Reserve and foreshore bookings

Family/friend gathering of 70 people or less - no booking required.

All wedding ceremonies require a booking/permit.

Except for: Clarendon Pavilion and Kitchen - must be booked online, in advance, regardless of numbers (exclusive use)

Family/friend gathering of 71 or more people - booking required

The locations featured below can be booked online. Please note:

  • hours of use for gatherings - between 9am to 7pm
  • keys required for vehicular access to Frank Smith Park. Click here for more information.
  • ovals for sporting use - cannot be booked online (use application below on left)
  • inflatable devices - we are unable to support use of inflatable devices (i.e. jumping castles) on council reserves/ beach for private gatherings
  • gazebos - small weighted sun shade on reserves is permitted  (no pegs allowed due to risk of damage to irrigation)
  • reserve not listed - complete application form below on left
  • barbeques/ tables - ‘first come, first served’ basis and not subject to the booking process
  • vehicle access - not supported over reserves and non-vehicle access beaches

Wedding ceremony - booking required - 2 hour limit

Use is for ceremonies with minimal set up i.e. maximum of 20 chairs for elderly guests, signing table, small gazebo/ sun shade, PA system (to be at low level volume) and Bali flags.  Only real flower petals can be used (confetti, rice or any type of artificial flowers are not permitted for environmental and litter reasons).


Community group / organisation - booking required

Bookings are required for all community group/organisations (including church groups, sporting clubs, schools etc)

Online booking unavailable. Complete the form below.

PDF icon png Event application form (403K)


Please note: Council undertakes general maintenance and cleaning of reserves and foreshore areas on a maintenance cycle and not for specific events/ceremonies.






Aberfoyle Park Thalassa Park BBQ, play equipment, disabled toilets, shelter, seating/table, walking/cycle tracks & amphitheatre
Aldinga John Nicholl Reserve play equipment, BMX tracks, seating/table, ball game space, on-street carparking, irrigated grassed area
  Symonds Reserve Seating/table, play equipment, ball game space
Aldinga Beach Thomas Street Reserve Seating, beach access
Christies Beach Rotary Park BBQ, shelter, ball game space, seating/table, toilets, diabled toilets
  Taikurrendi BBQ, shelter, toilets, seating/tables, beach access
Clarendon Riverbend Reserve Seating/table, toilets
  Clarendon Pavilion and Kitchen Shelter, seating/tables, ball game space, netball courts, oval, play equipment, tennis courts, toilets, disables toilet and large pavillion with kitchen
Coromandel Valley Frank Smith Park Oval, shelter, seating/tables, cricket net, ball game space, play equipment, toilets, BMX track
Happy Valley Fountain Valley Reserve BBQ, ball game space, seating/table
Maslin Beach Frank Hilton Reserve Seating/table, shelter, play equipment, toilets, disabled toilets, car park, beach access
McLaren Vale Ellis Park Seating, shelter, car park
  Gemmel Tassie Reserve Seating/table, shelter, play equipment, ball game space, car park
Morphett Vale Wilfred Taylor Reserve BBQ, BMX track, shelter, ball game space, play equipment, seating table, toilets, disabled toilets, playground for disabled children, walking/bike tracks. A dog agility course is located in the park.
Old Noarlunga Hutchinson Reserve Shelter, seating, carpark
  Market Square BBQ, ball game space, play equipment, shelter, seating/table, toilets, car park
Old Reynella John Reynell Heritage Park Seating/table, play equipment, shelter, ball game space
Port Noarlunga Jack Holder Reserve  
  Jubilee Adventure Playground BBQ, shelter, ball game space, play equipment, seating/table, toilets, walking/cycle tracks, car park
  Lot 6 Esplanade (Memorial)  
Willunga Rose Garden BBQ,shelter, ball game space, play equipment, seating/table, toilets, walking/cycle tracks



Aldinga Beach1

Aldinga Beach

Christies Beach 1

Christies Beach

Frank Hilton Reserve - beach 2

Maslin Beach (clad)

Moana 1


O'Sullivan Beach

Port Noarlunga beach

Port Noarlunga



Port Noarlunga South

Port Noarlunga South


Port Willunga 2

Port Willunga

Car parking is limited, especially through the peak summer season so if you are booking a wedding ceremony during this period, please limit to a maximum of 100 people and consider alternative parking arrangements.

Sellicks Beach

Sellicks Beach



Fishing at Silver Sands

Silver Sands


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