Black Gully Park 3 - (playground area) Holberton to Mort Streets - Newtown

Wednesday, 14 Jul 2021 13:33

Address: Oakleigh Street, Newtown QLD 4350

This section of the Black Gully network of parks is popular with young families and exercise enthusiasts, featuring a children's playground, picnic and BBQ facilities, outdoor gym equipment, wide-open grassy spaces and lit walkways.

During Spring, the parkland is transformed with beautiful flowering pear trees on show. 


The park features a children's playground with a variety of play equipment including swings, rock wall and climbing ropes as well as a brightly coloured dinosaur play area for young children.

The wide-open grass spaces are perfect for kicking a ball around and the concrete pathways provide a great spot for kids to ride their bikes and scooters.

Black Gully children's play area swings and sandpits. Black gully children's playground equipment including a rock wall and rope climbing structure.

Adjacent to the playground is an exercise equipment hub for adults. Outdoor gyms are a fantastic way to get active while enjoying the outdoors.

Look out for the QR Code on the equipment at the park and scan with your smartphone to watch an instructional workout video. 

Watch outdoor gym workout videos.

Black Gully outdoor gym exercise equipment

Picnic shelters with barbecue facilities make the perfect spot for a get together with family and friends. This area of the parkland also has a toilet amenities block with disability access.

Open grassed areas roll out either side of the creek with a long illuminated pathway connecting this area to other sections of the Black Gully Parks Network.

Black Gully picnic shelter covering one picnic table and surrounded by open green grassy space. Black Gully parkland concrete path surrounded by open grass space.

Black Gully Park 4 is located to the east and extends to Mort Street providing an attractive open space for park users.

Clearview Street dog off-leash park and Black Gully Park 2 shaded dog off-leash area can be found towards the west of the space.

Black Gully Park Network

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Black Gully Park Network


Picnic tables
Park bench
Exercise equipment
Open space
Drinking water