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

Opening hours

Day Park including toilets, barbecues and dry play equipment Lake and wet play Slide Slide - school holidays, public holidays and weekends
Monday 9am to 8pm Closed Closed 11am to 6pm
Tuesday 9am to 8pm 10am to 6pm 2pm to 6pm 11am to 6pm
Wednesday 9am to 8pm 10am to 6pm 2pm to 6pm 11am to 6pm
Thursday 9am to 8pm 10am to 6pm 2pm to 6pm 11am to 6pm
Friday 9am to 8pm 10am to 6pm 2pm to 6pm 11am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 8pm 10am to 6pm 11am to 6pm 11am to 6pm
Sunday 9am to 8pm 10am to 6pm 11am to 6pm 11am to 6pm

Public holidays

Public holiday Leanyer Recreation Park and Palmerston Water Park
New Year's Day Open
Australia Day Open
Good Friday Closed
Easter Saturday Open
Easter Monday Open
Anzac Day Open after 1pm
May Day Open
Queen's Birthday Open
Picnic Day Open
Christmas Day Closed
Boxing Day Open
Darwin Show Day Open

Location

310 Vanderlin Drive
Leanyer
Darwin

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

Mobile food trucks

You can buy food and drinks from the following mobile trucks at Leanyer Recreation Park:

  • Eggy 500 - German-inspired food
  • Spice Art – A mix of flavours from India along with tea and cold drinks
  • Rush n Hour - traditional, homemade Russian-inspired food.

November 2017

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday


1 2 3 4
Rush n Hour
+
Mini Melts Ice cream
10am to 2pm
5
Rush n Hour
+
Mini Melts ice cream           
10am to 2pm
6 7 8 9 10 11
Spice Art
+
Curled ice cream      
10 am to 2pm
12
Spice Art
+
Curled ice cream      
10 am to 2pm
13 14 15 16 17 18
Eggy500
+
Mini Melts           
10am to 2pm
19
Eggy500
+
Mini Melts         
10am to 2pm
20 21 22 23 24 25
Spice Art
+
Snow Dream ice cream
10am to 2pm
26
Spice Art
+
Snow Dream ice cream
10am to 2pm
27 28 29



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.

Park contact and management

Phone: (08) 8927 4199
venues.sportrec@nt.gov.au

Print all pages in this section

Last updated: 10 November 2017