Our favourite playgrounds in Melbourne’s outer eastern suburbs:
Markham Reserve - Ashburton
This fantastic playground is the perfect spot for your children to explore and enjoy some nature play in the leafy surrounds of Ashburton. There is a great walking track for the pram, and best of all this playground is well fenced, making your expedition stress free!
- Some shade - Pram Friendly - Toddler friendly - Fenced - Seating - Toilets - Walking Path
Belgrave Lake Park - Belgrave
A lovely little playground to have a family BBQ. This space is also a dog park, however the playground here is fully fenced so it is safe for your little ones to have fun on the equipment while fido has a run around the large grounds.
- Toddler friendly - BBQs - Limited Shade - Seating - Toilets - Pram Friendly
Kimberley Playspace - Chirnside Park
Kimberley Drive Playground is a fun play space with an awesome sandpit, recently upgraded play equipment, and a nice walking track too.
- Limited Shade - Pram Friendly - Toddler friendly - Seating - Walking Track
Wally Tew Reserve - Ferntree Gully
One of the best spots in the east, Wally Tew Reserve has many different parts for your little ones to explore - from flying foxes and sandpits to swings, slides and more. The library is also just around the corner, so you can incorporate this playground visit with story time!
Pram Friendly - Toddler friendly - Toilets - Seating - Shade
Somers Street Reserve - Mitcham
Simpson’s Park and the Somer’s trail make a great walking track for mums with prams and there is a little surprise waiting for your toddler at the end of the walk - a fun playground!
- Toddler friendly - Fenced - Seating - Limited Shade
Vermont Reserve - Vermont
Vermont Reserve Playground is a great little space for your tiny people to burn that energy after a stroll along the local Vermont shopping strip.
- Shade - Toddler friendly - Seating - Fenced
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