Welcome to our guide to the best places for dogs in or near Nailsworth, Adelaide.
Dog Parks in the Region
North Adelaide Dog Park: located in the parklands between North Adelaide and Robe Terrace, it is bounded by Lefevre, Medindie and Main North Roads. It has two fenced areas for both small and large dogs. The two adjacent parks permit off-leash exercise but these areas are unfenced. This map which shows the off leash areas..
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, shelters, seating, footpaths, double gates.
Visit this page to discover more Adelaide dog parks and how they differ from other off-leash areas.
Local Off-leash areas
Prospect Gardens/ Narnu Wirra Reserve (West side lawn area) – West Terrace, Nailsworth. Dogs are allowed to be exercised off-leash at this park between the hours of 5 and 8am and 5 and 9pm. There are also tennis courts and the Prospect Pétanque Club is located here.
Adelaide Dog Parks
The North Road Cemetery is a tranquil and evocative place to stroll between D’Erlanger Avenue and Main North Road. There are no signs but keeping your pet on a leash would be necessary. Some of the graves are beautifully carved and very old. The chapel in the centre is a charming little structure.
Featured Pet-friendly venue
The Coffee Barun on Main North Road, Sefton Park is a popular local place to relax with a good coffee. It has limited outdoor seating as you can see but people with dogs are usually the sharing type.
Where To Buy Dog Bones
Sonny’s Gourmet Meats
Sefton Plaza Shopping Centre, 12/225-239 Main North Road
also Foodland Sefton Plaza
See our full list of where to buy bones in Adelaide here.
Dog Registration and local councils
Nailsworth is part of the City of Prospect www.prospect.sa.gov.au. Walkerville Vet is the closest vet to Nailsworth and it is an easy drive through the backstreets to North East Road. We are after the ABC building and before the Hampstead Hotel.