Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

Council has closed some facilities and cancelled all events until 14 April. Learn which services have been affected.

We have closed Junction Skate and BMX Park until Tuesday 14 April 2020, with the possibility of this closure being extended.

We have introduced these measures to protect the community and staff from the risks associated with coronavirus (COVID-19). The health and safety of our community and Council staff is our top priority and we believe this decision is in everyone’s best interest. We apologise for any inconvenience.

For regular updates about coronavirus, please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website.

About the park

Managed by the YMCA on behalf of Council, Junction Skate and BMX Park is a great park for young people and families.

One of Melbourne’s best action sports facilities, the park is home to international standard spine bowls and street courses. 

The staff are trained in first aid, are all qualified skate coaches, and offer skateboard, scooter and BMX lessons for all skill levels and ages.

Junction Skate and BMX Park offers:

  • free introductory lessons for all skill levels
  • private lessons
  • bike repair station
  • skate repair station
  • school holiday program
  • venue hire for birthday parties
  • safety lessons for schools
  • youth development program.


381-385 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn East 3123

Staffed hours

Staff are on site at various times - please check the Junction Skate and BMX Park website for up-to-date hours.

    Hire this venue

    You can hire the park for a Birthday party session, which includes barbecue, marquee and a one hour learn to ride workshop. 

    To hire the Junction Skate and BMX park for birthday parties or other events please contact the park operator for details and hiring costs.

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