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

Picnic shelter and BBQs

The picnic shelter is located close to the playground, with 2 picnic tables available for social gatherings. There are BBQ facilities nearby to the picnic shelter to add another element to your picnic.

Book and reserve the picnic shelter

e: recservices@gleneira.vic.gov.au
t: 9524 3333

Please note: Fees apply and a minimum of 5 business days’ notice is required for all bookings. 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 leash information

  • The western side of King George VI Memorial Reserve closest to East Boundary Road (including the playground and the western oval) is on-leash
  • The eastern oval closest to Chesterville Road is off-leash.

Learn more about dog walking in Glen Eira