Mackie Road Reserve

Catering to a wide variety of interests and age groups, Mackie Road Reserve is a hub for the local community. Featuring a delightful BBQ area with tables and seating, a playground, cricket nets and sportsground the Reserve is a popular local park in Bentleigh East that has something for everyone. 


  • BBQ Facilities

  • Cricket nets

  • Dogs – on leash

  • Dogs – off leash

  • Lawn bowls club

  • Playground

  • Seating

  • Tables

  • Tennis club

  • Toilets


Kids have a lot of fun at the Mackie Road Reserve playground, which includes:

  • curved slide 
  • swings
  • chain ladder
  • shade sail for protection from the sun
  • safety fence between playground and the sports ground.

Active recreation  

Mackie Road Reserve has many opportunities for sport and recreation, including:

  • sports ground (cricket, football and soccer)
  • internal walking/running pathways
  • cricket training nets

Did you know? Mackie Road Reserve is home to Mackie Cricket Club, Club and Coatesville Tennis Club.

Dog leash information

  • The sports oval is a designated off-leash area when not in use by sports clubs. 
  • All other areas of the reserve are an on-leash area at all times.

  • Dogs must be on-leash within 20 metres of barbecues and picnic areas, children’s playgrounds, sports and recreation facilities, both public and sporting events (includes set up and take down), and any Park maintenance activities.
  • Dogs are not permitted within fenced playgrounds and sports and recreation facilities including the cricket nets. 

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