Hire a Sports Facility
- Written by Adam Gatt Penrith City Council (02) 4732 7777 (02) 4732 7958 firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.penrithcity.nsw.gov.au 601 High St Penrith NSW 2750 Australia
Council manages 52 sporting facilities for 21 sporting codes, including 132 full-size fields and 65 hard courts. Many are available for seasonal allocation, casual hire or special event bookings.
Council advertises for applications and undertakes an assessment process before each season to ensure a fair allocation of grounds for seasonal use. Allocation will be at Council's discretion, considering factors such as community benefit, prior use and the need to schedule maintenance, ground regeneration and capital works.
- Summer season: 3rd Saturday in September to 1st Sunday in March
- Winter season: 3rd Saturday in March to 1st Sunday in September
Casual or one-off / special event booking
Our sporting grounds are available for hire on a casual basis for training and games, special events, carnivals and community activities.
Prices and permits vary depending on the nature of the booking and the park/ reserve requested.
Find out more below and read our Terms and Conditions for hiring a Sportsground.
These forms must be returned at least 10 working days before the event date.
Playgrounds and barbecue/ picnic facilities cannot be reserved. These are available on a “first in best dressed” basis. We ask users to leave the facility clean and tidy for the next user.
Schools wishing to use Council facilities need to submit an application form. Please contact Council on 4732 7930.
Applications use of Council Sporting Grounds
Summer 2021 - 2022
18 September 2021 – 6 March 2022
Applications are now open for use of Penrith City Council's sporting grounds for the Summer 2021- 2022 season (18 September 2021 – 6 March 2022). The allocation of fields will be at Council's discretion and will include consideration of factors such as community benefit, prior usage and the need for schedule maintenance and capital works.
New Hirers are encouraged to contact the Community Facilities and Recreation
Applications are required to be received by Community Facilities and Recreation prior to Friday 6 August 2021, 4:00 pm.
Applications can be submitted by:
- Postal - PO BOX 60, PENRITH NSW 2750