Parks & Public Facilities


York has three scenic parks:

Avon Park

Lowe Street.

The banks of the Avon River offer a perfect picnic spot with free gas BBQs, picnic tables, shady trees and public toilet facilities.  Take the kids to the newly established skate park, 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 Millett Lane, on the opposite side of the river from Avon Park.

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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.

NOTE: Boardwalk is currently closed for repairs.

Mount Brown Picnic Area

Pioneer Drive, York (on left just before Mount Brown lookout).

Mount Brown picnic area is a pet-friendly picnic spot with shady trees, a free BBQ, picnic tables and a toilet facility. 

Car Parks and Public Facilities

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

Howick Street Toilet

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

Click here to download the York CBD Parking and public toilets map.