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 our sports ground casual hire online form. For Seasonal use applications by clubs, please complete the Sports Ground Tenancy Seasonal Agreement Application with fill-in fields.

Email forms to:

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 62118211.

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

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.

Status of our sporting grounds as at 10.15 am 12th September, 2017.

Ground Open/Closed/Restrictions
Alonnah Oval Closed for maintenance
Gormley Park Closed for maintenance
Kelvedon Oval Open
Kettering Oval Closed for maintenance
Kingston Beach Oval Closed for maintenance
Lightwood Park 1 Open (closed end of September for maintenance)
Lightwood Park 2 Open (closed from 2nd – 15th Oct for maintenance)
Lightwood Park 3 Open (closed end of September for maintenance)
Margate Memorial Oval Open
Sandfly Oval Closed for maintenance
Sherburd Park Closed for maintenance
Snug Oval Closed for maintenance
Twin Oval 1 Open
Twin Oval 2 Closed for maintenance
Woodbridge Oval Closed for maintenance