Mornington playground is located between Main St Mornington and the stunning Mornington beach. With a range of equipment available for kids, it's very popular in warm weather and during the school holidays. The playground is a favourite for locals and tourists alike.
The giant wooden ship is probably the most famous part of this playground. There are plenty of holes and nooks and crevices for kids to find and hide in. The ship is a meeting place for many kids looking to play with others and is very safe with railings, soft bark and only minor heights accessible for kids throughout.
With a slide and a swing set as well as some other standard play equipment (including a set of monkey bars), most kids will be entertained with Mornington playground.
There is a pathway that meanders through Mornington playground towards the beach and this is a great place to take the kids for a walk. Along the path you will find plenty of open areas to play with balls and lots of area to spread your wings.
The playground is very close to the shops and cafes in Mornington so it's a great opportunity to take the family to get some food (such as local fish and chips).
Fortunately Mornington playground isn't just a playground. As well as some large open areas, there are plenty of picnic tables and Barbeques for those looking to spend a leisurely weekend afternoon with family and friends. Bins can be found the park for rubbish disposal and public toilets are located a short distance away at the rear of the park.
With some large trees located near the tables, kids can hang around and climb to a safe height. Many of these trees are very old and have been climbed by kids for decades.
Mornington playground is accessible by public transport by taking a bus from Frankston. For those with cars, there is ample car parking space around the park.
Mornington beach is located just across the road and is another great place to take your family.