Princes Park is a major sports and recreation ground, home to the Carlton football club’s training ground plus bowling, cricket and tennis facilities.
The park’s features include the Carlton Recreation Ground’s football stadium (Ikon Park); sports clubs for a range of activities; a children’s playground; the ‘Within Three Worlds’ sculpture; and barbecue and picnic facilities.
There are lovely walks along avenues of elm and Moreton Bay fig trees, and views from the southern part of the park take in the city skyline, across to the Melbourne General Cemetery.
200-590 Royal Parade Carlton North VIC 3054
Phone: 03 9658 9658
Some street parking available. Permit zones may apply.