Leanyer Recreation Park

Leanyer Water Park 

Park features

All of the following are features of this park:

  • free entry
  • water park
  • swimming pool
  • children’s paddling pools
  • water playground facility
  • three water slides 14m tall and over 100m long
  • an all-abilities playground
  • a skate park
  • a basketball court with floodlights
  • a cycling path
  • shaded gas barbecues and picnic areas
  • a cafe.

Park rules

You must follow the rules at Leanyer Recreation Park. These are:

  • you must be at least 110cm in height to ride the water slides
  • children under the age of 10 years must be supervised by parents or carers
  • lifeguards are on duty during pool and water playground opening hours. 

Leanyer Recreation Park Cafe

The cafe caters for special events on site and outside the venue. The cafe has:

  • breakfast and lunch menus 
  • children's menu
  • drinks menu
  • capacity for 104 people
  • air-conditioned seating for 30
  • alfresco seating area
  • commercial kitchen 
  • function catering for up to 300 people.

For cafe contact details go to the KJS Entertainment website.

Park contact and management

Phone: (08) 8927 4199

Opening hours 

DayPark including toilets, barbecues and dry play equipmentLake and wet playSlideSlide - school holidays, public holidays and weekends
Monday9am to 8pmClosedClosed11am to 6pm
Tuesday9am to 8pm10am to 6pm2pm to 6pm11am to 6pm
Wednesday9am to 8pm10am to 6pm2pm to 6pm11am to 6pm
Thursday9am to 8pm10am to 6pm2pm to 6pm11am to 6pm
Friday9am to 8pm10am to 6pm2pm to 6pm11am to 6pm
Saturday9am to 8pm10am to 6pm11am to 6pm11am to 6pm
Sunday9am to 8pm10am to 6pm11am to 6pm11am to 6pm

 Public holidays

Public holidayLeanyer Recreation Park and Palmerston Water Park
New Year's DayOpen
Australia DayOpen
Good FridayClosed
Easter SaturdayOpen 
Easter MondayOpen
Anzac DayOpen after 1pm
May DayOpen
Queen's BirthdayOpen
Picnic DayOpen
Christmas DayClosed
Boxing DayOpen
Darwin Show DayOpen


310 Vanderlin Drive

A bus stop is close to the park on Vanderlin Drive.

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Last updated: 04 May 2017