Roma Street Parkland Rules

To ensure that all visitors have an enjoyable visit to the parkland, the following parkland conditions of entry apply.

  • Conduct causing public nuisance is not permitted – this includes being drunk, disorderly or creating a disturbance;
  • Children are to be supervised at all times. All visitors must comply with signage, security and parkland management; 
  • Cyclists, rollerbladers and skateboarders must give way to pedestrians and must observe the limit speed of 15km/h on all paths; and
  • Pets to be on a leash at all times. No pets are permitted in the Spectacle Garden in Colin Campbell Place.

The following activities are not permitted:

  • littering;
  • camping or overnight sleeping;
  • consumption of alcohol outside of designated areas*;
  • fishing or swimming in waterways or the lake;
  • religious or political activities;
  • pegging/staking into lawns;
  • attaching items to parkland infrastructure or trees;
  • disposal of ice or hot water on lawns or garden beds;
  • feeding of wildlife;
  • distribution of leaflets, soliciting, hawking or spruiking;
  • open flames, candles, portable cooking devices or gas stoves; and
  • organised sporting activities or ball games. No studded footwear.

No noise before 7am or after 10pm, Monday to Saturday / 8am and 10pm Sundays. 

Authorisation is required for the following activities:-

  • conducting surveys;
  • selling or promoting goods;
  • filming or professional photography;
  • busking;
  • events and activations, including regular activities by groups or individuals; and
  • peaceful assembly or procession.

Activity may be recorded on CCTV.

* designated area is defined as the Celebration and Lakeside Precincts as per Section 173 (C) of the Liquor Act 1992