Public Facilities

Parks

York has three scenic parks:

Avon Pioneer Park

Lowe Street.

**** Avon Pioneer Park is currently closed from January 2020 to approx. May 2020 for redevelopment.

The banks of the Avon River offer a perfect picnic spot with free gas BBQs, picnic tables, shady trees and public toilet facilities.  Stroll down to the Swinging Bridge and walk along the Avon Walk Trail.

York is an RV friendly Shire with 24 hour free RV parking and a dump point located at Janet Millet Lane, on the opposite side of the river from Avon Park.

Peace Park

South Street.

Home to the Peace Park Charity Markets held on the second Saturday of every month.  Click here for the Shire of York Event Calendar.

Gwambygine Park

Great Southern Hwy, heading towards Beverley.

One of the few remaining permanent pools of the Avon River, just 11 kms south of York.  

Gwambygine Park is also a pet friendly free 24 hour RV camping spot.  Free gas BBQ, potable water and Public Toilets available.

Car Parks

There are two large public car parks on Lowe Street and Howick Street.

Two hour parking is available on the main street (Avon Terrace).

Public Toilets

There are three public toilet locations close to the York town centre.

1. York Town Hall, cnr of Avon Terrace and Joaquina Street

Opening hours: 7 days per week: 9.30am - 4.00pm.

York Town Hall

2. Avon Park, Lowe Street

**** Avon Park toilets are currently closed from January 2020 to approx. May 2020 for redevelopment.

Opening Hours: 7am-7pm, 7 days a week

Location to closest landmark from Avon Terrace: behind IGA Supermarket

The banks of the Avon River offer a perfect picnic spot with free gas BBQs, picnic tables, shady trees and public toilet facilities.  Stroll down to the Swinging Bridge and walk along the Avon Walk Trail. 

Avon Park Toilet

3. Opposite Peace Park, cnr of Howick and South Street

Opening Hours: 7am to 7pm, 7 days a week

Location to closest landmark from Avon Terrace: behind Castle Hotel

Howick Street Toilet

4. Courthouse Complex, laneway between Avon Terrace and Lowe Street

**** Courthouse Complex public toilets will be open from January 2020 to approx. May 2020 while Avon Park is under redevelopment.

Opening Hours: 7am to 7pm, 7 days a week

Location to closest landmark from Avon Terrace: laneway near Courthouse Complex connecting Avon Terrace and Lowe Street

The toilets are located on the left, external to the Courthouse complex as you are approaching from Lowe Street carpark.