Box Hill Gardens

Station St - Nelson Rd

Box Hill Gardens

Station St - Nelson Rd

Staff Pick
15 m
1.01 km

A large urban park with a wide range of facilities available.

Box Hill Gardens

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A large urban park with a wide range of facilities available.


Located close to the main strip of Box Hill, this park offers a range of activities from well kept open space, 2 playgrounds, duck pond, war memorial, rubber sports courts for basketball, netball and other active activities, and lots of seating for walking tracks for more passive activities. The route shown here has a 1km rubberised running circuit as well.

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Points of Interest

1. Duck Pond

Duck pond.

2. 1km Running Track

For some more active recreation, there is a rubberised 1km running track around the gardens.

3. Large Playground

Note: Being reconstructed at the time of this post. Due to be completed in mid 2018.

4. Playground

Playground near the duck pond

5. Passive seating area

An area near the hospitals to take in some fresh air and nature views.

6. War Memorial

Box Hill War Memorial

7. Sport Courts and water refill station

Various sports courts, with a sheltered area.

8. Public toilet block

Several toilets at this spot.

9. Basketball & Netball

Basketball and netball courts

10. Rebound Wall

Rebound wall with a few different sports activities

11. Outdoor Table Tennis

BYO paddles and ball!

12. Public toilet

Exceloo public toilet

13. BBQs and tables

Tables and bbqs, near to the large playground.


Public Transport Public Transport
Playground Playground
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Drinking Water available Drinking Water available
Seating Available Seating Available
Public toilets Public toilets
Pram friendly Pram friendly
Historical Interest Historical Interest
Local Treasures Local Treasures
Park / Garden Park / Garden