Places to visit

Be a tourist in your own area! Get out and take advantage of Ku-ring-gai's natural beauty, historical sites and family friendly facilities.
 Thumb-KWG.jpg Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden

Discover one of Sydney's best kept secrets! Featuring bushland, gullies, ponds and waterfalls, it's a great venue for a bushwalk, picnic or a special event.

Thumb_community-garden.jpg  Community gardens

Our community gardens provide areas of shared land where local residents come together to cultivate fresh food, learn about organic gardening and make new friends.

 Thumb_bushwalk.jpg Bushwalking

Enjoy exploring Ku-ring-gai's unique natural environment by foot. We have a wide variety of tracks, trails and reserves in the area to discover.


Rock climbing and abseiling

Ku-ring-gai's bushland offers several excellent rock climbing, bouldering and abseiling sites.



Parks, reserves and playgrounds

Get out and discover one of the many parks in our area, whether it's to enjoy a picnic, take the dogs for a walk or take the kids for a play.



National parks

Ku-ring-gai is surrounded by beautiful bushlands including Garigal National Park, Lane Cove National Park and Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. 


St Ives Showground

Our largest events, sports and recreation venue. This multi-purpose facility offers beautiful picnic spots, dog rings and equestrian facilities.


 shopping-thumb.jpg Shopping 

Ku-ring-gai's major shopping villages have you covered with a great mix of stores, plenty of parking and family friendly facilities.


Find sporting venues

Need a place for your team to train or want a casual hit of tennis or game of basketball? We have plenty of sporting venues to choose from!



St Ives Skate Park

St Ives Skate Park offers jumps, ramps and rails for all levels of experience.





Ku-ring-gai Fitness and Aquatic Centre 

This fantastic swimming and fitness facility opened 25 October 2014.


Mountain biking and BMX

Check out our newly upgraded Jubes Mountain Bike Park in Wahroonga which offers a XC flow track, pump track and skills area.



Ku-ring-gai Art Centre

Unleash your creativity! Taught by industry professionals, the centre offers a variety of visual art, creative writing  and guitar classes for all levels of experience.   


Ku-ring-gai Library

We have four Ku-ring-gai Library branches conveniently located in Lindfield, Gordon, St Ives and Turramurra.



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