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Guided Walk: Seniors Festival – Meadowbank Park to Anderson Park

Join us on a walk during Seniors Festival Celebration through the local area of Meadowbank.

Points of interest will be the war memorials at Meadowbank Park, tales of early settlers including James Shepherd who settled in the Eastern Farms (as the area was known) in 1795, the reason for the name Charity Point, sites of the Parramatta River punt, the Ryde wharf and the swimming baths. This is a really interesting part of the LGA with the walk giving lovely views over the river.  


Date: Thursday 20 February 2020
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm (arrive 9.45am)

Meeting Point: At the gazebo near the amenities building.
Parking: Parking available onsite and in surrounding streets.


Easy grade walk suitable for seniors and retirees. Walk distance is approximately 3km so a basic level of fitness and mobility is required. This walk is conducted on a combination of paths and bush tracks including some uneven ground, slopes and occasional steps. This walk is not suitable prams, strollers or mobility devices.


  • No dogs
  • No smoking.

Equipment: Please bring your own water, re-usable water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellent.

Clothing: Must be suitable for physical activity. Hats must be worn. Bring a jacket in the event of inclement weather.

Footwear: Shoes must be sturdy, enclosed, have a non-slip sole and suitable for physical activity. Thongs, sandals and open toed shoes are not permitted.

This is an Active in Ryde program brought to you by the City of Ryde.

Date & Time

Thursday 20 February 2020 / 9.45AM - 12.00PM


City of Ryde
Phone: 9952 8222


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Meadowbank Park, Constitution Rd, Meadowbank 2114 View Map

-33.817300, 151.082651
Constitution Rd, Meadowbank New South Wales 2114

Meadowbank Park

Constitution Rd, Meadowbank 2114

Last updated on 7 January 2020