Public Parks & Playgrounds

Lions Park
Forbes Shire has many parks, gardens and playgrounds to enjoy.

Visitors and residents alike can enjoy a barbecue, walk the dog, ride a bike along the many pathways, play with friends, hold a party or simply get outdoors and have some fun! There are so many lovely parks, gardens and ovals to discover.

Council is committed to providing quality leisure opportunities and is responsible for the maintenance and development of parks, gardens and reserves. Some facilities are available for hire. As they are public facilities, exclusive rights cannot be granted. If you are interested in booking a park please complete the form here (PDF 179.7KB) and email to with “Park booking request” in the subject line.

Name Location  Facilities   Bookings
Albion Park Lachlan Street  Picnic Tables, Toilets   BOOK
Apex Lakeside  Gordon Duff Drive  Picnic Tables, BBQ, Playground, Toilets  BOOK
Crippen Park Dowling Street    BOOK
Green Park Scrivener Street    BOOK
Jenny Murphy Park   Playground
King George V Battye Street    BOOK
Lions Park Junction Street Picnic Tables, BBQ, Playground, Toilets
Nelson Park Johnson Street Picnic Tables, BBQ, Playground, Toilets
Rotary Park Hill Street
Rotaract Bandon Street Water Park, Toilets  BOOK
Sir Francis Forbes Camp Street Walking Path  BOOK
Victoria Park Court Street Picnic Tables, Toilets  BOOK
Wiradjuri Dreaming Centre Hill Street Picnic Tables, Toilets  
Wheogo Park Junction Street    BOOK