Wet Weather Oval Closure
For turf field closures dial Council's wet weather line on 9710 0105 or check Council's website for the alert banner advising Ground Closures for information.
Council makes the decision to close grounds to ensure the grounds remain in good condition
Weekday ground closures - the decision is made by 9am following the inspection of fields by Council's technical team.
Weekend ground closures - Decisions on cancellation of weekend sport is made by the relevant sporting association. There will be exceptions where council will make the decision for all associations regarding weekend fixtures. Grounds damaged by a club/association's decision to play in wet weather conditions will be liable for the cost of the repairs and may forfeit their user status. Contact your club on weekends or check their website for updates.
Hirers that use playing fields which have been closed will be liable for the cost of repairs and may forfeit their hirer status.
To assist sporting groups make decisions regarding wet weather closures a "Wet weather Ground Inspection Guide " is available.
Email notifications for wet weather oval closures