Hiring Venues

Balgowlah Oval


cnr Sydney Road and Pickworth Ave, Balgowlah


Sporting Oval

Suitable for:

Soccer, Cricket, Outdoor activities


  • Toilets: Amenities Block
  • BBQs: No
  • Playground: No
  • Carparking: In Pickworth Ave, Balgowlah
  • Lighting: Yes – upon request
  • Power: Only at nearby Scout Hall (Contact Scout Group for usage) 
  • Scout Hall contact Tom Miles phone: 0409 778 667
  • Seating/Tables: At front of Amenities Block
  • Shelter: Amenities Block
  • Water/Taps: Bubbler only
  • Passive/Active Recreation: Sport: Baseball – during Winter, 2 small Touch football fields
  • Cricket Pitches: 1 synthetic pitch and practice nets
  • Marquees - Not Pernitted

Availability and Bookings:

 Summer season (September to March)  and  Winter season (April to August)

  • Monday to Friday,  8am – 3.30pm:   Please contact Council’s bookings team on 9976 1540  or records@manly.nsw.gov.au
  • Monday to Friday, 4pm – 9.15pm:   Fields are allocated via the Manly Warringah Sporting Union.  Please contact Sporting Union: Patrick Wong on  0412 674 274   or   mwpsu@hotmail.com  to gain written approval for use.  Written approval from Sporting Union must be forwarded to  records@manly.nsw.gov.au  so that a booking can then be made via Council.  Conditions apply
  • Saturday & Sunday, 8am – 6pm:   Fields are allocated via the Manly Warringah Sporting Union.  As above

 NOTE: Public Liability ($20million) is required for all bookings

For details on field closures due to wet weather, please refer to http://www.manly.nsw.gov.au/attractions/sports/sports-fields/

For further information please call 9976 1540 or email your request to records@manly.nsw.gov.au