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Dog off-leash areas

Small black dog on agility equipment bridge.

Marshmallow enjoying the agility equipment at Don Jackson Reserve dog park.


Park or reserve


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Regional dog off-leash areas



Don Jackson Reserve

Far end of Ahern Road, Pakenham  (between Ahern Road and Shetland Court) 

  • Fully fenced
  • Agility equipment
  • Drinking fountains
  • Rubbish bins
  • Natural shade
  • Seating
  • Pathways
  • Car parking

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Toomuc Creek Linear Reserve

South of Princes Highway and east of Warwick Bayley Oval, Pakenham

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Alma Treloar Reserve

Corner Bailey and Pakenham roads, Cockatoo

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Cochrane Park

Western fringe of Koo Wee Rup township

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District dog off-leash areas



Garfield Recreation Reserve

Fourteen Mile Road, Garfield (South of the sports oval)

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Tantallon Bvd Detention Basin Reserve

Tantalon Bvd, Beaconsfield

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Pepi's Land

Puffing Billy Walking Track, Kilvington Drive, Emerald

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Cockatoo Road Reserve

Cockatoo Rd, Pakenham

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Neighbourhood dog-off leash areas



Simon Drive Reserve

Simon Drive, Pakenham

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Bob Burgess Reserve 

Princes Hwy, Beaconsfield

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Vantage Drive Reserve 

Vantage Drive, Pakenham

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Ray Canobie Reserve 

Duncan Drive, Pakenham

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Onyx Reserve 

Onyx Crescent, Officer

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  • Dogs can run freely and play without restriction in an off-lead park, however they must remain under the owner's control at all times.
  • Owners must be within 50 metres of their pet.
  • Make sure any dogs using dog parks are registered with Council.
  • If your dog starts to become aggressive towards either people or other dogs you must put it on a leash. 
  • While in a dog park, dog owners must remove their dog's waste.