Welcome to our guide to the best places for dogs in or near Clearview, Adelaide. Medindie Gardens is one of Adelaide’s smallest suburbs and is surrounded by a wealth of great places for dogs.
Dog Parks in the Region
North Adelaide Dog Park
This park is located very conveniently for Medindie. Gardens residents in the parklands between North Adelaide and Robe Terrace, it is bounded by Lefevre, Medindie and Main North Roads. It has two fenced areas: one for for small dogs and puppies, and another for large dogs. The park has quickly become the favourite among our clients.
The two adjacent parks called Kangattilla and Kandarilla permit off-leash exercise but these areas are unfenced. The dark areas on this map are off-leash for dogs at times.
Broadview Dog Park
This is another close dog park and is found next to Broadview oval on McInnes Avenue, Broadview. It’s a lot smaller but is an interesting and well constructed setup.
This dog park is fully fenced and has basic obstacles such as jumps, logs, tunnel.
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
St Helens Park – 39 Prospect Road, Prospect. This park caters for a large community of dog owners who meet after 5 to let their (mostly large) dogs have a gambol together. The park is unfenced but the dog play area is set well-back from Prospect Road. Access is via Koonga Avenue.
Adelaide Dog Parks
North Road Cemetery is a true escape from the city. It’s rare to have to share the 18 acres and the environment is well-maintained. It is worth reading the Wikipedia page on the cemetery for background on some of its illustrious inhabitants.
Featured Pet-friendly Venue
Dulwich Bakery, Collinswood is a short stroll for excellent bakery goods and drinks. There is outside seating if you have your furry friend along.
Where To Buy Dog Bones
41C North East Rd
North Adelaide Village, O’Connell St, North Adelaide
My Local Butcher (butcher)
1/60-64 Prospect Road
See our full list of where to buy bones in Adelaide here.
Dog Registration and local councils
Medindie Gardens is part of the City of Prospect www.prospect.sa.gov.au. Medindie Gardens vet care is provided at Walkerville Vet. It is an easy drive up North East Road to our practice, situated on the left after the ABC building and Galway Avenue.