Sport and Leisure news

Free learn to swim classes

Free learn to swim classes for beginners

Published on Friday, 21st September 2018

Fairfield City Leisure Centres will run free demonstrations and classes to encourage water safety in the community, as part of NSW Water Safety Week, from 2-5 October.

  • Rosford reserve

    Grandstand covered for spectator comfort

    Published on Tuesday, 18th September 2018

    Weekend sportspeople, spectators and school students will now be better protected from the elements with Rosford Park grandstand in Smithfield sporting a new cover.

  • New off-leash dog park opens with special recognition of local animal lover

    New off-leash dog park opens with special recognition of local animal lover

    Published on Monday, 17th September 2018

    Dog owners have a new off-leash dog park so their pooches can exercise, socialise, run free and frolic.

  • Artist impression of the new slldes coming to Aquatopia.

    New thrill rides at Aquatopia

    Published on Friday, 31st August 2018

    Fairfield City Council is turning up the thrill factor at Aquatopia this swimming season, with the construction of five new exciting slides.

  • Fairfield community wins much-needed fitness equipment for their hospital. Photo: Fairfield City Mayor Frank Carbone with Fairfield Hospital physiotherapists (L-R)Toni Andary, Minh Pham and Melissa Farrugia.

    Fairfield community wins much-needed fitness equipment for their hospital

    Published on Thursday, 10th May 2018

    Fairfield City Council’s Prairiewood Leisure Centre and the community successfully joined forces to help Fairfield Hospital win much-needed fitness equipment.

  • Mayor Carbone painting lines for new badminton courts at Cabravale Memorial Park with Council worker.

    Cabravale Memorial Park upgraded for popular sports

    Published on Tuesday, 24th April 2018

    Residents can soon play popular local sports, badminton and table tennis, with Council investing more than $100,000 to upgrade Cabravale Memorial Park near the Cabramatta City Centre.

  • Get walking and keep fit this autumn. Photo of Mayor Carbone at Benghazi Park walking with Fairfield City residents.

    Get walking and keep fit this autumn

    Published on Monday, 23rd April 2018

    The cooler autumn months are an ideal time to get out and get fit with family and friends and it just got easier with Council opening new circuit walking paths in Bossley Park and Wetherill Park this month.

  • Lansvale Park on Knight Street, Lansvale, is our park of the month. Why don't you check it out with your children today?

    Fun biking at Lansvale Park

    Published on Wednesday, 4th April 2018

    Lansvale Park on Knight Street, Lansvale, is our park of the month. Why don't you check it out with your children today?

  • Splash and dash stations at our healthy parks

    Published on Monday, 19th March 2018

    Council is installing easy to use drinking water refill stations provided by Sydney Water at some of the City’s busiest parks.

  • Cool down with $30 family passes at Aquatopia

    Cool down with $30 family passes at Aquatopia

    Published on Friday, 16th March 2018

    This weekend is set to be a scorcher with temperatures in the mid to high thirties and there is no better place to cool down than Aquatopia Water Park with special discount rates on family passes.

  • St Johns Park makeover completed

    St Johns Park makeover completed

    Published on Thursday, 8th March 2018

    Residents now have more opportunities to get out and about and be healthy with Council investing more than $500,000 to turn St Johns Park recreational area into a mini sporting precinct.

  • Bunker Park

    Check out Bunker park

    Published on Monday, 19th February 2018

    Bunker Park in Bonnyrigg is one of the newest playgrounds in our city. Have you tried it out yet?

  • SRAG

    Sports representatives needed for advisory group

    Published on Tuesday, 30th January 2018

    The Fairfield Sports and Recreation Advisory Group (SRAG) is seeking new members for its next 2 year term.

  • Shooting hoops and basketball games with friends just got a whole lot better with upgrades to the Heysen Park basketball court in Abbotsbury

    Heysen Park basketball court upgraded

    Published on Monday, 25th September 2017

    Shooting hoops and basketball games with friends just got a whole lot better with upgrades to the Heysen Park basketball court in Abbotsbury

  • NEW MULTIUSE PARK APPEALS TO ALL

    New multi-use park appeals to all

    Published on Friday, 25th August 2017

    Residents in Bonnyrigg and surrounding suburbs now have a new quality play and recreation area with the unveiling today of Bunker Park in the New Leaf Estate.

  • Futsal Court opening

    Council delivers new futsal court at Emerson Park

    Published on Thursday, 24th August 2017

    Local soccer clubs, schools and residents now have access to more fun fitness and health opportunities, with a new futsal court at Emerson Park in Wetherill Park.

  • The finishing touches to an upgrade of St Johns Park have been completed with the installation of new outdoor gym equipment.

    St Johns Park makeover completed

    Published on Thursday, 17th August 2017

    The finishing touches to an upgrade of St Johns Park have been completed with the installation of new outdoor gym equipment.

  • Council is proposing to complete minor works upgrading Prout Park, located on the corner of Oliphant Street and David Street, Mount Pritchard.

    Have your say on Prout Park upgrades

    Published on Thursday, 17th August 2017

    Council is proposing to complete minor works upgrading Prout Park, located on the corner of Oliphant Street and David Street, Mount Pritchard and is encouraging you to have your say.

  • Outdoor exercise program Gyms in Parks will return to Bosnjak Park

    Successful outdoor exercise program returns

    Published on Friday, 21st July 2017

    Fairfield City Council’s popular ‘Gyms in Parks’ outdoor exercise program will return in August, utilising gym equipment installed last year at Bosnjak Park.

  • Sports Community Club Spot logo

    Club Spot – A free tool for Sports clubs

    Published on Thursday, 6th July 2017

    Fairfield City has bought a tailor-made, online training and resource hub for sports clubs and volunteers.

  • Sports Community Club Spot logo

    New resource hub for club volunteers

    Published on Friday, 5th May 2017

    Fairfield City Council has purchased Club Spot – a library of resources for sports club volunteers.

  • Young girl painting

    Keep kids busy in April school break

    Published on Friday, 24th March 2017

    Parents will be able to keep their children occupied and entertained with one of Fairfield City Council’s many April school holiday programs.

  • Make Healthy Normal signage at Fairfield Adventure Park

    Fairfield City one of three Councils to engage in healthy living campaign

    Published on Tuesday, 28th February 2017

    Residents can keep track of how many kilojoules they burn with easy to read signage at Endeavor Reserve and Fairfield Adventure Park.

  • Plenty to do during Seniors Week

    Published on Monday, 6th February 2017

    Fairfield City Council will host a number of events during Seniors Week, between 3 and 12 March 2017.

  • Mayor Frank Carbone at the new amenities building at Hartleys Oval.

    New building at Hartleys Oval

    Published on Friday, 29th May 2015

    Fairfield City Council has delivered a brand new amenities building at Hartleys Oval in Canley Vale.