Victoria Park is in central Newbury, only a few minutes walk from the river, main carparks and shops. It’s a beautiful spacious area with lots to do for kids of all ages and abilities. The areas are connected with lovely smooth paths, perfect for scooting or junior riders.
Victoria Park Playground, Newbury
The children’s playground has lots of fun equipment for all ages. Older kids will like the big tower with long tunnel tube slides. There is a play section for younger children including swings and ride on bouncers. There are swings for children with additional needs.
The full list of equipment is as follows: multi-games unit, springers, basket swings, sandpit, dish roundabout, DDA roundabout, rotator, caterpillar, swings, seesaw, timber stepping stones mega climbing tower with large tube slides, cable runway.
Victoria Park Boating Pond, Newbury
There is a lovely boating pond – perfect for launching model boats or watching the ducks.
Victoria Park Skate Park, Newbury
Teens can check out the concrete skate park with plenty of ramps and rails. There is also a steel half pipe.
Victoria Park Splash Park, Newbury
We visited in February so the splash park was closed but it looks like a great fun option to cool off a summer’s day. The splash park includes a water play area, overhead buckets, umbrella and streams from the floor.
There are also tennis courts which offer tennis coaching sessions for kids.
For a full list of other playgrounds in Newbury, check out the Newbury Town Council website.