Community sport in Albert Park

Community sport in Albert Park

Community sport in Albert Park

Community sport in Albert Park

Community sport in Albert Park

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Community sport in Albert Park

Albert Park

A variety of community sports are played in Albert Park. There are teams for all ages and abilities, with opportunities for social sport and competitive team sport.

Community (amateur) sports played within Albert Park include athletics, Australian rules football, baseball, cricket, frisbee, Gaelic football, hockey, rowing, rugby union, sailing, soccer, tennis, and touch football – and more.

Many clubs are members of the Albert Park Community Sporting Tenants Association. The Association may be contacted at albertparksportsclubs@gmail.com.

There are currently 20 sporting fields (see the Albert Park visitor guide (PDF) for a map), which accommodate around 42 clubs and host numerous local interstate and international sporting events. Community (amateur) sports played within Albert Park include Athletics, Australian Rules Football, Baseball, Cricket, Frisbee, Gaelic Football, Hockey, Rowing, Rugby Union, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, and Touch Football – and more.

There are teams for all ages, genders, and abilities, and many opportunities for individual sport and social sport as well as competitive team sport. See the Albert Park community sport club contact list (PDF).

Things to do in the area

 
Four friends pat their two dogs next to Albert Park Lake with the Melbourne CBD skyline in the background.

Picnic areas in Albert Park

Albert Park has nine picnic areas around the picturesque lake, which can be used for picnics and barbecues. Each area has a range of facilities including free electric barbecues, playgrounds,shelters and wide open spaces.
Two women in activewear walk their dogs while two runners approach them.

Dog walking in Albert Park

With its picturesque lake and network of trails, Albert Park offers your dog a smorgasbord of exciting sights and smells as well as off-lead areas to run and play.
Albert Park Golf Course with views of Melbourne's CBD skyline in the background.

Albert Park Golf Course

The Albert Park Golf Course is situated in the picturesque Albert Park, just 2km from the Melbourne CBD, and adjacent to the famous St Kilda Road Boulevard.
The main swimming pool at MSAC.

Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre

Facilities include; Indoor and outdoor pools,hydrotherapy pool, Wellness Zone including hot yoga, reformer pilates cycle studio, performance gym, swim analysis lab and more!

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Community sport in Albert Park

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Community sport in Albert Park

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

  • Albert Park

    Covid-19 Testing Site Relocation: Pit Lane Aughtie Drive to Aughtie Walk Albert Park

    The Pit Lane, Aughtie Drive testing site is relocating to the Aughtie Walk. This facility is being established by the Department of Health (DH).
    The facility will take up a portion of Aughtie Walk, there will be ample traffic management and direction in the surrounding area, and will be cordoned off from the general public, with security officers in attendance onsite at all times.
    The sporting facilities and the surrounding park will still be available for use by the community during this time.
    For further information about this and other testing sites, please visit https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/where-get-tested-covid-19

    Attachments: Testing Site Comms- Aughtie Walk (455KB)

  • Notices Affecting Multiple Sites

    Covid-19 Testing Site: Pit Lane Aughtie Drive – Albert Park

    The Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre testing site is soon relocating to the Pit Lane, Aughtie Drive. This facility is being established by the Department of Health (DH).

    The facility will take up a portion of the pit lane. There will be ample traffic management and direction in the surrounding area, and will be cordoned off from the general public, with security officers in attendance onsite at all times.

    The sporting facilities and the surrounding park will still be available for use by the community during this time. The below attachment outlines the change of conditions including traffic changes.

    For further information about this and other testing sites, please visit https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/where-get-tested-covid-19

    Attachments: Covid-19-Testing-site-relocation-and-road-conditions-Albert-Park (1,178KB)

    Australian Grand Prix Corporation: Planned Civil Works Notification - Update

    Dear Albert Park Users,
     
    Please see attached an updated notification from the Australian Grand Prix Corporation regarding the current civil works in Albert Park.
     
    Lakeside Drive will now remain closed until Friday 21 May 2021, with further detail of the project and road closure schedules available via the http://grandprix.com.au/community page.
     
    Please do not hesitate to contact the Australian Grand Prix Corporation – Community Relations Team or Parks Victoria if you have any questions regarding this.

    AGPC Community Relations - communityrelations@grandprix.com.au
     
    Kind Regards,

    Albert Park Office
    Albert Park, Albert Reserve & Westgate Park
    T (03) 8427 2010
    Parks Victoria
    15A Aughtie Drive, Albert Park VIC 3206
     


     
     

    Attachments: Albert Park Circuit Modifications Road Closure Update Letter 7 April - APPROVED (129KB)

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Two teenage girls take part in a sailing race on Port Philip Bay in a small boat called Inkspot.

Water activities in Albert Park

Enjoy a day of boating on Albert Park Lake; join a rowing or sailing club or hire a paddle boat.
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