June 07, 2022


Come ‘n’ Play at the Merrifield Recreation Reserve!

To help celebrate the opening of the $30 million Merrifield Recreation Reserve, on Saturday 18th June from 12pm – 2pm come and enjoy an afternoon full of sports, fun and free entertainment with the Merrifield community! In collaboration with Hume City Council and the Merrifield Panthers Sporting Association, we invite you to come and enjoy an action-packed celebration.

TIME: 12 – 2PM
LOCATION: Merrifield Recreation Reserve – Cnr Blackmore Rd and St Georges Blvd, Mickleham

– Come ‘n’ Try Cricket, Football and Tennis activities
– All Aboard Skateboard session, delivered by YMCA
– Free sausage sizzle, hot and cold drinks, & sports themed treats
– Sports themed showbags and giveaways
– DJ live music entertainment

Merrifield Recreation Reserve adds to the growing education and community hub at the centrepiece of the Merrifield community – making it even easier for residents to live a healthy and active lifestyle! Working alongside Hume City Council, we have curated an area for the community to engage – be it through sport and recreation, play, relaxation … or pets!

The Merrifield Recreation Reserve features
•2 x AFL / cricket ovals
• 6 x tennis courts
• Sports pavilion – future home to the Merrifield Panthers Sporting Association
• 5000 square metre off-leash dog park
• Cricket nets
• Playground – includes various ropes and nature play areas, including a basketball/netball hoop and skate feature
• Fitness node
• Skate zone – catering for toddlers, juniors and teens with skateable elements, bike practice and scooter areas