Dog off-leash locations

Dog off-leash locations

There are several parks and reserves in Hobsons Bay where dogs are allowed off-leash.

To download off-leash maps please refer to the Related Links section below. 

Other than the locations below, dogs must be on-leash in all other areas. Please make sure you control your pet and clean up after them. A $200 on-the-spot penalty applies for unleashed dogs and dog litter.

 

Dog off-leash locations - unrestricted 

Park or Reserve

Area bounded by

Melways Ref

Cyril Curtain Reserve

Thompson Street and Giffard Street, Williamstown

56 D12

Clement Reserve

Ross Road, Mills Street and Gilligan Road, Altona East

55 C5

Hosken Reserve

Kororoit Creek, Grieve Parade and Blackshaws Road, Altona North

40 G12

Doug Grant Reserve

Queen Street, Apex Park, and Melbourne Water Drainage Channel, Altona

209 C1

AB Shaw Reserve

Victoria Street, Hall Avenue and Railway Line in Altona Meadows

53 G10

Burns Reserve

Altona Coastal Park, Altona Road and Altona Workers Club Altona

55 B9

Pipeline Reserve

Shane Avenue and Point Cook Road, Laverton

208 A2

Bladin Street Park

Opposite McCormack Park, south side of the creek to the cyclone wire fence

53 D8

Gloucester Reserve

The Esplanade, Williamstown

55 K10

The Warmies (by The Spit)

Narrow land adjoining the eastern side of The Warmies, Newport

56 B4

Newport Lakes Park

Northwest tip

55 G2

Newport Park

Area of land running east-west at the north side of the athletics track and north-south to Douglas Parade and the athletics track

56 B3

Park or Reserve

Area bounded by

Melways Ref

    

Dog off-leash locations - time restricted

Park or Reserve

Location

Time

Donald McClean Reserve

The second oval closest to Melbourne Road, Spotswood

Dogs permitted
off-leash before 8.00am and after 9.00pm every day

Edwards Reserve

Area bounded by Truman, Brunel and Greene Streets, Spotswood

Dogs permitted
off-leash before 9.00am and after 9.00pm

 

Dogs on beaches

Dogs are restricted from these beaches from 10.00am to 9.30pm from 1st November to 30th April every year, seven days a week. At all other times, dogs must be on a leash.

  •  Williamstown Beach - between the Life Saving Club and Sirens Restaurant
  •  Altona Beach - between Romawi and Mount Streets.

 

Contact

For more information about dog-off leash locations please call the Local Laws Unit 9932 1000.

 

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