3 Off-leash dog parks in the Lower North Shore

Mon, 17 Aug 2020

3 Off-leash dog parks in the Lower North Shore Did you know regular off-leash exercise in designated parks and reserves, helps dogs relieve boredom and release pent-up energy? 

So, let your furry friend run free! Below we’ve listed the top 3 off-leash dog parks in the Lower North Shore, that offer the freedom of running without constraint, allowing them to play, sniff, chase and roll to their heart’s content! 

1. Lawry Plunkett reserve |
Lawry Plunkett  is a 4-hectare reserve tucked away in a small gully where your dog can stretch its legs freely. Best of all, it’s right behind Balmoral Beach.  (Dogs are only allowed to be exercised off the leash at the top of Plunkett Rd).

2. Sirius Cove Reserve
This is a must visit for the dogs who love a good swim! Additionally, there’s a large grass area to run around or for you just to chill and have a picnic. Sirius Cove is off-leash during the weekdays and 4pm – 9am during the weekend. 

3. Tunks Park, Cammeray |
Extending from the foreshore of Long Bay west under the Cammeray Suspension Bridge to Flat Rock Gully Reserve, the park is characterised by playing fields bordered by large sweeps of bushland and a lively foreshore area making it the ultimate playground for your furry-friend! 

Please note for all off-leash parks the following rules apply, dogs are not permitted on the sports fields when organised sport is being played or within 10m of the playground.  

Refer to https://mosman.nsw.gov.au/residents/Pets/where-to-walk-your-dog for all regulations and times related to access and behaviour at parklands in the council area.