A developed sports park (3.97 hectares), surrounded by residential housing, with playing fields for rugby, soccer, ball diamonds with score/concession building, tennis courts, tennis backboard, and lacrosse box, with washrooms and change rooms. There is a children’s rotary water park with assorted climbing structures and a municipally operated licensed daycare centre (“Paddington Station”). The Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club is also located at Carnavan Park.
Organized field use is by permit system as is the Lacrosse Box. Casual, unorganized use of these areas is allowed during the times they are not used by permit holders or closed for maintenance.
Tennis courts are available on a paid reservation system from April through September; free walk-on use is permitted if the courts are not otherwise booked.
Oak Bay Rotary Water Park
Rotary Water Park is open year-round; however the water spray features are only turned on from late May to early September (dates vary seasonally per weather conditions). This area is not staffed. Use of the area is “at own risk” and parental supervision of children is advised.
Hours are: 7 days a week from 10 am to 6 pm (weather permitting).
Located at: 2801 Henderson Rd., Oak Bay, BC
- Change rooms
- Lacrosse Box
- Lawn Bowling
- Picnic Tables
- Tennis Court (outdoor)
- Water Fountain
- Water Playground
Dogs: Dogs must be on leash at all times – Exception: Dogs are not allowed in water park area at any time.
Accessability Information: With the exception of personal assistance devices, wheeled aparatus are not allowed in the park.
Location of Carnavon Park