Nurragingy Reserve is a beautiful place for a picnic, with several picnic areas and wood-fired barbecues scattered throughout the bushland. It also makes a lovely spot for a wedding ceremony with its pretty, quiet garden areas.
- Entrance via Knox Road, Doonside, NSW.
- See the Blacktown City Council website for a map of Nurragingy Reserve
- Need Assistance? Nurragingy Reserve is managed by Blacktown City Council, call them on 02 9839 6000.
- Opening hours are listed on the Blacktown City Council website.
What's at Nurragingy Reserve?
Picnic Shelters: Five large sheltered picnic areas are available for hire through Blacktown City Council.
Barbecues: There are about 10 wood-fired barbecues available for use, free of charge, with wood provided by Blacktown City Council.
Parking: There are several parking areas. Doonside Railway Station is just a short walk away.
Toilets: Five toilet blocks.
Playgrounds: There are multiple modern playgrounds at Nurragingy, including an interactive water play area - ‘Splash Park’ - located near the Wren picnic shelter.
Wedding Gardens: There are three separate garden areas for weddings. Visit Blacktown City Council website for details.
Chang Lai Yuan Chinese Gardens: This beautiful architecturally designed garden is located within Nurragingy Reserve, and features a stunning Gateway, Seven Arch Stone Bridge, Light Mountain Pavilion and Waterfall Gazebo. Visit Blacktown City Council website for details.