Sports Grounds

Kingborough Council manages a number of sporting grounds for community use. These are generally open to the public but may be booked out by sporting groups for seasonal or casual use.

If your organisation would like to hire any of our grounds  for casual or out-of-season use, please complete the below online form. Please remember to save the form before returning.

For seasonal use applications by clubs, please complete the below online form. Please remember to save the form before returning.

Email forms to: kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au

Or post to: Civic Centre, Locked Bag 1, Kingston TAS 7050 or in person to Kingborough Council Civic Centre, 15 Channel Highway, Kingston.

For further queries, please phone (03) 6211 8200.

Note that use of sports ground facilities should be in line with Council’s Sports Ground User Manual (PDF).

For information on Ground Hire fees, please see our page on Payments/Fees here

Sports ground status

We maintain the grounds to ensure that they stay in good playing condition. In order to do this, we may need to close them from time to time. More major maintenance occurs each March and September, between sports seasons when grounds are closed.

Current status of our sporting grounds – last updated at 12.00pm Monday 27th September 2021:

Ground Open/Closed/Restrictions
Alonnah Oval Open
Gormley Park Closed for Maintenance
Kelvedon Oval Open
Kettering Oval Closed for Maintenance
Kingston Beach Oval Open
Lightwood Park 1 and 1b Open
Lightwood Park 2 Open
Lightwood Park 3 Closed for Maintenance
Margate Memorial Oval Open
Sandfly Oval Open
Sherburd Park Closed for Maintenance
Snug Oval Open
Twin Oval 1 Closed for Maintenance
Twin Oval 2 Open
Woodbridge Oval Open