Have your say on planned new tracks for the Northern Parklands
As part of the long term planning of the Northern section of the Parklands, we would like to know how you use our existing track network, and how you would use the proposed new tracks.
Find out more about the exciting new plans on our Parklands Projects page.
Wylde MTB Trail Open!
We are happy to announce the Wylde MTB Trail is now open! It is free to ride and open from sunrise to sunset.
Due to the recent heavy rain, the official community open day will be held on Sunday 12 October 2014.
Western Sydney Parklands
Set in the heart of Western Sydney, the Western Sydney Parklands comprises 5280 hectares that streches 27km from Blacktown in the north to Leppington in the south. It is 16 times the size of Sydney's Centennial Parklands.
Western Sydney Parklands is a place for people of all backgrounds to meet, celebrate, learn, play and appreciate the environment. The Parklands is a venue for communities to create and manage a new sustainable future on the Cumberland Plain.
Entry to the Parklands is free and we are open every day of the year!
Your Venues explains how to access each site.
Western Sydney Parklands Trust is always working hard to improve facilities for our Parklands visitors. For more information about work being completed, visit our Parklands Projects page.
Bungarribee Track between GWH & Eastern Rd closed for sealing from 7 July
Great news – as part of the Parklands 5 Year Activation Plan the Western Sydney Parklands is rolling out the next phase of track sealing in Bungarribee, between the Great Western Highway and Eastern Road.
Many residents and users of the Parklands Track have requested that the existing gravel sections be sealed. Work began on Monday 7 July and is scheduled to be complete and open in August, weather permitting. To allow this work to occur the existing track will be closed for this period of time. During construction every effort will be made to minimize inconveniences.
Northern Parklands Track (Dean Park) - Now open!
The tracks and bridge connection have been completed are now open to the public.
The tracks have been built between the M7 Shared Path and Richmond Rd as part of improvement works to the north of the Western Sydney Parklands. They link north to south as well as Symonds Rd on the western side with Quakers Hill Parkway on the east.
The Richmond Rd car park is open for walking and cycling connections however we are unable to open the car park to vehicles until we complete approved works to the driveway that connects to Richmond Rd. We will update you about this work as soon as we know more.
Prospect Dam Cycleway
The Sydney Catchment Authority is undertaking a major upgrade of Prospect Dam. Due to this, the grounds of the dam and the cycleway will be closed until 31 December 2014. An alternative cycleway is now in place and can be viewed here.