Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    List an Event/Business    Contact    Login
Join the Perth Mums Facebook Group to ask questions, seek advice, share experiences and join a vibrant and supportive community.

Dixon Park Nature Playground, Hamilton Hill

by bambootiger (follow)
South Of The River (200)      Outdoor Activities (149)      Parks and Playgrounds (104)     
Dixon Park features an awesome new nature playground set amongst fruit trees, olives trees and native bush. Located on a quiet suburban street in Hamilton Hill, the park also features an oval with football goal posts, a basketball half court and an upgraded BMX pump track.

The park has become a community hub as it is a great place to meet others who are out and about exercising, walking their dogs and taking their children to play in the nature playground. The park can be accessed by wide footpaths that are suitable for prams or to scoot, cycle, skate or walk along. If you donít live locally and are driving to the park, there are no designated parking bays therefore cars need to park on the grassed area in front of the wooden post fence.



playground fort
The large trees ensure that part of the playground is always shaded


The nature playground is popular during the day with mothers groups and is very busy weekdays after school. The centrepiece of the playground is a large wooden fort that has been built around mature trees providing lots of natural shade. The fort has different ways to climb up and down including a log ramp with rope rail, wooden stairs, a cargo net and a fireman pole.

Get yourself the perfect family portrait this year before the little ones grow up and cannot fit into that cute sailor suit anymore.
The Mandurah Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Mandurah mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
Other zones of the playground include two swings (one with a toddler seat), a wide polished concrete slide, a ďhamster wheelĒ, birds nest swing, stepping logs, rope and wood balance beams, monkey bars and a tunnel. There is a water play area with a pump that can be activated with some effort to cascade water into the dams below. It is a good idea to bring towels and spare clothes if you donít automatically pack these things! While there is an element of risk attached to some of the play areas, these have been mitigated as much as practicable with rope handrail supports and soft ground coverings of woodchips, sand and rubber mats.



playground collage
The different zones of the playground provide fun for all ages


There is a sheltered area with tables and bench seating and a free gas barbeque. You may wish to bring a barbeque mat or some baking paper to put on the barbeque as you never know what condition previous users have left it in. Rubbish and recycling bins are available and also a drinking fountain. The main drawback of this playground is that there are no toilets.



bbq tables
The sheltered area has a gas BBQ and 2 tables with bench seating


If you donít live locally and want to incorporate other activities, other nearby attractions include South Beach, the child-friendly Kerry Street Pear Tree cafe, the Manning Steps and lookout and Randwick Stables Community Garden. You may be able to see horses exercising around the stables and the community garden occasionally holds market days and events.

Essential Information
Address: Ommanney St, Hamilton Hill

Get yourself the perfect family portrait this year before the little ones grow up and cannot fit into that cute sailor suit anymore.
The Mandurah Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Mandurah mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
For more fantastic parks and playgrounds in Perth, read on here.

#South Of The River
#Outdoor Activities
#Parks and Playgrounds


Featured
NitWits All-In-One Head Lice Treatment is the only product you need to kill lice and eggs all in one go.
Perth Mums Group has put together a list of some fantastic, family-friendly events where you can celebrate the day in a safe environment.
26 Jan
Things For Kids is an activity directory for children that makes searching for school holiday activities easier and far less time consuming for busy parents.
With fun, engaging classes for children as young as 18 months, Ready Steady Go Kids is Australiaís learning multi-sports exercise program to keep the littlest members of the family active and healthy.
Meet Lisa, owner of Cherished Cherubs Babysitting Agency in Perth. She understand these demands and has experienced first-hand the difficulties of balancing work and family life.
Do you need an updated family photo?
16 Jun - 18 Aug
The Perth Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Perth mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
Do you want to learn how to knit? Or have recently started and would like to meet some new friends to share your creativity with, all while having a good chat? Perth Knitting Club has classes for you.
The Mandurah Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Mandurah mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
Itís GAME ON at Stockland Riverton these school holidays as they bring back the classic arcade games of the past and present alongside exciting gameplay of today!
20 Jan - 2 Feb
Get yourself the perfect family portrait this year before the little ones grow up and cannot fit into that cute sailor suit anymore.
Perth has a huge number of fantastic school holiday events happening in December and January, and we have found some of the best!
7 Dec - 26 Apr
Schoolís back for 2020! That means the big kids are starting a brand new year, and the little kids get mum or dad all to themselves once again!
Join the conversation on the Perth Mums Facebook Group


Enjoy affordable family photography from MyFamilyPhoto.com.au

I like this Article - 1
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by bambootiger
view all articles by bambootiger
Articles by bambootiger on Other Hubs
Keeping your own chickens at home is easy and has a host of benefits including fresh eggs
9 likes
ID: 71149
The Perth Crochet Club meets weekly to learn crochet, meet other Perth mums, and have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along!
Get yourself the perfect family portrait this year before the little ones grow up and cannot fit into that cute sailor suit anymore.
Perth has a huge number of fantastic school holiday events happening in December and January, and we have found some of the best!
Itís GAME ON at Stockland Riverton these school holidays as they bring back the classic arcade games of the past and present alongside exciting gameplay of today!
Do you need an updated family photo?
Calendar
Categories
January (127)
February (102)
March (114)
April (91)
May (132)
June (51)
July (50)
August (88)
September (115)
October (134)
November (122)
December (138)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version