Our libraries, parks, swimming pools, community centres, gyms and other facilities are available for everyone to enjoy.

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Explore our award-winning parks, playgrounds and libraries. Attend a class at one of our gyms, have a swim in one of our pools or meet others at our community centres and gardens. If you need help, our friendly customer service centre employees are here to assist you.


The City of Sydney Library has 9 branches where you can browse and borrow from the collection, access free wifi and use our public computers and printers.


There are more than 400 parks and open spaces in the local area. Our parks cover an area of more than 188 hectares. Many have off-leash areas for your dog.

Community centres

Our community centres are open to all residents, workers and visitors.

Community gardens

Grow and harvest your own produce with your neighbours.


Spaces for use and hire