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Find out more information about our pools, ovals, outdoor recreation and other essential facilities.

Whether you're looking for somewhere to swim, somewhere to get active or hold an event, we have a range of facilities available to the community. Opening times, booking forms and general information can be found here.

City of Darwin - Find a Facility

Our easy-to-use facility search will help you find what you're looking for.

Whether its indoor or outdoor recreation, our comprehensive facility search lets you filter and find the right space to suit your needs.

City of Darwin - Parks & Playgrounds

Head outside and revel in our amazing tropical spaces.

Looking for a break from city life? Getting outdoors invigorates the senses and recharges our batteries.

City of Darwin - Ovals

Our ovals cater for a range of regular sports activities, informal recreation and community events.

We maintain seventeen public sporting ovals throughout the municipality for use by sporting organisations, community groups or the general public.

City of Darwin - Pools

Our hot, tropical climate calls for regular swims to cool off. Why not head to one of our public pools?

Our pools in Parap, Casuarina and Nightcliff are popular among locals and tourists. Find everything you need to know right here.

City of Darwin - Community Centres

We have three Community Centres, located in Lyons, Malak and Nightcliff.

Our wheelchair accessible community centres cater for a variety of community activities. They can be booked through Customer Service.

City of Darwin - Outdoor Recreation

We have a number of free outdoor recreation facilities available for use.

We have basketball half courts, tennis courts, velodrome, skate park and a swimming lake. Find out where they are, and use them today!

City of Darwin - Outdoor Exercise

With our many parks and green spaces Darwin is a great place to be active outdoors.

Outdoor exercise equipment is located in four of our parks to provide free, easy to access spaces to get fit and active.

A number of cemeteries are located in Darwin

Our cemeteries include the peaceful resting places of some of our earliest pioneers. Contact us for all enquiries.

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