Recreation Facilities

Recreation Facilities

The City of St. John's has many recreation facilities for general public use or for rental by public, community or private groups. Recreation facilities include indoor and outdoor swimming pools, outdoor stages, sports fields of all kinds, skate parks and indoor multipurpose facilities. The City of St. John's maintains a a non-smoking/no alcohol policy at all facilities.

H.G.R. Mews Community CentreExterior view of the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre
Located at 40 Mundy Pond Road (corner of Mundy Pond Road and Ropewalk Lane), this multi-purpose facility offers many amenities including: racquetball courts, gymnasium, multi-purpose room for meetings and small gatherings, 25-metre swimming pool with diving board, pool viewing area, co-ed steam room/dry sauna, wheelchair accessible, pool lift, chairs and ample parking.  For more information call 709-576-8499 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

 
 

Wedgewood Park Recreation CentreExterior view of the Wedgewood Park Recreation Centre
Located at 47 Gleneyre Street off Torbay Road, this multi-purpose facility offers many amenities including: gymnasium, multi-purpose room for meetings and small gatherings, 18-metre swimming pool, pool viewing area, outdoor tennis courts, wheelchair accessible, pool lift, chairs and ample parking. For more information please call 709-576-8631 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

 

Exterior view of the St. John's Recreation Centre, Buckmaster's Circle
St. John’s Recreation Centre
Located in Buckmaster’s Circle (off Rickett’s Road or Pennywell Road).  A spacious facility ideal for any sporting activity or event; including soccer, ball hockey, tennis and badminton. Two courts or one oversize court are available for rent. Amenities include: gymnasium rental, facility rentals, male and female change rooms and shower facilities, wheelchair accessible and parking. For booking information please call 709-576-8499 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

Rotary Sunshine Park ChaletExterior view of the Rotary "Sunshine" Park Chalet
Located off Thorburn Road, the Rotary 'Sunshine' Park Chalet is a modern facility that can sleep 24 people. Many amenities are available for programming, meetings and social functions including full kitchen with dishwasher, propane fireplace, outdoor barbecue and large patio deck. The chalet is located in a tranquil setting with outdoor fields and an unsupervised swimming/beach area. For information on booking the Rotary Chalet, please call 709-576-8499 or 576-8631 or email recreation@stjohns.ca. Please click Rotary 'Sunshine' Park Chalet to view more photos or to complete an application.

 

 
Exterior view of the Shea Heights Community CentreShea Heights Community Centre
Located at 130 Linegar Avenue is available for rentals to host birthday parties,
baby and wedding showers, and meetings. Amenities include: multipurpose room, kitchen and wheelchair accessibility. Rentals are based on the availability of facility and staff. For more information, please call 709-576-1023 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.
 

 

The Kilbride Lions Community CentreExterior view of the Kilbride Lions Community Centre
Located off Fahey Street, the Kilbride Lions Community Centre is available to host birthday parties, baby and wedding showers and meetings. Amenities include: multi-purpose room, kitchen and wheelchair accessibility. Rentals are based on the availability of facility and staff. For more information, please call 709-368-0250 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

Southlands Community Centre
Located at 40 Teakwood Drive, is available for rentals to host birthday parties, baby and wedding showers and meetings. Amenities include: two multi-purpose rooms, board room, a kitchen and wheelchair accessibility. Rentals are based on the availability of facility and staff. For more information, please call 709-364-5252, 364-5128, 364-5129 or email recreation@stjohns.ca