Suitable for children's play, sports, outdoor fitness training and social gatherings like picnics.
Markham Reserve is a fantastic, large open space. Covering 113,014 square metres, the park is a beautiful spot for spending time outdoors.
It has a great area for BMX, scooter and skateboard riders, as well as a sportsground and pavilion.
- Covered barbecue area
- Seating and tables
- BMX and skate park
- Off-lead dog area (read about park rules on our Off-lead dog parks page)
- Cycling path that runs along Gardiners Creek
- Basketball facilities
- Rebound wall
The excellent adventure playground features:
- climbing nets
- a large seesaw
- a flying fox
- monkey bars
- a rotating flower
- large wooden kookaburras
- a sandpit
- swings for all ages.
The playground is enclosed by a safety fence.
80 Victory Boulevard, Ashburton 3147.
There is angle parking on Victory Boulevard and Markham Avenue.
Alamein train station is a 7-minute walk (550 m). Walk down Alamein Avenue, then turn right onto Victory Boulevard.