Parramatta Park has three playgrounds: Pavilion Flat Playground for younger children near the George Street Gatehouse, Domain Creek playground on the Westmead side of the park, and the newer Paperbark Playground in the historic Gardens Precinct near the George Street Gatehouse. The Domain Creek playground is a nature-based playground with mazes made from branches and wire and plenty of green space for running around. It also has water pumps and sand diggers for busy little engineers. Our favourite zone is the pod of sunken trampolines that look like they could be portals to another world.
Got a wriggly little one with energy to burn? Let them run it off at these parks and playgrounds that know how to entertain the real bosses of the household. But before you make plans to head out, make sure you're across what you can and cannot do in Sydney right now.
Note: At the time of publication, visiting parks and playgrounds is currently allowed in Greater Sydney as part of outdoor recreation and exercise, as long as you stay within your LGA or 5km radius. Please remember to observe social distancing and good hygiene habits.
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