Bailey Reserve in Bentleigh East is a park consisting mainly of two ovals. The eastern end offers an off-leash area, providing approximately 8,000 sqm of space, which is plenty of room for dogs to run and play.

The park is shared as a sporting oval and has a fence along the main roads, but it's important to note that it isn't fully fenced. The car park connected to the park is also not fenced, so keep an eye on your furry friends near these areas. The park's simple layout with open spaces makes it ideal for a relaxed outing.

Baileys Reserve Off-Leash Area in Bentleigh East

Off-Leash Amenities

Bailey Reserve offers off-leash amenities. Here's what you'll find:

  • Dog bag stations: convenient dog bag dispensers to keep the park clean.
  • Water stations: dedicated water fountains to keep your dog hydrated.
  • Walking path: perfect for a stroll with your pup.

On-Leash Area Amenities

The on-leash areas at Bailey Reserve also offer a variety of amenities:

  • Toilets: Located near the BBQ and parking area.
  • Sports areas: Include golf cages, fitness stations, a skate park, cricket nets, and a sporting oval.
  • Bbq facilities: Great for a family day out.
  • Playground: For the kids to enjoy while the dogs play.
  • Rotunda: Ideal for picnics and gatherings.
  • Tables and seating areas: Plenty of spots to sit and relax.

Baileys Reserve rotanda in Bentleigh East

Location & Visiting Bailey Reserve

Bailey Reserve is easily accessible with a 3-hour parking lot at the park entrance via Gardeners Road. There's also plenty of street parking along Gardeners Road. While the park sees a fair number of visitors, it maintains a spacious and open atmosphere, perfect for quality time with your dog

What are  the Off-Leash Rules at Bailey Reserve>

while bailey reserve is a fantastic spot for off-leash play, it's important to follow the rules to ensure everyone’s safety and enjoyment. dogs must be on-leash within 20 metres of:

  • Barbecues and picnic areas
  • Children’s playgrounds
  • Sports and recreation facilities
  • Public and sporting events (including set up and take down)
  • Any park maintenance activities

additionally, dogs are not allowed within fenced playgrounds or sports and recreation facilities, including the cricket nets, golf birdie cage, and skate park. these rules are in place to ensure the safety of all park visitors, including children and pets.