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King George VI Memorial Reserve

Enter King George VI Memorial Reserve via a small entrance off East Boundary Road, and enter an expanse of recreational opportunities. It offers loads of space for walking, great facilities for relaxing, socialising or playing, as well as many sporting activities.

Features

  • Basketball ring

  • BBQ Facilities

  • Birdie golf cage

  • Dogs – off leash

  • Dogs – on leash

  • Toilets

  • Walking Path

  • Playground

  • Rotunda or picnic shelter

  • Tables

  • Seating

  • Multi-purpose hit up wall

  • Tennis club

Playground

The kids will have heaps of fun in the challenging playground, which includes:

  • rope climbing frame
  • swings and basket swing
  • large bug springers and stand up spinners
  • education panels
  • fireman's pole

Book and reserve a picnic shelter

To apply online you will need to create an account or login. The cost to book a picnic shelter starts at $145.

The full booking fee payment is required within 48 hours of receipt of invoice.

You are required to email us proof of payment if your booking has been approved within 48 hours notice from your booking date.

Equipment such as marquees, jumping castles, petting zoos and BBQs are not permitted without written consent from us. 

Please note:  A minimum notice of five (5) business days is required for all bookings (subject to availability).

BBQs are a free communal facility for all users of the park. They are not included as part of a picnic shelter reservation.

Active recreation

King George VI Memorial Reserve has many opportunities for recreation, including:

  • two sports grounds (cricket and football)
  • basketball half court
  • multi purpose hit up wall with tennis lines, targets and soccer goals
  • a golf birdie cage
  • ball toss tower and netball ring
  • cricket training nets

Did you know? King George VI Memorial Reserve is home to Bentleigh Junior Football Club, Bentleigh ANA Cricket Club, East Bentleigh Central Cricket Club and Kings Park Tennis Club.

Dog off-leash information

  • Both sports grounds at King George VI Memorial Reserve are off-leash.

Please note: dogs should be on-leash within 20m of the playground and during sports club training and competition.

Learn more about dog walking in Glen Eira