Deep Rock Ovals - Sir Herbert Onley Oval (Yarra Bend Park)


Deep Rock Ovals - Sir Herbert Onley Oval (Yarra Bend Park)

Sir Herbert Olney Oval is a formal sports field, with turf wicket, that combines with other adjacent sports fields to form this sporting precinct within Yarra Bend Park.
Toilets, picnic tables, grassy areas, shade, playground, electric barbecues, canoe ramp, and drinking water are provided in the nearby Lower Loop Picnic Area. Dogs are restricted when sporting events are on. Please use the bins provided in the adjacent carpark. If the bins are full, please take your rubbish away.

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Deep Rock Ovals - Sir Herbert Onley Oval (Yarra Bend Park)

Need to know

Deep Rock Ovals - Sir Herbert Onley Oval (Yarra Bend Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed off leash



Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

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.

Lower Loop Picnic Area - Toilets and barbecues out of order

The Lower Loop Picnic Area barbecues are out of order and the adjacent toilet block at Corben Oval is closed. This is due to an electrical supply problem that is expected to be reconnected by mid 2024.

The nearest toilets and barbecues are opposite at the Studley Park Picnic Area, accessed by foot across Kanes Bridge. There are other facilities at Westfield Picnic Area to the north on Yarra Bend Rd.

Parks Victoria apologises for any inconvenience.

Dickinson Reserve Playground Closed

The playground at Dickinson Reserve is closed due to safety concerns. The basket swing is still open for use.

The nearest playground with climbing structures, slides and swings is at Andrews Reserve, accessed from the Yarra Boulevard. Andrews Reserve is approximately 1 km from Dickinson Reserve.

Parks Victoria apologises for any inconvenience caused.

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