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Parks and Recreation

When you live in a place surrounded by nature, having  an active life is not only easy, it’s a joy. Explore Harpley’s many parks and gardens, wetlands, hike and bike trails and sports fields.

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Parks and playgrounds

Choose from a diverse range of parks and playgrounds at Harpley, including one of our newest parks - Townley Boulevard Park. With an ocean inspired theme, this park features grassed mounds and a steel whale bone sculpture. But that's not all...Harpley is home to five other parks featuring unique play experiences, including the Harpley Discovery Trail and Carinya Village Park's junior and senior playgrounds.

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Open space and waterways

One hundred hectares of the community is dedicated to open space, which will encompass village parks and gardens, sports fields, barbeque areas and 26kms of hike and bike trails. The Harpley Discovery Trail, adventure playground and the 32-hectare Gary Davidson Reserve, are already open for the enjoyment of locals and visitors alike. That’s in addition to the interconnected lakes, waterways and wetlands which will further enhance Harpley’s reputation as an exciting destination in its own right.

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Sport and recreation

Enjoy an active lifestyle with 15 hectares of proposed sports fields and recreational spaces for a variety of sport including football, cricket, soccer, softball, tennis and netball.

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Surrounding area

Explore a range of national parks, reserves and beaches near Harpley, including The You Yangs Regional park and the Altona beach which are just a short drive away.

Also, click the button below to explore seven fun things to do in and around Harpley.