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 
Face masks mandatory

Athletics Centre, Blacktown International Sportspark

Open for training. Face masks are mandatory

Blacktown City Libraries

Face masks are mandatory  for staff and recommended for members of the public

Blacktown City Plant Nursery


Blacktown Customer Information Centre (BCIC)

Face masks are mandatory

Blacktown Tennis Centre, Stanhope

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

 Face masks are mandatory

Bowman Hall

Open for bookings. 

Community and senior citizen centres

Open for counselling and support services.

Open for private functions.

Face masks are mandatory

Community gardens

Face masks are mandatory

Emerton Youth Recreation Centre


Face masks are mandatory

Gyms at Blacktown Leisure Centre and Blacktown Aquatic Centre

Open with limited services (online bookings only)

Face masks are mandatory

Kids’ Early Learning Blacktown City


Leisure and swimming centres*


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 

Face masks are mandatory

Water play parks*

Nurragingy and Showground water play areas are open.

Social distancing should be observed. 

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