Welcome to our guide to the best places for dogs in or near Hampstead Gardens, Adelaide.
Dog Parks in the Region
Bentley Reserve Dog Playground
Access is via Tarton Road, then Aurama Street or Bentley Drive, Holden Hill
This excellent dog playground is fully fenced and contains basic obstacles such as jumps, logs, tunnel, slide and lots of open space to enable dogs to run free. There are two areas: one for small dogs and puppies and one for large/ adult dogs.
Shelters, seating, footpaths and dual use drink fountains allow pets and owners to interact in a relaxed and attractive environment. The adjoining park is great for picnics.
Broadview Dog Park
Next to Broadview oval – McInnes Avenue, Broadview
This dog park is fully fenced and has basic obstacles such as jumps, logs, tunnel. It is smaller than others but is also generally less crowded. Shelters, seating, footpaths, double gates are provided.
Visit this page to discover more Adelaide dog parks and how they differ from other off-leash areas.
Local Off-leash areas
The only designated off-leash area in Hampstead Gardens is the park surrounded by The Parkway. It is unfenced but is not surrounded by busy roads. Dog owners are advised to keep their dogs under effective control and at least 5 metres from the playground.
Adelaide Dog Parks
Klemzig Recreation Reserve is only a short walk over North East Road. The redevelopment has an adventure playground plus the oval and a dog off-leash area. Many of our patients meet their doggy friends there.
Where To Buy Dog Bones
Ians Quality Meats (butcher)
Greenacres Shopping Centre, Muller Road
See our full list of where to buy bones in Adelaide here.
Dog Registration and local council
Hampstead Gardens is part of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield www.portenf.sa.gov.au. The easiest way to drive to Walkerville Vet from Hampstead Gardens will be via Manningham, turning left onto Hampstead Road and right into Collingrove Avenue. Then proceed to Galway Avenue, turn left to North East Road and left again.
A simpler way is to come down North East Road, if you don’t mind the right turns. Returning is very simple- turning left out of our car park sends you home.