Off-Leash Dog Parks

Dog-Off Leash Areas.jpg

Designated off-leash or free run areas are located at the following reserves:

In all other parks and public places dogs must be on-leash at all times.

Some free run areas may have time restrictions in place to protect the amenity of adjoining residences.

All dogs within a designated off-leash area must be supervised.

This person MUST:

  • Be a competent person over 16 years of age
  • Be able to control the dog/s by voice command
  • Remove and dispose of all dog waste
  • Have no more than four dogs under their control
  • Not allow restricted breeds or dogs declared as dangerous to use off-leash areas


Under the terms of the Companion Animals Act (s14) the following public places are prohibited for dogs off OR on-leash:

  • Within 10 metres of children's playground equipment
  • Within 10 metres of food preparation areas such as public barbeques and kiosks
  • Active recreation areas such as sports fields, ovals and courts (during the playing of organised sport)
  • Public bathing areas
  • School grounds unless with the permission of the principal
  • Child care centres unless with the permission of the director
  • Shopping areas unless with permission

Council has also resolved to monitor the presence of dogs in bushland reserves and report any affects upon biodiversity.

New Dog Off-leash Areas

Colbarra Place Reserve (under construction) in West Pennant Hills and Indwarra Avenue Reserve in North Kellyville were selected as new dog off-leash areas. 

Indwarra Avenue Dog Park Now Open

Explore the new Indwarra Avenue off-leash dog park in North Kellyville. Just 200m north of North Kellyville Square shopping centre, this park is great for smaller dogs to run and play.

Indwarra Dog Park.jpg