COVID-19 update:

As per the Premier’s announcement on Tuesday 7 July, we have been directed to move back to Stage 3 Stay at Home restrictions. Find out more about how this will impact Council services in our COVID-19 services update.

Colin Street Reserve

Colin Street Park is a quaint suburban park in Bentleigh East. With a large grassy open space and small playground, it is ideal for relaxing with a picnic or bringing the kids to play.

Features

  • Dogs – on leash

  • Walking Path

  • Playground

  • Rotunda or picnic shelter

  • Seating

How is COVID-19 impacting our parks?

For the continued good health of our community and as a measure to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, in line with Government restrictions, we have:


  • closed our playgrounds, outdoor fitness equipment and skate park until further notice
  • restricted use of drinking fountains and barbecues
  • suspended bookings for our venues, parks, picnic shelters and sports facilities until further notice.

Some sports facilities remain available to support active recreation during lockdown, we encourage people to be active in our parks but otherwise Stay at Home. When you are out in parks, remember that you cannot gather with more than one person outside your household and must stay 1.5 metres apart from other users. For more information regarding current restrictions, please visit the Department of Health and Human Services


You can use the:


  • athletics track at Duncan Mackinnon Reserve
  • cycling velodrome and lawn bowls at Packer Park (BYO bowls)
  • netball and basketball hoops and tennis hit up walls
  • golf birdie cages and cricket training nets
  • sportsgrounds and Pawfield Park (dog off-leash park in Caulfield)

Lighting will be provided from 5pm to 7.30pm for night time sport and recreation activity at the following locations:


  • Caulfield Park, Caulfield North and Princes Park, Caulfield South (Camden Ward)
  • EE Gunn Reserve, Ormond and Duncan Mackinnon Reserve, Murrumbeena (Rosstown Ward)
  • McKinnon Reserve, McKinnon and King George VI Memorial Reserve, Bentleigh East (Tucker Ward)

Stay safe. Be Kind.


UPDATED 9 JULY 2020

Playground

The playground offers moderately challenging equipment, including:

  • curved slides
  • climbing frame
  • tic-tac-toe
  • climbing wall
  • alphabet panel
  • telescope
  • crocodile balance
  • music and maze panels
  • fireman's pole
  • clatter bridge
  • tractor springer

Picnic shelter

A picnic shelter with picnic tables is located close to the playground, which allows for gatherings in all types of weather.

Please note: this shelter is not a bookable facility.

Dog leash information

Colin Street Reserve is an on-leash area, which means you must keep your dog on-leash at all times.