Parks, Beaches, Reserves and Sporting Grounds

Bookings - Public Open Space

If you are planning an event, wedding ceremony, school excursion or sporting event on a City of Busselton managed park or reserve, please ensure that you make a booking and you are fully aware of what is permitted at each Public Open Space by reading the Rules and Regulations located below in Related Documents.  By making a booking the City can ensure that no one else has made a booking at that place or routine maintenance is not in progress.

Wedding Ceremonies:

Wedding Ceremony bookings are for a maximum 2 hour period, allowing for set-up/pack-up, ceremony and photos with a charge of $84.00.  Wedding guidelines are included in the Public Open Spaces – Rules and Regulations located below in Related Documents

Beach Areas Include:

  • Bunker Bay Beach
  • Busselton Beach and Foreshore
  • Dunsborough Beach and Foreshore
  • Eagle Bay Beach
  • Meelup Beach
  • Castle Rock Beach 
  • Point Piquet
  • Smiths Beach
  • Yallingup Beach

Community Parks include:

  • Rotary Park
  • Signal Park
  • Mitchell Park
  • Provence Estate
  • Centennial Park
  • Dunsborough Lions Park

Sporting Grounds include:

  • Barnard Park
  • Bovell Park
  • Churchill park
  • Lou Weston 
  • Sir Stewart Bovell Sporting Complex
  • Vasse Playing Fields
  • Dunsborough Playing Fields


Please see the below links for information about specific parks, gardens beaches and reserves. These links are for the most popular function venues in the City. If your preferred location falls outside of places listed, please contact the City for further information. We can supply information about the availability of electricity, water, bins, BBQs and toilets.

How to Make a Booking:

To make a booking please see the attached forms on Booking Information page or contact;

Venue Support Services

Phone (08) 9781 0383


To secure your booking you will need to submit the Contract of Hire Form (you must be print and sign forms before being submitted) and the Application to Consume Liquor form (if applicable).

If a fee is payable an invoice will be sent to you.  Once payment has been received this will secure your booking.

Your permit will then be issued. 

Cleaning and Waste

Hirers are responsible for the disposal of their recyclable and non-recyclable rubbish into the bins provided at the Public Open Space. 

If no bins are provided then the Hirer must remove all rubbish from the Public Open Space. Cleaning costs, waste removal costs or costs to repair damage will be charge in accordance with the terms of the Contract of Hire caused during the Hire Period.