Operating status for Council venues and facilities

Closed services

Operations at all of our venues and facilities are reviewed on a week-to-week basis.

Below is the current status for each venue: 

Venue and facilities


Animal Holding Facility

Open by appointment only

Athletics Centre, Blacktown International Sportspark

Open for training

Blacktown City Libraries


Blacktown City Plant Nursery

Reopens 23/06/20

Blacktown Customer Information Centre (BCIC)


Blacktown Tennis Centre, Stanhope

Open for singles and doubles (online bookings only) and group coaching of no more than 4 plus instructor

Bowman Hall


Community and senior citizen centres

Reopen 22/06/20 for counselling and support services.

Reopen 1/07/20 for private functions.

Community gardens


Emerton Youth Recreation Centre


Gyms at Blacktown Leisure Centre and Blacktown Aquatic Centre

Open with limited services (online bookings only)

Kids’ Early Learning Blacktown City


Leisure and swimming centres*

Squad training only at Blacktown Aquatic Centre

All other facilities reopen with restrictions from 20/06/20. Online bookings apply.

Outdoor gyms and playgrounds


Sports fields and courts


Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre

Open with limited programs, Tuesday to Fridays, 10 am to 5 pm

Water play parks*


* Our outdoor swimming pools and water play parks are closed for the 2020 winter season.