Ron Short Park

Boy playing soccer in a park

A local park with a sports field, picnic facilities and a playground.

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

View a map of the sport fields layout(PDF, 504KB)

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.

Dog exercise area

This park has an area where dogs may be exercised off-leash but under effective control - refer to the map below for details. Dogs must be walked on leash in all other areas.

Map of dog exercise area(PDF, 600KB)

A dog prohibited area is the signed part of a park, reserve, foreshore or beach where dogs are not permitted. Dogs are prohibited in all children's playground areas and within 200 metres of all flagged bathing areas.


Ron Short Park, 28 Alicia Street, Southport 4215  
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