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Pack a picnic, grab your friends and family and go and explore our very own natural playground.

Parks

James Overell Park

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For those who enjoy a picnic outdoors. Let the kids entertain themselves on the playground.

Download and view a map of the sport fields layout (PDF 407kb)  

Visit our Sport field closures page for updates related to weather conditions.

Details of sports field closures due to renovations can be found on our renovation schedule.

For details and maps of the dog off leash and prohibited areas, refer to the relevant park map in Southport on our Central suburbs - Off-leash dog exercise areas and prohibited areas page.

Dogs must be walked on a leash in all other areas unless otherwise stated.

You can also download the GC Dog parks app, which is available for both iPhone and Andriod devices, providing information about dog parks on the Gold Coast, including the on-leash, off leash and prohibited areas.

Associated facilities:

  • Barbecues
  • Dog off leash
  • Drinking fountain
  • Fitness station
  • Playground
  • Sports field
  • Toilets
  • Water tap

Associated sports:

  • Rugby union