – 20 December 2022
Hurlingham Park Oval 1 3 October – 20 December 2022
Trevor Barker Beach Oval 3 October – 20 December 2022
William Street Reserve 3 October – 20 December 2022

 

Booking details:

  • Fees are applied on a basis of per ground, per term and are not negotiable.
  • Casual bookings requests must be received no less than 10 working days prior to the first booking date required.
  • Council reserves the right to change any allocation due to ground conditions, risk assessment and possible safety issues – where possible Council will offer an alternate sportsground.
  • Applications are requests only until you receive written confirmation from a Council Officer.
  • School use will be monitored – bookings that are not being utilised will be cancelled and use outside of the agreed dates and times may result in other bookings being cancelled.
  • Cross Country Track bookings (Elsternwick or Dendy Park) are for track only. If school would like to utilise grounds within precinct, please ensure you book separately.
  • If you are experiencing any difficulties submitting your application or require further assistance, please contact the Recreation Development Officer on 9599 4869.

 

School bookings: Terms and conditions

Public Liability

Ground allocation will not be approved unless a copy of the Public Liability Insurance Certificate of Currency (minimum $20 million) is provided with this application.

Toilet availability

Bayside City Council does not provide access to sports pavilions. Please ensure that you check the toilets availability at each venue are suitable before requesting use of a sportsground.

Equipment and infrastructure

Schools are not to make any alterations to the Council facility, including line marking playing surfaces, without prior written consent from Council. Hirers must not erect temporary structures (such as marquees, volleyball nets, goal post etc.) or insert any items into the sportsground (such as pegs), without prior written consent from Council.

Cricket wickets

Grounds marked with an asterisk * are turf wicket sportsgrounds and will have the centre wicket isolated for matches. The fencing is not to be removed at any time and schools are advised that these grounds are only suitable for modified sports and will not have full ground access at these times.

COVID-19

It is the responsibility of the hirer to ensure that any current State Government restrictions are adhered to and that a COVID Safe plan is in place. If you are required to cancel any bookings due to State Government restrictions, you will receive a full refund of any money paid towards a ground that has not yet been used.

As fees are applied per oval, per term any use of the oval before cancellations made mean no refunds can be issued.

Ground condition

If the sportsground becomes too degraded due to weather or over-use and is deemed to pose a safety issue, Council reserves the right to cancel bookings. In this instance we will endeavour to relocate you to another sports field.

Times of use

Sportsgrounds are not available for use outside of the hours listed above. Schools requesting after hours usage of a sportsground will be subject to additional charges if the request is approved.

Details of each sportsgrounds’ final date of use are listed above. Some grounds will be available later than others depending on seasonal change over requirements.

 

Allocated times for sportsgrounds 

Dogs must be on leash within 20 metres of an area where an organised sporting event or the practising of the sporting event is taking place.

Please refer to the timetable below for information regarding sportsgrounds training schedules. This schedule is intended to provide general guidance only and is subject to change. The page will be updated, if required, in mid-May when allocations are finalised. We ask our community to be respectful when sharing open spaces.

Winter 2022:

Sportsground Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Banksia Reserve 5pm - 7pm 4:30pm - 8pm 4:30pm - 8pm 4:30pm - 8pm  

8am - 6pm 
 

8am - 5pm
Beaumaris Reserve 5:30pm - 8:30pm  5:30pm - 8:30pm 5:30pm - 8:30pm 5:30pm - 8:30pm   9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm
Boss James Reserve 5pm - 8pm 5pm - 8pm 5pm - 8pm 5pm - 8pm 5pm - 7:30pm 8am - 6pm 8am - 6pm
Brighton Beach Oval

6pm - 8pm

4pm - 8:30pm 4pm - 8pm 6pm - 8:30pm 4pm - 6pm 8am - 6pm 8am - 5pm
Castlefield Reserve 4pm - 9pm 5pm - 7:30pm 5pm - 8pm 5pm - 8pm 5pm - 7pm 8am - 6pm 8am - 6pm
Cheltenham Park West 4:30pm - 9pm 4:30pm - 8pm

4:30pm - 8pm

4:30pm - 8pm 4:30pm - 8pm 8am - 5pm  
Cheltenham Park East       8am - 12pm   8am - 12pm 8am - 12pm
Cheltenham Recreation Reserve 4:30pm - 7pm 5pm - 8pm 4:30pm - 7pm 5pm - 8pm 4:30pm -8:30pm 8am - 8:30pm 8am - 5pm
Chisholm Reserve 4.30pm - 7:30pm 5pm - 7pm  4.30pm -7:30pm 4.30pm -6:45pm 4.30pm - 8pm 8am - 6pm 8:30am - 4pm
Dendy Park Lower Pitch 4pm - 9pm 4pm - 9pm 4pm - 9pm 4pm - 9pm 4pm - 7pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm
Destructor Reserve 5pm - 8:30pm 5pm - 8:30pm 5pm - 8:30pm 5pm - 8:30pm   9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm
Donald McDonald Reserve 4:15pm - 7:45pm 4:30pm - 7:45pm 4:15pm - 7:45pm 4.30pm - 7.30pm 4:30pm- 8:30pm 8:30am- 5pm 8:30am - 5pm
Hurlingham Park Oval 1 6pm - 7:30pm 4pm - 9pm 5pm - 9pm 4pm - 9pm 4pm - 9pm 8am - 7pm 8am - 5pm
Hurlingham Park Oval 2   4pm - 9pm 4pm -  9pm 4pm -  9pm 4pm - 7pm 8am - 10:30am 8am - 5pm
Sillitoe Reserve    5:30pm - 8:30pm 5:30pm - 8:30pm 5:30pm - 8:30pm   8:30am - 5pm 8:30am - 5pm
Simpson Reserve 4:30pm - 5:30pm 4:30pm - 9pm 4:30pm - 9pm 4:30pm - 9pm 4:30pm - 9pm 8:00am-3pm 8am - 6pm
William Street Reserve     4pm - 6pm   4pm - 6pm   8am - 2pm